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Issues in corrections

Edward Eldefonso

Issues in corrections

a book of readings.

by Edward Eldefonso

  • 15 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Glencoe Press in Beverly Hills [Calif.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Corrections -- United States.,
    • Correctional institutions -- United States.,
    • Correctional personnel -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      SeriesGlencoe Press criminal justice series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV9304 .E44
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 372 p.
      Number of Pages372
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5415550M
      LC Control Number73007365

        Reading Group Guide. The questions and discussion topics that follow are intended to enhance your group's reading of Jonathan Franzen's The Corrections, an unflinchingly honest yet ultimately redemptive chronicle of an American hope they will help you approach the complex story of the Lamberts, which takes a hard look at the role of family in contemporary society and Brand: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.   Introduction to Corrections, by Michael L. Birzer and Cliff Roberson, Washburn University, Copperhouse Atomic Dog Publishing, , pp. This book cannot be judged by its cover. From the title, Introduction to Corrections, seasoned corrections professionals might not think it is useful for them or might think that it was written primarily as.

      Paying particular attention to present issues, policies and procedures, Correctional Administration provides excellent coverage of both theory and practice. The book is written to help readers understand the past, present and future of corrections, the functions of correctional administrators and the issues that drive administrators to create new operational approaches to new challenges. Key Issues in Corrections is a fascinating book that critically analyzes the most important challenges affecting the correctional system in the United States. Jeffrey Ian Ross, an expert in the field, builds on his acclaimed book Special Problems in Corrections to examine both long-standing and emerging issues, grounding the discussion in.

      It takes current topics in institutional corrections and explores the main issues surrounding each. Themes include institutional corrections, prison behavior (including gangs and misconduct), solitary confinement, prison programming, and rehabilitation." -- From back cover. Find Book in Print. Coronavirus Information and Resources; Using The. Corrections Today is the professional membership publication of the American Correctional Association (ACA).Its international readership includes individuals involved in every sector of the corrections and criminal justice fields. The magazine is published six times a year.


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KEY FEATURES: Perspective from a Practitioner boxes, written by professionals in corrections, give a glimpse into the daily lives of those working in the correctional system.

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Winner of the National Book Award for Fiction. Nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award/5(K). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Eldefonso, Edward. Issues in corrections. Beverly Hills [Calif.] Glencoe Press [] (OCoLC) The Third Edition of Corrections: A Text/Reader provides students with the best of both worlds—a brief authored text accompanied by carefully selected and edited explanations of all of the major course topics help students understand the impact of new directions and policy in corrections.

Policy-oriented original research articles demonstrate how research drives these advances. The first component of the United States correctional system that I have chose to discuss is the problem caused by overcrowded prisons.

This is an important topic because overcrowded facilities are a huge problem in America and are very detrimental to society.

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