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Title: Review of Australian Criminological Research, 1983
Corporate Author: Australian Institute of Criminology
Editor(s): D Biles
Date Published: 1983
Page Count: 148
Sponsoring Agency: Australian Institute of Criminology
Canberra ACT, 2601, Australia
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: Australian Institute of Criminology
GPO Box 2944
Canberra ACT, 2601,

National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: Australia
Annotation: This volume comprises summaries of research papers delivered at the third biennial research seminar conducted by the Australian Institute of Criminology.
Abstract: The collection begins with two full-length papers on the problems of research into aborigines and the criminal justice system and on the pitfalls of evaluation in criminal justice. This material is followed by 37 summaries of papers on such subjects as counting prisoners, evaluating law reform in New South Wales, implementing research results, problem street drinking and the law, sexual assault in South Australia, community service orders, remand in Victoria, interpretation of crime statistics, types of police employee grievances, diet and delinquency, personality characteristics of property offenders and still others. The volume concludes with a list of participants and an evaluation of the seminar. Tabular data are provided.
Index Term(s): Australia; Corrections in foreign countries; Foreign correctional facilities; Foreign criminal justice systems; Foreign judicial systems; Foreign police; Research uses in policymaking; Workshops and seminars
Note: Papers from the third biennial research seminar of the Australian Institute of Criminology, 22-25 February, 1983
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