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NCJ Number: 32900 Find in a Library
Title: PLACE OF BEHAVIOR THERAPY IN CORRECTION
Journal: CRIME AND DELINQUENCY  Volume:22  Issue:2  Dated:(APRIL 1976)  Pages:211-217
Author(s): D E SILBER
Corporate Author: National Council on Crime and Delinquency
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 7
Sponsoring Agency: National Council on Crime and Delinquency
Newark, NJ 07102
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: REVIEW OF SOME OF THE BEHAVIOR THERAPY TECHNIQUES USED TO CORRECT ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR AND DESCRIPTIONS OF AVERSIVE CONDITIONING AND POSITIVE REINFORCEMENT TECHNIQUES.
Abstract: THE AUTHOR FEELS THAT BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION TECHNIQUES MUST BE CAREFULLY REGULATED LEST THEY BECOME USED AS PUNISHMENT. ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION ARE OUTLINED.
Index Term(s): Behavior modification; Corrections
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