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NCJ Number: 97569 Find in a Library
Title: Crowding and Corrections - A Bibliography
Author(s): M D Whittingham
Date Published: 1985
Page Count: 29
Type: Bibliography
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: Canada
Annotation: Approximately 500 bibliographic entries are provided of documents that deal with correctional facilities and corrections issues in the United States and Canada.
Abstract: The citations are grouped into six categories: criminological sources, sociopsychological sources, legal sources, medical sources, general sources, and bibliographic sources. All of the materials cited were published in the 1970's and 1980's and include Canadian and U.S. Government publications, professional journals, law reviews, reports, texts, and published proceedings. Bibliographic sources are listed.
Index Term(s): Canada; Correctional facilities; Prison overcrowding; United States of America
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