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NCJ Number: 35407 Find in a Library
Title: NEGATIVE ASPECTS OF UNIFIED CORRECTIONAL PROGRAMS (FROM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF STATE JUVENILE DELINQUENCY PROGRAM ADMINISTRATORS - PROCEEDINGS OF THE SECOND ANNUAL MANAGEMENT SEMINAR, DENVER, NOV 19-22, 1974)
Author(s): J S COUGHLIN
Corporate Author: National Assoc of State Administrators
Juvenile Delinquency Program
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 12
Sponsoring Agency: National Assoc of State Administrators
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: DISCUSSION OF INSTANCES IN WHICH THE AUTHOR FEELS THAT THE CREATION OF LARGE STATE BUREAUCRACIES TO ATTEMPT TO PROVIDE ALL CORRECTIONAL SERVICES TO ALL COMMUNITIES HAS IMPEDED THE FUNCTIONAL INTEGRATION OF THESE SERVICES.
Abstract: IT IS STATED THAT THE STATE-LEVEL CORRECTIONAL BUREAUCRACIES FAIL TO PROVIDE ADEQUATE DIVERSIONARY PROGRAMS, FAIL TO PROVIDE EQUAL SERVICES BY ATTACHING FUNDING AND TREATMENT TO LABELING JUVENILES IN ORDER OF NEED, AND REMOVAL OF RESOURCES FROM RECEIVERS AT LOCAL LEVEL.
Index Term(s): Correctional organization; Interagency cooperation; Intergovernmental relations; Juvenile correctional planning; Juvenile Corrections/Detention; Juvenile court diversion; Offender classification; State government
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