This article discusses management of and programming for offenders and delinquents using an evidence-based perspective. It notes that these two strategies can help reduce future criminal behavior and activities. It examines the changing correctional perspectives,-including the rehabilitation model and the justice model-its impact on US corrections, and the reasons for these changes. This article also uses meta-analyses and systematic reviews in order to study the effectiveness of these different types of programs.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||The Oxford Handbook of Crime Prevention|
|Publisher||Oxford University Press|
|State||Published - Mar 12 2012|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Social Sciences(all)