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NCJ Number: 49145 Find in a Library
Title: AMERICAN CORRECTIONAL ASSOCIATION - PROCEEDINGS OF THE ONE HUNDRED AND SIXTH ANNUAL CONGRESS OF CORRECTIONS
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: American Correctional Assoc
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 305
Sponsoring Agency: American Correctional Assoc
Alexandria, VA 22314
Sale Source: American Correctional Assoc
206 N. Washington St., Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314
United States of America
Type: Conference Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: GENERAL SESSION ADDRESSES, SECTIONAL MEETING PAPERS, AND BUSINESS MEETING MINUTES FROM THE 1976 GATHERING ARE PRESENTED.
Abstract: GENERAL SESSION ADDRESSES, PRESENTED BY THE CHIEF JUDGE OF THE U.S. COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA CIRCUIT AND BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE AMERICAN CORRECTIONAL ASSOCIATION, TOUCH ON SOCIETY'S EXPECTATIONS OF CORRECTIONS AND ON THE ISSUES FACING CORRECTIONS IN THE BICENTENNIAL YEAR. SECTION PAPERS DISCUSS RELIGIOUS FREEDOM IN INSTITUTIONS, CLASSIFICATION, PRISON POPULATIONS (PROJECTIONS, OVERCROWDING), DRUG OFFENDERS, AND PRISON INDUSTRIES. OTHER SECTION PAPERS DEAL WITH JUDICIAL INTERVENTION IN CORRECTIONS, JUVENILE OFFENDERS, LEGAL ISSUES, PROBATION AND PAROLE, AND RESEARCH (PRISON POPULATION PROJECTION TECHNIQUES, AMELIORATION OF THE PSYCHOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF OVERCROWDING IN PRISONS, RESIDENTIAL INMATE AFTERCARE). ALSO DISCUSSED ARE COLORADO LEGISLATION REGARDING VICTIM RESTITUTION, EVALUATION OF CORRECTIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMS, AND FEMALE OFFENDERS. SEE ALSO NCJ-47957 AND 49146-49174. (LKM)
Index Term(s): American Correctional Association (ACA)
Note: *This document is currently unavailable from NCJRS. PROCEEDINGS WERE HELD IN DENVER, COLORADO, AUGUST 22-26, 1976
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