ERIC Number: EJ240006
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
The Effectiveness of Court-Ordered Punishment: Fines versus No Punishment.
Critelli, Joseph W.; Crawford, Ronald F., Jr.
Criminal Justice and Behavior, v7 n4 p465-70 Dec 1980
The effectiveness of various court-ordered punishment dispositions is evaluated. Subjects receiving "no punishment" had a lower probability of future crime than those receiving fines. Repeaters and nonrepeaters did not differ on type of crime, seriousness of crime, or on amount of fine paid at first offense. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A