ERIC Number: EJ555135
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Perceptions of Social Climate in a Juvenile Correctional Institution.
Smith, Benjamin W.; Maume, Michael O.; Reiner, Scott M.
Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, v25 n1-2 p143-62 1997
Utilizes a modified therapeutic community model to investigate the social climate of a juvenile training school. Results indicate few significant differences among staff members' perceptions, although significant differences are present between staff and residents. Findings show that researchers must distinguish between juvenile and adult correctional institutions concerning social climate. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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