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Trends in corrections : interviews with corrections leaders around the world

Author: Jennie K Singer; Dilip K Das; Eileen Ahlin
Publisher: Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group, [2013-] ©2013-
Series: International Police Executive Symposium co-publications.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Offering rare insiders' perspectives, Trends in Corrections: Interviews with Corrections Leaders Around the World is a comprehensive survey of correctional programming and management styles used across nations. Twelve chapters present transcribed interviews of corrections leaders along with a brief portrait of the corrections system in those jurisdictions. The leaders interviewed represent a variety of cultures,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Cross-cultural studies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Trends in corrections.
Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, [2013-]
(DLC) 2012015445
(OCoLC)466360821
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jennie K Singer; Dilip K Das; Eileen Ahlin
ISBN: 9781439835791 1439835799 9781466591578 1466591579
OCLC Number: 812911606
Description: 1 online resource (volumes).
Contents: 1. Interview with Hazael Ruiz, ex-director of the penitentiary system in Mexico City / Elena Azaola --
2. Interview with assistant commissioner Luke Grant of Offender Services and Programs in New South Wales / Lauren Benton, Elias Mpofu, and Rodd Rothwell --
3. Interview with Dusko Sain, Director of Corrections for the Republic of Srspka / Laurence Armand French and Goran Kovacevic --
4. Interview with Dr. Antal Kökényesi, Lieutenant General, Commander of the Hungarian National Prison Service / József Boda and Zsolt Molnár --
5. Interview with John Rougier, Commissioner of Prisons of Trinidad and Tobago / Dianne Williams --
6. Interview with John Pastorek, warden at North Fraser Pretrial Centre in British Columbia / Danielle Murdoch --
7. Interview with Michael Boileau, warden of Matsqui Institution, Correctional Service Canada, Vancouver, British Columbia / Richard Parent --
8. Interview with Robert Jennings on Corrective Services, Western Australia / Ann-Claire Larsen --
9. Interview with Timothy Leo, chief psychologist of the Singapore Prison Service / Andrew Day and Sharon Casey --
10. Interview with Sue Hall, chief officer of West Yorkshire Probation / Clare Beckett --
11. Interview with Robert Ambroselli, director of parole, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation / Mary Maguire --
12. Interview with "CM" / Joanna Spink --
13. Conclusion / Jennie K. Singer, Eileen M. Ahlin, and Dilip K. Das.
Series Title: International Police Executive Symposium co-publications.
Responsibility: edited by Jennie K. Singer, Dilip K. Das, and Eileen Ahlin.

Abstract:

"Offering rare insiders' perspectives, Trends in Corrections: Interviews with Corrections Leaders Around the World is a comprehensive survey of correctional programming and management styles used across nations. Twelve chapters present transcribed interviews of corrections leaders along with a brief portrait of the corrections system in those jurisdictions. The leaders interviewed represent a variety of cultures, political environments, and economic systems and come from North America (Canada, Mexico, and the United States), Asia (Singapore), Australia, the Caribbean (Trinidad and Tobago), and Europe (England, Hungary, and Bosnia-Herzegovina)"--Provided by publisher.
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