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NCJ Number: 119499 Find in a Library
Title: Managing the Long Term Prisoner: A Report on an Australian Innovation in Unit Management
Journal: Howard Journal of Criminal Justice  Volume:28  Issue:3  Dated:(August 1989)  Pages:187-203
Author(s): R Robson
Date Published: 1989
Page Count: 16
Type: Program Description (Model)
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: Australia
Annotation: Bathurst Goal in New South Wales has carried out changes in managerial styles.
Abstract: The physical and social environment provided for prisoners in a "Unit Management" scheme has been found to be conducive to efficient management; it is also cost effective. This article describes and assesses both the "unit living" and the "participatory management" style involved. 1 note, 3 tables and 24 references. (Author abstract)
Main Term(s): Unit management
Index Term(s): Correctional Personnel Training; Inmate Education Assistance Programs; New South Wales; Prison conditions
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