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NCJ Number: 40464 Find in a Library
Title: SOURCES OF USEFUL POLICY RESEARCH - THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE EXPERIENCE
Author(s): S ADAMS
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 18
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 74-NI-99-0031
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: PAPER ON SELECTED ASPECTS OF A SURVEY THAT SOUGHT INFORMATION ON AGENCY PERCEPTIONS OF THE USEFULNESS OF RESEARCH, THE AREAS IN WHICH UTILITY WAS MOST EVIDENT, AND THE SOURCES OF THE USEFUL RESEARCH.
Abstract: THE PAPER DISCUSSES RESPONSES TO A QUESTIONNAIRE SENT TO CORRECTIONAL AGENCIES, POLICE DEPARTMENTS, AND COURT ADMINISTRATION OFFICES. ONE OF THE MAJOR FINDINGS OF THE STUDY WAS THAT THE THREE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SUBSYSTEMS FOUND SEARCH USEFUL FOR MODIFYING THEIR STRUCTURES AND PROCESSES BUT NOT FOR CHANGING OFFENDERS OR IMPROVING PUBLIC SAFETY. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT)....KAP
Index Term(s): Criminal justice research; Research uses in policymaking
Note: PREPARED FOR PRESENTATION AT 71ST MEETING OF THE AMERICAN SOCIOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION, AUGUST 30 - SEPTEMBER 3, 1976
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