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American Correctional Association

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Works: 803 works in 1,541 publications in 1 language and 27,336 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Directories  History  Illustrated works  Conference papers and proceedings  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Other
Classifications: HV7231, 365.973
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Most widely held works by American Correctional Association
Corrections today( )

in English and held by 1,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ProQuest electronic version of: Corrections today. Supports browsing, searching, and printing of documents
The American prison : from the beginning-- : a pictorial history( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corrections compendium( )

in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents research findings and trends and examines events in corrections and criminal justice
Manual of correctional standards by American Correctional Association( Book )

25 editions published between 1900 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Standards for adult correctional institutions by American Correctional Association( Book )

10 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American journal of correction( )

in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directory, juvenile & adult correctional departments, institutions, agencies & paroling authorities( )

in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National jail and adult detention directory( )

in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Female offenders : meeting needs of a neglected population( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book explores such important issues as AIDS and the female inmate, the spiritual needs of women in prison, the experiences of women in jail, the differences in managing female and male inmates, the care of the pregnant and older female offender, and much more
Standards for adult local detention facilities by American Correctional Association( Book )

12 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Providing legal services for prisoners : a tool for correctional administrators by American Association of Law Libraries( Book )

10 editions published between 1977 and 1982 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Causes, preventive measures, and methods of controlling riots & disturbances in correctional institutions by American Correctional Association( Book )

10 editions published between 1970 and 1995 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elements of short-term group counseling by Ellis S Grayson( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1993 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

AIDS in correctional facilities : issues and options by Theodore M Hammett( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prisons and kids : programs for inmate parents by James Boudouris( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book examines the history and experience of programs for children of inmates. Section 1 discusses parental ties, emphasizing bonding and the father's role. Section 2 describes prison nurseries, day care and children's centers, parenting classes, furloughs, family and conjugal visits, community facilities, visitation policies, support services, and penal colonies. Focusing on legal issues, Section 3 discusses the best interests of the child and liability. Section 4 indicates matters raised by child psychologists which program planners should consider and offers recommendations for program implementation and research. Section 5 provides a comprehensive table of types of programs for inmate parents and their children, including prison nurseries, overnight stays, family and conjugal visits, children's and day care centers, parenting classes, and furloughs. The table also indicates the availability of community facilities for mothers and children, number of female inmates surveyed, and lists the names and addresses of surveyed institutions and programs. Also provided in Section 5 are Section 4-1116 (Preserving Parental Relationships) of the Uniform Law Commissioners Model Sentencing and Corrections Act, a list of individuals contacted by survey or for expert opinion, and a bibliography of the literature concerning programs for incarcerated parents and children. (Rh)
The State of corrections, proceedings, ACA annual conferences by American Correctional Association( )

in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Standards for juvenile detention facilities by American Correctional Association( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Standards for juvenile community residential facilities by American Correctional Association( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Female offenders : meeting needs of a neglected population
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Alternative Names

controlled identityAmerican Prison Association

A.C.A.

A.C.A. (American Correctional Association)

ACA

ACA (American Correctional Association)

American Prison Association

Association correctionnelle américaine Syndicat pour l'industrie correctionnelle aux États-Unis

Correctional Association

Correctional Association United States

アメリカ矯正協会

Languages
English (241)