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ERIC Number: EJ413199
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0047-6765
Prison Adjustment of Youthful Inmates with Mental Retardation.
Smith, Craig; And Others
Mental Retardation, v28 n3 p177-81 Jun 1990
Youthful prison inmates (N=170) with mental retardation were studied to evaluate adjustment to incarceration, based on the frequency of five disciplinary infractions: hygiene violations, noncompliance with authority, assault on an inmate, assault on a correctional officer, and attempted escape. Results showed that subjects demonstrated poor overall adjustment in prison. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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