Jul 13, 2022 · Reducing recidivism through rehabilitation, not prison CREDIT: SAM WARD / THEISPOT Society Rethinking prison as a deterrent to future crime Time behind bars can increase the likelihood that someone will re-offend, research finds. In many cases, programs that rehabilitate, rather than punish, may be a better solution. By 07.13.2022
Mar 1, 2020 · The sharp rise in incarceration, particularly in the United States, occurred shortly after the release of an influential report by the sociologist Robert Martinson. 1 The report examined the existing evidence on prisoner rehabilitation programs and came to the conclusion that “nothing works.”
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Mar 25, 2023 · - The New York Times Prisoners Today, Neighbors Tomorrow A new book “What’s Prison For?” explains how American prisons can better educate and rehabilitate the incarcerated. Gov. Gavin Newsom of...
Oct 3, 2020 · 10 Altmetric Explore all metrics Cite this article Abstract It is often said that the institutions of criminal justice ought or—perhaps more often—ought not to rehabilitate criminal offenders. But the term ‘criminal rehabilitation’ is often used without being explicitly defined, and in ways that are consistent with widely divergent conceptions.
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