Chapter

What to Do?

Joan Petersilia

in When Prisoners Come Home

Published in print March 2009 | ISBN: 9780195160864
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199943395 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195160864.003.0009

Series: Studies in Crime and Public Policy

What to Do?

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This chapter offers twelve concrete policy suggestions for reforming parole and enhancing prisoner reintegration. These options are grouped into four areas: the in-prison experience, prisoner release and revocation policies; postprison services and supervision; and reentry partnerships and community-based collaborations.

Keywords: policy suggestions; parole reform; prisoner reintegration; in-prison experience; prisoner release; revocation policies; reentry partnerships

Chapter.  17970 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Social Theory

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