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dc.contributor.authorSchafer, N. E.
dc.date.accessioned2018-04-11T19:03:50Z
dc.date.available2018-04-11T19:03:50Z
dc.date.issued1995-10
dc.identifier.citationSchafer, N.E. (1995). "Centralization to Consolidation: Some Historical Antecedents of Unified Correctional Systems". Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwestern Criminal Justice Association, Chicago, Oct 1995.en_US
dc.identifier.otherJC 9601
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11122/8273
dc.description.abstractAutonomous prisons in the nineteenth century were often inefficient and highly political. Many state legislatures and governors attempted to move toward centralized control of their state facilities. In the twentieth century the Federal Bureau of Prisons was seen by the Wickersham Commission as a model for institutional centralization. Consolidation of all correctional services was recommended by the National Advisory Commission in 1973. Today only a few states – Alaska, Delaware, Rhode Island, and Vermont – have fully unified adult correctional systems; each is described.en_US
dc.description.tableofcontentsLessons from the Nineteenth Century / New Developments in Corrections 1870-1930 / Contemporary Efforts to Consolidate / Full Consolidation / Conclusion / Referencesen_US
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherJustice Center, University of Alaska Anchorageen_US
dc.subjectAlaska Department of Correctionsen_US
dc.subjectcorrectionsen_US
dc.subjectDelawareen_US
dc.subjectparoleen_US
dc.subjectprisonsen_US
dc.subjectprobationen_US
dc.subjectRhode Islanden_US
dc.subjectVermonten_US
dc.titleCentralization to Consolidation: Some Historical Antecedents of Unified Correctional Systemsen_US
dc.typeWorking Paperen_US
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