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Title: CORRECTIONAL STAFF DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING - A SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
Corporate Author: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
United States of America
Editor(s): W D POINTER; M KRAVITZ
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 76
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Corrections
Washington, DC 20534
National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Washington, DC 20531
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Rockville, MD 20849
Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Contract Number: J-LEAA-023-77
Sale Source: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
United States of America

National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Type: Training (Handbook/Manual)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: FOR RESEARCHERS INTERESTED IN PERSONNEL TRAINING IN ADULT CORRECTIONS, THIS COMPREHENSIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY WITH ABSTRACTS CITES REPORTS, BOOKS, MANUALS, AND ARTICLES PUBLISHED MAINLY BETWEEN 1970 AND 1980.
Abstract: THE 232 CITATIONS HAVE BEEN SELECTED FROM THE NCJRS DATA BASE AND ARE ENTERED ALPHABETICALLY UNDER SIX CATEGORIES. THESE INCLUDE INSTITUTIONAL PERSONNEL TRAINING, PROBATION AND PAROLE OFFICER TRAINING, SUPERVISORY AND MANAGEMENT TRAINING, SPECIALIZED TRAINING, TRAINING PROGRAM EVALUATIONS, AND HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAMS. SPECIFICALLY, THE FIRST FEW SECTIONS CONTAIN MATERIALS THAT DESCRIBE THE RATIONALE, APPROACHES, AND TECHNIQUES USED IN CORRECTIONAL TRAINING, ADVANCED TRAINING PROGRAMS INCLUDING STATE AND REGIONAL PLANS, PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT, AND USE OF PARAPROFESSIONALS AND VOLUNTEERS. INSERVICE TRAINING PROGRAMS FOR SPECIAL AREAS--CONFLICT INTERVENTION, PSYCHOLOGICAL AND EMOTIONAL PROBLEMS, NARCOTIC ADDICTS, AND CIVIL RIGHTS AWARENESS--ARE SUBJECTS ADDRESSED BY MATERIALS LISTED UNDER SPECIALIZED TRAINING. REFERENCED DOCUMENTS IN THE SECTIONS ON EVALUATION AND HIGHER EDUCATION COVER THE EFFECTIVENESS OF LOCAL AND STATE PROGRAMS, SKILLS AND APPROACHES, REGIONAL TRAINING STRATEGIES, AND THE TRAINING ROLE OF COMMUNITY COLLEGES. LISTINGS OF AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED FOR INSTITUTIONAL PERSONNEL TRAINING AND FOR PROBATION AND PAROLE OFFICER TRAINING. AUTHOR, TITLE, AND SUBJECT INDEXES ARE PROVIDED.
Index Term(s): Correctional officer training; Correctional personnel; Correctional staff development; Corrections management; Probation or parole officers; Professional in-service education; Supervisory training
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