Prison and Jail Administration Practice and Theory

ISBN-10: 0763728624

ISBN-13: 9780763728625

Edition: 2nd 2008 (Revised)

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Institutional Corrections Surveys history and current status of jails and various types of adult prisons with emphasis on punishment rationales, institutional programs and procedures, inmates' social structures, correctional officers, and contemporary issues.
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List price: $190.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date: 12/20/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 583
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.948
Language: English

Corrections Past and Present
History of Corrections
American Jails
Prison Architecture
Developing Technology
Institutional and Departmental Responsibilities
Custody and Security
Inmate Classification
Education and Vocational Training
Health Care
Mental Health
Religious Programming
Intake, Discharge, Mail, and Documentation
Food Service
Financial Operations
Working with the Media
Community Relations Boards
Political Involvement
Staff Management
Organization and Management
Leadership: Executive Excellence
Governing: Personnel Management
A Day in the Life of a Warden
Diversity of Correctional Officers
Labor Relations
Preventing Corruption
Sexual Misconduct
Inmate Management and Programming
Disciplinary Procedures
Grievance Procedures
Protective Custody
The Death Penalty
Gang Management
Special Needs Offenders
Sex Offenders
Prison Work and Industry
Drug Treatment
Prisoner Access to the Courts
Compliance with the Constitution
Emergency Preparedness
Causes of Institutional Unrest
Emergency Management
Hostage Situations
Use of Force
Creating the Future
The Future of Sentencing
Growth of the Private Sector
Corrections in the 21st Century
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