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NCJ Number: 90764 Find in a Library
Title: Alternative Measures - Comparative International Profiles
Journal: Rassegna penitenziaria e criminologica  Issue:3-4  Dated:(July-December 1979)  Pages:49-82
Author(s): A M Valenti
Date Published: 1979
Page Count: 34
Format: Article
Language: Italian
Country: Italy
Annotation: Alternative measures to institutionalization are described for European countries since World War II, with special attention to Czechoslovakia and Poland.
Abstract: Other countries which are discussed include Cuba, Belgium, France, and the United States. Special attention is given to the probation system in the United States. A concluding section discusses the implications of human rights guarantees internationally. A total of 30 footnotes are included.
Index Term(s): Alternatives to institutionalization; Belgium; Cuba; Czechoslovakia; France; Italy; Poland; Probation; United States of America
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