ERIC Number: EJ650190
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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The Effect of Drug Treatment on Inmate Misconduct in Federal Prisons.
Langan, Neal P.; Pelissier, Bernadette M. M.
Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, v34 n2 p21-29 2001
Evaluates the Federal Bureau of Prisons' substance abuse treatment program's effectiveness in reducing prisoner misconduct. Results show that program graduates are 74 percent less likely to engage in misconduct over a 14-month period than a comparison group. This benefit is shared by male and female inmates alike. (Contains 25 references and 2 tables.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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