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NCJ Number: 35812 Find in a Library
Title: OPTIONAL PROGRAMMING - A MODEL STRUCTURE FOR THE FEDERAL CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION AT BUTNER
Journal: FEDERAL PROBATION  Volume:40  Issue:2  Dated:(JUNE 1976)  Pages:37-44
Author(s): R B LEVINSON; D A DEPPE
Corporate Author: Administrative Office of the United States Courts
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 8
Sponsoring Agency: Administrative Office of the United States Courts
Washington, DC 20544
Publisher: https://www.uscourts.gov 
Type: Program Description (Model)
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE STRUCTURE AND PROGRAMS OF THE CORRECTIONAL COMPONENT OF THE FEDERAL CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION AT BUTNER, NORTH CAROLINA, ARE DESCRIBED.
Abstract: BUTNER CONCENTRATES ON REPEAT OFFENDERS WITH RECORDS OF VIOLENCE, AND PARTICIPATION, AFTER A THREE MONTH PERIOD, IS VOLUNTARY. BEYOND THE REQUIREMENT THAT EACH INMATE PARTICIPATE ALWAYS IN AT LEAST ONE WORK AND ONE WORK OR SELF-IMPROVEMENT ACTIVITY, AND THAT THEY ATTEND ALL STAFF-PLANNED ACTIVITIES, INMATES CHOOSE THEIR OWN PROGRAMS AND SCHEDULES. A PROPOSED EVALUATION PROJECT IS DESCRIBED.
Index Term(s): Federal correctional facilities; Inmate Programs; Model programs; Recidivists; Violent offenders
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