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NCJ Number: 1162 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: INTERSTATE APPROACH TO CORRECTIONS MANPOWER AND TRAINING - A FINAL REPORT
Author(s): F DELL'APA; C D WELLER
Corporate Author: Western Interstate Cmssn for Higher Education
United States of America
Date Published: 1968
Page Count: 174
Sponsoring Agency: US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Western Interstate Cmssn for Higher Education
Boulder, CO 80302
Grant Number: OLEA-024
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: AN INTERSTATE APPROACH TO UPGRADING CORRECTIONAL MANPOWER AND STAFF THROUGH SPECIALIZED TRAINING IS DESCRIBED.
Abstract: THE WESTERN INTERSTATE COMMISSION FOR HIGHER EDUCATION (WICHE) ENCOMPASSES 11 WESTERN STATES IN CONTINENTAL U.S. PLUS ALASKA AND HAWAII. ITS PROJECT WAS TO DEVELOP TRAINING AND CURRICULUM MATERIALS FOR USE IN COLLEGES, AND TO UPGRADE PRESENT CORRECTIONAL SYSTEMS BY CONTINUING EDUCATION SEMINARS, FACULTY PLACEMENT IN CORRECTIONAL AGENCIES, AND TRAVELING FIELD CONSULTANTS. A LIST OF PUBLICATIONS RESULTING FROM THE PROJECT AND SPINOFF PROPOSALS ARE ABSTRACTED. A SUMMARY OF PROJECT ACTIVITIES IS SHOWN BY STATE. FUTURE ACTIVITIES AS A RESULT OF THIS PROJECT ARE PRESENTED.
Index Term(s): Correctional in-service training; Correctional institutions (juvenile); Curriculum; In-service Training; Personnel selection
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