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ERIC Number: EJ233736
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Sep
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Overcrowding and Inmate Behavior: Some Preliminary Findings.
Jan, Lee-Jan
Criminal Justice and Behavior, v7 n3 p293-301 Sep 1980
Analysis of data from four prisons of different types confirmed previous findings that overcrowding is positively related to disruptive behavior, and that the strength of this relationship varies with the type of correctional institution. Overcrowding and constructive behavior are negatively related. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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