ERIC Number: EJ522651
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Race, Drug of Choice, and Adjustment to Incarceration among Male Detainees.
Edwards, John J.; Kemp, Gina C.
Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, v22 n3-4 p55-63 1995
Explores the effects of race and drug of choice among male offenders (n=53) in a minimum security prison. Results indicate that the best adjusted offenders were blacks who identified marijuana as their drug of choice, while the most poorly adjusted offenders were blacks who identified cocaine as their drug of choice. (JPS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: African Americans; Nonviolent Offenders