Probation and Parole

Probation and Parole : Theory and Practice

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For sophomore/senior-level courses in Probation and Parole and Community Corrections. Featuring a front-line practitioner's insights based on the author's extensive experience as a senior New York State parole officer. This text exposes students to the complex, "real" world of probation and parole. Comprehensive in approach, it explores the cutting-edge of both practice and theory with regard to all aspects of adult and juvenile probation, institutions, and more

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  • Hardback | 504 pages
  • 203.2 x 256.54 x 25.4mm | 1,179.33g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 7th Revised edition
  • 0130214590
  • 9780130214591

Table of contents

1. Probation and Parole in Criminal Justice. I. PROBATION. 2. Juvenile Justice and Young Offenders. 3. Probation and the Courts: History and Administration. 4. Sentencing and the Presentence Investigation. II. PAROLE. 5. A History of American Prisons. 6. Parole and the Indeterminate Sentence. 7. Parole Administration and Services. III. TREATMENT AND SUPERVISION IN PROBATION AND PAROLE. 8. Treatment Theory and Practice. 9. Probation and Parole Officers. 10. Probation and Parole Supervision. 11. Special Problems and Programs in Probation and Parole. 12. Intermediate Punishments. In Conclusion ... References. Author Index. Subject more

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