ERIC Number: EJ473998
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Prison Environment and Behavioral Outcomes.
Wright, Kevin N.
Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, v20 n1-2 p93-113 1993
Examined how contextual settings of prisons affect behavior of inmates. Found relationship between climate and several indicators of prisoner adjustment. Provision of support for self-advancement and improvement was related to positive prison adjustment. Prisons with less structure and more opportunities for self-efficacy experienced fewer behavioral problems. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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