ERIC Number: ED032416
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Jul
Reference Count: 0
The Status of Current Research in the California Youth Authority. Annual Report.
California State Dept. of the Youth Authority, Sacramento.
This annual report of the California Youth Authority (CYA) Research Program described 28 projects focusing on the causes, treatment, and control of delinquent behavior. Eight of the projects received grant support through federal aid, including: (1) The Community Treatment Project, a comparative assessment of institutional and community treatment for comparable groups of youth authority wards, (2) The Group Home Project, studying differential treatment environments for delinquents, and (3) The Northern Youth Center Research Project, concerned with differential treatment of delinquents in institutions. The remaining 20 projects received state financial support among them: (1) Assessment of the Community Parole Center Project, (2) Camp Impact Study, (3) Classification of Youth Authority Wards by Probability of Parole Violation, and (4) Movement and Characteristics of CYA Wards. (CH)
Descriptors: Action Research, Annual Reports, Correctional Education, Delinquency Causes, Delinquency Prevention, Delinquent Rehabilitation, Demonstration Programs, Federal Programs, Information Dissemination, Information Systems, Operations Research, Program Descriptions, Program Evaluation, Research Projects, Research Reviews (Publications), Research Utilization, Residential Programs, State Programs, Vocational Rehabilitation, Youth Problems
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of the Youth Authority, Sacramento.