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Recidivism and desistance: July 2014

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Journal articles

  • A question of family? Youth and gangs / Tara Young, Wendy Fitzgibbon and Daniel Silverstone
    Youth justice 14(2) 2014: 171-185
  • A systematic review and meta-analysis on the effects of European drug treatment programmes on reoffending / Johann A Koehler, David K Humphreys and Thomas D Akoensi
    Psychology, crime and law 20(5/6) Jun/Jul 2014: 584-602
  • A theoretically informed meta-analysis of the risk for general and violent recidivism for mentally disordered offenders / James L Bonta, Julie Blais and Holly A Wilson
    Aggression and violent behavior 19(3) May/Jun 2014: 278-287
  • Are dangerous offenders different from other offenders? A clinical profile / Ron Langevin and Suzanne Curnoe
    International journal of offender therapy and comparative criminology 58(7) Jul 2014: 780-801
  • Correctional treatment of sexual and violent offenders : therapeutic change, prison climate, and recidivism / Gunda Woessner and Andreas Schwedler
    Criminal justice and behavior 41(7) 2014: 862-879
  • Mental health diagnoses and recidivism in paroled offenders / Jeffrey Abracen, Calvin M Langton, Jan Looman, Gallo. Alessandra, Meaghan Ferguson, Marsha Axford and R Dickey
    International journal of offender therapy and comparative criminology 18(7) Jul 2014: 765-779
  • Mental health diversion courts : a two year recidivism study of a South Australian mental health court program / Loraine Lim and Andrew Day
    Behavioral sciences and the law. 09 Jul 2014:13 p
  • Needs and pretrial failure : additional risk factors for female and male pretrial defendants / Krista S Gehring and Patricia Van Voorhis
    Criminal justice and behavior 41(8) Aug 2014: 943-970
  • Prediction of general and violent recidivism among mentally disordered adult offenders : test of the level of service/risk-need-responsivity (LS/RNR) instrument / Donaldo D Canales, Mary Ann Campbell, Ran Wei and Angela E Totten
    Criminal justice and behavior 41(8) Aug 2014: 971-991
  • WA's 'one-punch' law : solution to a complex social problem or easy way out for perpetrators of domestic violence? / Jane Cullen
    Griffith journal of law and human dignity 2(1) 2014: 52-77