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Title: Ohio Communicator Spring 2000: Special Edition
Corporate Author: Ohio Dept of Rehabilitation and Correction
United States of America
Editor(s): Tessa Unwin
Date Published: 2000
Page Count: 20
Sponsoring Agency: NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
Ohio Dept of Rehabilitation and Correction
Columbus, OH 43222
Sale Source: Ohio Dept of Rehabilitation and Correction
770 West Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43222
United States of America

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Type: Historical Overview
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This document contains 14 articles by employees of the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction.
Abstract: The document contains articles by Department staff who have seen many changes during their careers as well as relatively new employees who take a look at the present and the future with fresh perspectives. Individual articles describe: (1) a warden’s perspective on programs; (2) a brief historical overview by the Director of the Department of Rehabilitation and Correction; (3) the changing face of corrections, as seen by the Deputy Director, Office of Policy; (4) the lives of incarcerated women, described by a Corrections Specialist at the Ohio Reformatory for Women; (5) community service; (6) a new warden’s perspective on working with female offenders; (7) community corrections; (8) flexible standards regarding prison conditions and treatment of inmates; (9) the use of human resources and technology in corrections; (10) prisons in the 21st century; (11) privatization in corrections; (12) the early history of the Ohio penitentiary; (13) preparing professionals for the next century; and (14) one man’s recollections of his first day as a social worker in a correctional facility almost 30 years earlier.
Main Term(s): Criminology
Index Term(s): Correctional personnel; Female inmates; Female offenders; Ohio; Privatization in corrections; Science and Technology; State correctional facilities; State government; Women's correctional institutions
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