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NCJ Number: NCJ 092448     Find in a Library
Title: Crime and Justice: A Review of Research, Volume 5
Corporate Author: University of Maryland
United States of America
Editor(s): M Tonry ; N Morris
Date Published: 1983
Page Count: 315
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice
US Department of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America

German Marshall Fund of the US
United States of America

US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
United States of America
Grant Number: 80-IJ-CX-0022 (S2); 1-31536
Sale Source: University of Chicago Press
1427 East 60th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
United States of America
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Devoted to current and important concerns related to improved understanding and control of crime, this volume includes essays on incapacitation research, prison labor and prison industries, the history of women's prisons (1790-1890), and sexual offenses and offenders.
Abstract: It also offers a collection of essays on the organization of criminological research in Australia, Canada, Great Britain, the Netherlands, and the Federal Republic of Germany and the major directions of the research efforts in these countries. The comparative studies reveal uncertainty about research funding and the direction criminological research should take. For individual essays, see NCJ 92447-57.
Index Term(s): Research programs ; Program financing ; Prisoners rights ; Research methods ; Sex offenses ; Employment ; Criminology ; Funding sources ; Sex offenders ; Convicted offender incapacitation ; Womens correctional institutions ; Research uses in policymaking ; Criminal justice research ; Great Britain/United Kingdom ; Canada ; Germany ; Netherlands ; Australia
   
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