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NCJ Number: 33284 Find in a Library
Title: DEVELOPMENT OF CORRECTIONS
Author(s): ANONYMOUS
Date Published: Unknown
Sponsoring Agency: Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Sale Source: US Dept of Justice
US Bureau of Prisons
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United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Type: Historical Overview
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: PRESENTS THE ARCHITECTURE AND CIRCUMSTANCES OF SOCIETY'S RECENT EFFORT TO CONTAIN CRIMINAL BEHAVIOR.
Abstract: BY FOCUSING UPON THE INSTITUTIONAL PHASE OF THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM, IT TRACES SOME OF THE EVOLUTION OF ATTITUDES AND PROCEDURES WHICH FORM TODAY'S CORRECTIONAL SYSTEM. THE EMPLOYMENT OF EXILE, TORTURE, MUTILATION, TRANSPORTATION AND EXECUTION AS OLDER FORMS OF PUNISHMENT; THE RISE OF PENITENTIARIES IN AMERICAN AND EUROPEAN SCHEMES OF CORRECTIONAL REFORM; THE RIGID PRACTICES OF YESTERDAY AND TODAY-- ALL OF THESE REALITIES ARE GIVEN REPRESENTATION IN THIS SERIES. THE TRAINING OFFICER WHO WISHES TO USE THIS SLIDE SEQUENCE TO BEST ADVANTAGE WILL WANT TO APPEND A NUMBER OF SLIDES RELATING TO HIS IMMEDIATE STATE SITUATION.
Index Term(s): Architectural design; Audiovisual aids; Corrections; History of corrections
Note: *This document is currently unavailable from NCJRS. 124 SLIDES, SCRIPT, COLOR 1968 LOAN 124 SLIDES PRISONS & REHABILITATION/CORRECTIONS
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