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  NCJ Number: NCJ 031761     Find in a Library
  Title: LIMITS OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE POLICY - FOUR PERSPECTIVES OF AMERICAN CRIME CONTROL AND JUSTICE
  Document URL: PDF 
  Author(s): M KELLY
  Corporate Author: US Dept of Justice
LEAA
National Institute of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice
United States of America
  Date Published: 1975
  Page Count: 81
  Annotation: FINAL REPORT ON A PROJECT TO DESCRIBE AND CRITIQUE THE OPERATIONS OF THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM FROM THE PERSPECTIVES OF THE DUE PROCESS, CRIME CONTROL, REHABILITATION, AND ORGANIZATIONAL MODELS.
  Abstract: THIS PROJECT WAS UNDERTAKEN IN RESPONSE TO THE PERCEIVED FAILINGS OF THE UNITED STATES' CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM. THE METHODOLOGY EMPLOYED BY THE STUDY WAS TO REVIEW THE STATE-OF-THE-ART OF LITERATURE ON CRIMINAL JUSTICE THEORIES AS THEY RELATE TO PLANNING AND POLICY-MAKING. THE AUTHOR CONCLUDES THAT BY MAKING POLICY-MAKERS AND PLANNERS AWARE OF THE SHORTCOMINGS INVOLVED WITH RELYING TOO HEAVILY ON ANY ONE MODEL, THEY WILL PRODUCE MORE BALANCED CRIMINAL JUSTICE PLANNING.
  Index Term(s): Crime control model ; Due process model ; Planning ; Policy ; Organization studies ; Models ; Rehabilitation ; Criminal justice system policy
  Sponsoring Agency: US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
United States of America
  Grant Number: 74-NI-99-0053
  Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
  Type: Best Practice/State-of-the-Art Review
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
   
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