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NCJ Number: 42481 Find in a Library
Title: FRAMES OF REFERENCE IN SENTENCING AND PAROLE INVENTORY A SURVEY OF THE DIMENSIONS USED IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE DECISION-MAKING
Author(s): V O'LEARY
Corporate Author: National Council on Crime and Delinquency
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 8
Sponsoring Agency: National Council on Crime and Delinquency
Newark, NJ 07102
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS SURVEY IS DESIGNED TO STUDY THE TYPES OF CONSIDERATIONS A PAROLE BOARD MEMBER MIGHT EMPLOY IN DECISION-MAKING.
Abstract: THIS INVENTORY PRESENTS HYPOTHETICAL PAROLE SITUATIONS WHICH SET THE SCENE FOR THE USE OF ONE OR MORE CONSIDERATIONS IN REACHING A DECISION. IN EACH CASE, TWO ALTERNATIVE CONSIDERATIONS ARE PRESENTED FOR SELECTION. PARTICIPANTS IN THE INVENTORY ARE ASKED TO INDICATE ON WHICH OF THE TWO ALTERNATIVES MAJOR EMPHASIS WOULD BE PLACED IN MAKING EACH DECISION....RCB
Index Term(s): Decisionmaking; Parole board; Personnel; Questionnaires; Surveys
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