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NCJ Number: 41205 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: CORRECTIONAL LAW - A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SELECTED BOOKS AND ARTICLES
Corporate Author: American Correctional Assoc
United States of America
Editor(s): J CURTIS; R CRANE; M WEISZ
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 28
Sponsoring Agency: American Correctional Assoc
Alexandria, VA 22314
National Institute of Corrections
Washington, DC 20534
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 73-ED-99-0027
Type: Bibliography
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF BOOKS, ARTICLES, PAMPHLETS, AND MONOGRAPHS COVERS A WIDE RANGE OF TOPICS AND LEGAL ISSUES RELATED TO CORRECTIONS.
Abstract: THE LISTINGS ARE ARRANGED IN CATEGORIES SUCH AS: CRIMINAL LAW--GENERALLY, ACCESS TO COURTS AND COUNSEL, ACCESS TO THE MEDIA, BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION, CIVIL DISABILITIES AND RIGHTS OF EX-OFFENDERS, CIVIL RIGHTS LITIGATION, CORRESPONDENCE AND PUBLICATIONS, CRUEL AND UNUSUAL PUNISHMENT, AND DETAINERS. OTHER TOPICS COVERED INCLUDE ESCAPE, GRIEVANCE PROCEDURES, HABEAS CORPUS, INSTITUTIONAL CONDITIONS, JUVENILES, MEDICAL TREATMENT, MODEL LEGISLATION AND PROCEDURES, PROBATION AND PAROLE, REHABILITATION AND THE RIGHT TO TREATMENT, SENTENCING, TRANSFERS, THE RIGHT TO ORGANIZE, AND VISITATION. ONLY TIMELY PUBLICATIONS WERE SELECTED AS RECENT SUPREME COURT DECISIONS RENDERED MANY ITEMS OUTDATED. A DESCRIPTIVE WORD INDEX IS PRESENTED.
Index Term(s): Censorship; Detainers; Habeas corpus; Inmate grievances; Parole; Prisoner's rights; Probation; Right to treatment; Sentencing/Sanctions
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