A seminar which explores alternatives to incarceration in centralized penal institutions. Problems of work-release and school-release programs are discussed. Management of halfway houses, probation, and parole are reviewed. The success and failure of community-based corrections programs in the United States and in Europe are also explored. Three class hours.
Prerequisites: Successful completion of CRJ 101 and CRJ 103.
Course Offered Fall only
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Spring Semester 2015