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NCJ Number: 78576 Find in a Library
Title: Longitudinal Behavioral Assessment of Work Release
Journal: Journal of Offender Counseling, Services and Rehabilitation  Volume:5 N 1  Dated:(Fall 1980)  Pages:31-39
Author(s): R R Smith
Date Published: 1981
Page Count: 9
Type: Program/Project Evaluation
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: The more common methods for evaluating work release are critically reviewed.
Abstract: A more recent behavioral assessment is more fully examined and provides a systematic methodology for generating useful feedback to correctional administrators. The methodology provides a unique process for examining how and why ex-offenders are adjusting and maladjusting to the free world community after long periods of freedom. (Author abstract)
Index Term(s): Behavior; Evaluation techniques; Inmate attitudes; Program evaluation; Recidivism; Testing and measurement; Work release
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