This text explores the challenges that convicted offenders face over the course of the rehabilitation, reentry, and reintegration process. Using an integrated, theoretical approach, each chapter is devoted to a corrections topic and incorporates original evidence-based concepts, research, and policy from experts in the field, and examines how correctional practices are being managed. Students are exposed to examples of both the successful attempts and the failures to reintegrate prisoners into the community, and they will be encouraged to consider how they can help influence future policy decisions as practitioners in the field.

Conclusion: Integrative Triple R Theory: Rehabilitation, Reentry, and Reintegration

Conclusion: Integrative Triple R Theory: Rehabilitation, Reentry, and Reintegration

Conclusion: Integrative Triple R Theory: Rehabilitation, reentry, and reintegration
LiorGideon and Hung-EnSung

The grim statistics presented in this book demonstrate a consensus according to which American incarceration rates are unjustifiably high, thus placing the United States at the top of a very dubious list of countries that compete over the highest incarceration rates in the world. Such an achievement is not something America should be proud of as a leading democracy. It is in this context that we hope to teach the reader, our students, and policymakers that there are better alternatives to incarceration and, when incarceration is warranted, that there are ways to ensure that offenders' needs will be addressed to minimize their chances of recidivating while ...

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