masthead
 

Helpful Links

http://bjs.ojp.usdoj.gov/index.cfm?ty=tp&tid=1
Statistics about corrections in the United States, including information about institutions and community corrections.

http://nicic.gov/
Explore resources related to current correctional programs at the National Institute of Corrections.

http://www.pewcenteronthestates.org/uploadedFiles/Petersilia-Community-Corrections-QandA.pdf
Learn about the conflict between research and policy according to Joan Petersilia, an expert on community corrections.

http://www.prisonexp.org/
Website of the controversial Stanford prison experiment, in which college students played the roles of innmates and guards within a simulated prison; the study explored the nature of prisonization and the dynamics of prison settings.

http://www.pewcenteronthestates.org/uploadedFiles/Petersilia-Community-Corrections-QandA.pdf
Learn about the conflict between research and policy according to Joan Petersilia, an expert on community corrections.

http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/BJA/evaluation/guide/documents/
documentI.html

A classic compilation of performance measures meant to determine the effectiveness of criminal justice agencies, including Logan's indicators for prisons and Petersilia's indicators for community corrections.



Website Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy
Please send comments or suggestions about this Website to custserv.us@oup.com        
cover