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NCJ Number: 810 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: SIMBAD - THE FIRST YEAR
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: University of Southern California
United States of America
Date Published: 1968
Page Count: 40
Sponsoring Agency: University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0071
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: OLEA-168
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A DESCRIPTION AND EVALUATION OF A PROJECT DESIGNED TO INTRODUCE THE RESULTS OF EARLIER PROBATION-PROCESS RESEARCH.
Abstract: ULTIMATE OBJECT OF THIS PROJECT IS A SIMULATION SYSTEM WHICH CAN SERVE AS A PROGNOSTIC TOOL FOR PROBATION DECISIONS AT THE POINT IN THE PROCESS AT WHICH DECISIONS MUST BE MADE. AUTOMATIC UPDATING, INCREMENTATION AND EVALUATION, ARE SYSTEM FEATURES AND THE SYSTEM IS SUFFICIENTLY FLEXIBLE TO ALLOW INDIVIDUAL PROBATION DEPARTMENTS TO EVALUATE EXPERIMENTAL PROGRAMS AS WELL AS THEIR OVERALL OPERATION.
Index Term(s): Automated court systems; Information Systems and Technology; Modeling techniques; Probation; Research and development; Simul as basis for social agents decisions; Simulation
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