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Author Bergin, Tiffany
Title The evidence enigma : correctional boot camps and other failures in evidence-based policymaking / Tiffany Bergin
Imprint Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, c2013
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  HV9278.5 .B47 2013    AVAILABLE    30660020112467
Descript [xi], 213 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Series Solving social problems
Solving social problems
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction -- Evidence-based policymaking -- Correctional boot camps in the United States -- Research evidence and the diffusion of public policies -- Quantitative models of the diffusion and contraction of boot camps -- Case studies of two states -- Further analysis and future implications
Subject Shock incarceration -- United States
Alternatives to imprisonment -- United States
Shock incarceration -- United States -- Case studies
Alternatives to imprisonment -- United States -- Case studies
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