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NCJ Number: 229451 Find in a Library
Title: Maintaining Programme Integrity: The FOR...A Change Programme and the Resettlement of Ex-Prisoners
Journal: International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology  Volume:54  Issue:1  Dated:February 2010  Pages:131-140
Author(s): Maurice Vanstone
Date Published: February 2010
Page Count: 10
Document: HTML (Publisher Site)
Type: Program/Project Evaluation
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This article describes the process and results of monitoring the programme integrity of FOR...A Change, a group programme for offenders, as it was being delivered in three prisons in the United Kingdom.
Abstract: In so doing, it briefly describes the aims, structure, and theoretical orientation of the programme; explains what informed the particular approach to checking for integrity and how it was implemented; outlines the results; and finally, postulates the requisite conditions for the successful maintenance of programme integrity. (Publisher Abstract)
Main Term(s): Corrections effectiveness
Index Term(s): Corrections in foreign countries; Evaluation criteria; Evaluation measures; Foreign criminal justice research; Inmate treatment; Program implementation; Treatment effectiveness; United Kingdom (UK)
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