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NCJ Number: 30780 Find in a Library
Title: PROVISIONAL GUIDELINES FOR DIAGNOSTIC IDENTIFICATION OF THE DANGEROUS PERSON (FROM SOUTHERN CONFERENCE ON CORRECTIONS, ANNUAL, 20TH, 1975 BY VERNON FOX - SEE NCJ-30775)
Author(s): H L KOZOL
Corporate Author: Florida State University
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 5
Sponsoring Agency: Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL 32304
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE AUTHOR SUGGESTS CRITERIA AND TECHNIQUES FOR EVALUATING AN INDIVIDUAL'S POTENTIAL FOR COMMITTING DANGERIOUS AND VIOLENT ACTS.
Abstract: IN ADDITION TO ROUTINE PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTING, THE AUTHOR SUGGESTS CAREFUL ANALYSIS OF THE INDIVIDUAL'S ACTIONS, SOCIAL BACKGROUND, AND LIFE STYLE. SUGGESTIONS ARE MADE FOR WEIGHING EACH OF THESE ELEMENTS AND PRODUCING A COMPOSITE EVALUATION.
Index Term(s): Evaluation criteria; Psychological evaluation; Techniques; Testing and measurement; Violent offenders
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