ERIC Number: EJ655069
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Exploring Levels of Moral Development among Sex Offenders Participating in Community-Based Treatment.
Buttell, Frederick P.
Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, v34 n4 p85-95 2002
Investigates levels of moral reasoning among sex offenders court-ordered into a community-based treatment program. Comparison of the study sample to national normative data indicated that this sample of sex offenders was employing a level of moral reasoning two standard deviations lower than adults in general. Potential implications of the findings for enhancing community-based treatment are explored. (Contains 23 references (GCP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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