Community Corrections, 1st edition

  • Marilyn D. McShane
  • Wesley Krause

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Overview

By examining a broad range of program options, this book takes community corrections further than just "probation or parole."

Table of contents

I. THE THEORY AND STRUCTURE OF COMMUNITY SENTENCES.

 1. An Overview of Community Corrections.

 2. Sentencing Options.

 3. The Organization and Function of Community Corrections.

II. ADULT COMMUNITY CORRECTIONS PROGRAMS.

 4. Incarceration Alternatives.

 5. House Arrest and Electronic Monitoring.

 6. Intensive Supervision.

 7. Community Service and Economic Sanctions.

 8. Bridging Programs.

III. JUVENILE COMMUNITY CORRECTIONS PROGRAMS.

 9. The Juvenile and Alternative Sentences.

10. Changing Perspectives on the Status Offender.

11. Programming Experiments for Juveniles.

IV. THE PEOPLE AND THE PROCESS.

12. Legal Challenges to the Conditions of Community Corrections.

13. The Community Supervision Professional.

14. Managing the Special-Needs Client.

15. Program Evaluation.

Bibliography.

Case Index.

Name Index.

General Index.

Published by Pearson (October 1st 1992) - Copyright © 1993