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NCJ Number: 41316 Find in a Library
Title: COMMUNITY CORRECTIONS IN IOWA - AN ALTERNATIVE TO TRADITION
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Iowa Crime Cmssn
United States of America

Iowa Bureau of Correctional Evaluation
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 123
Sponsoring Agency: Iowa Bureau of Correctional Evaluation
Des Moines, IA 50309
Iowa Crime Cmssn
Des Moines, IA 50319
Grant Number: 702-73-00-0470-43-01
Type: Program/Project Evaluation
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: FINANCED BY THE IOWA CRIME COMMISSION, THIS ANALYTIC STUDY CONCERNS PARTICIPANTS IN COMMUNITY CORRECTION PROGRAMS IN IOWA IN 1974.
Abstract: THE FIRST CHAPTER GIVES A BRIEF HISTORY AND DESCRIPTION OF IOWA'S COMMUNITY CORRECTION EFFORTS. CHAPTER TWO DESCRIBES THE DESIGN OF THE STUDY IN SOME DETAIL. OTHER PORTIONS OF THE TEXT REPORT FINDINGS FROM THIS STUDY FOR BOTH THE FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT AND THE ENTIRE STATE. THE FOURTH CHAPTER, WHICH DEALS WITH THE FIFTH DISTRICT ONLY, COMPARES RESULTS FROM THE LATEST STUDY AND EARLIER STUDIES. THE FINAL SECTION PRESENTS INFORMATION ON FINANCIAL FACTORS FOR BOTH INSTITUTIONAL PROGRAMS AND COMMUNITY BASED PROGRAMS. A VARIETY OF DATA ABOUT COMMUNITY CORRECTIONS IN EACH OF THE EIGHT JUDICIAL DISTRICTS IS FOUND IN THE APPENDIX. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT) ...KAP
Index Term(s): Community involvement; Community support; Community-based corrections (adult); Financial management; Program evaluation
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