1 edition of Community corrections in America found in the catalog.
Community corrections in America
by National Coalition for Mental and Substance Abuse Health Care in the Justice System ; [Washington, D.C.?], National Institute of Corrections in [Seattle, Wash.]
Written in English
|Other titles||New directions and sounder investments for persons with mental illness and codisorders|
|Statement||[edited by Arthur J. Lurigio].|
|Contributions||Lurigio, Arthur J., National Coalition for Mental and Substance Abuse Health Care in the Justice System (U.S.), National Institute of Corrections (U.S.)|
|LC Classifications||HV9279 .C63 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 171 p. :|
|Number of Pages||171|
|LC Control Number||97222208|
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Community corrections is the obvious answer when it comes to effecting change in the criminal justice system; here’s three ways we can make it. Book (Softbound) Language: English: Country: United States of America: Annotation: This text focuses on the history and contemporary operation of institutional and community-based corrections for adults and juveniles, as well as on inmate characteristics and programs, corrections management, and policy issues in corrections.
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Community corrections in America: new directions and sounder investments for persons with mental illness and codisorders. [Arthur J Lurigio; National Coalition for Mental and Substance Abuse Health Care in the Justice System (U.S.); National Institute of Corrections (U.S.);].Book Description Oxford Elsevier LTD AprTaschenbuch.
Condition: Neu. Neuware - Corrections in the Community is an introductory text that provides a solid foundation of the most recent and salient information available on the broad and dynamic subject of community corrections/5(13).