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NCJ Number: 31586 Find in a Library
Title: PROGRAMS OF CORRECTIONAL STUDY IN HIGHER EDUCATION
Journal: CRIME AND DELINQUENCY  Volume:22  Issue:1  Dated:(JANUARY 1976)  Pages:52-66
Author(s): V O'LEARY
Corporate Author: National Council on Crime and Delinquency
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 15
Sponsoring Agency: National Council on Crime and Delinquency
Newark, NJ 07102
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: SUMMARY OF INFORMATION GENERATED AT A SIXTEEN-DAY WORKSHOP FOR FACULTY FROM TWENTY-TWO UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES THAT OFFER SPECIFIC AND ORGANIZED PROGRAMS OF STUDY CONCERNED WITH CORRECTIONAL GOALS AND PROCESSES.
Abstract: THE AUTHOR DISCUSSES SOME BACKGROUND REGARDING CONTEMPORARY PROGRAMS, THE STUDENTS IN THE PROGRAMS CURRICULAR APPROACHES, AND RELATIONSHIPS WITH CORRECTIONAL AGENCIES. FOUR TYPES OF ACADEMIC RESPONSES TO THE FIELD OF CORRECTION ARE IDENTIFIED ALONG WITH SOME IMPORTANT DILEMMAS THAT MUST BE ADDRESSED BY ACADEMIC TRAINING IN CORRECTION.
Index Term(s): Corrections; Curriculum; Higher education; Rehabilitation; Students
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