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NCJ Number: 32741 Find in a Library
Title: PHASE 1 EVALUATION OF PRETRIAL RELEASE PROGRAMS - WORK PRODUCT FIVE - DESIGNS FOR PHASE 2 NATIONAL SCOPE RESEARCH ON PRETRIAL RELEASE PROGRAMS, FEBRUARY 1976
Corporate Author: National Ctr for State Courts
Publications Dept
United States of America
Project Director: W H THOMAS
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 25
Sponsoring Agency: National Ctr for State Courts
Williamsburg, VA 23185
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice

US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 75-NI-99-0071
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Best Practice/State-of-the-Art Review
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: PROPOSALS FOR EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH ON THE NATIONAL LEVEL TO TEST THE ASSUMPTIONS UNDERLYING VARIOUS ASPECTS OF PRETRIAL RELEASE PROGRAM ACTIVITY.
Abstract: THIS PAPER IS THE FIFTH OF SIX PRODUCTS OF A NATIONAL EVALUATION OF PRETRIAL RELEASE PROGRAMS TO DETERMINE THE CURRENT KNOWLEDGE OF THEIR EFFECTIVENESS, TO ASSESS THE USEFULNESS OF THIS KNOWLEDGE FOR PLANNING AND FUNDING DECISIONS, AND TO DEVELOP RESEARCH DESIGNS TO OBTAIN INFORMATION NECESSARY FOR A FULL EVALUATION. THE COMPARATIVE APPROACH AND EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH DESIGNS ARE DISCUSSED. RESEARCH ISSUES CONSIDERED INCLUDE PROGRAM IMPACT ON RELEASE RATES AND THE COMPARATIVE EFFECTIVENESS OF ALTERNATIVE PROGRAM PROCEDURES. PROVISIONS FOR FOLLOW-UP STUDIES OF LEAA-FUNDED RESEARCH ARE ALSO REVIEWED. FOR THE OTHER FIVE PARTS OF THIS PHASE I EVALUATION, SEE NCJ-32738-40 AND NCJ-32742-43.
Index Term(s): Comparative analysis; Cost/Benefit Analysis; Evaluation; National Evaluation Program; Pretrial release; Program evaluation; Release on recognizance; Research design
Note: NATIONAL EVALUATION PROGRAM
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