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NCJ Number: 41260 Find in a Library
Title: MANDATORY SENTENCING - AN ANSWER TO RECIDIVISM
Journal: SECURITY MANAGEMENT  Volume:20  Issue:5  Dated:(NOVEMBER 1976)  Pages:17-20
Author(s): E M KENNEDY
Corporate Author: American Soc for Industrial Security
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 4
Sponsoring Agency: American Soc for Industrial Security
Arlington, VA 22209
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: IN THIS ARTICLE, SENATOR EDWARD KENNEDY ARGUES THAT SWIFT AND CERTAIN PUNISHMENT FOR CRIMINALS AND THE INCARCERATION OF REPEAT OFFENDERS WOULD REDUCE THE GROWING CRIME RATE AND PUBLIC FEAR OF CRIME IN THE U.S.
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Index Term(s): Crime Control Programs; Deterrence; Fear of crime; Incarceration; Mandatory Sentencing; Recidivism; Sentencing disparity
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