ERIC Number: EJ210505
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Oct
What Is the Purpose of Probation and Why Do We Revoke It?
Clarke, Stevens H.
Crime and Delinquency, v25 n4 p409-23 Oct 1979
Preoccupation with due process has tended to obscure the substantive issues of probation administration. Restraint is an important goal of probation; it can be realized by setting specific, enforceable probation conditions to limit the probationer's opportunity for further crime and revoking probation if the probationer cannot abide by reasonable restraints. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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