Criminal Justice Reform and Recidivism Reduction

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Show simple item record Myrstol, Brad A. Armstrong, Barbara 2016-05-26T19:45:26Z 2016-05-26T19:45:26Z 2016-04-01
dc.identifier.citation Myrstol, Brad A.; & Armstrong, Barbara. (2016). "Criminal Justice Reform and Recidivism Reduction." Alaska Justice Forum 32(4): 1, 10–12 (Winter 2016). en_US
dc.description.abstract This article briefly examines evidence-based approach to policymaking in criminal justice and the two conceptual pillars that serve as the foundation of this strategy: effectiveness and efficiency. The article also describes the Pew-MacArthur Results First Initiative, a “smart justice” approach to reducing recidivism under the auspices of The Pew Charitable Trusts and the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, that is being led in Alaska by the Alaska Justice Information Center (AJiC), housed in the UAA Justice Center. en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents [Introduction] / Pillars of Effective Recidivism Reduction / Focusing on Effectiveness: The RNR Model / Effectiveness and Efficiency: The Results First Cost-Benefit Model / Return on Investment: Alaska’s Adult Criminal Justice Programs / Conclusion // SIDEBARS / Defining Effectiveness: Levels of Evidence / AJiC's Mission / Resources on Criminal Justice Reform en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage en_US
dc.source Alaska Justice Forum en_US
dc.subject Alaska Criminal Justice Commission (2015–2017) en_US
dc.subject Alaska Justice Information Center (AJiC) en_US
dc.subject criminal justice reform en_US
dc.subject justice reinvestment en_US
dc.subject recidivism en_US
dc.subject Results First en_US
dc.subject smart justice en_US
dc.title Criminal Justice Reform and Recidivism Reduction en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.description.peerreview Yes en_US

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