Literature research into the effects of using ex-prisoners as ‘role models’

Literature research into the effects of using ex-prisoners as ‘role models’

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Summary

The central research questions were formulated as follows:

  1. What is known about the effects of using ex-prisoners and other ‘negative role models’ in prevention and educational programmes for young people?
  2. Which theories and/or models are applicable to a potential (positive or negative) impact of using ex-prisoners and other negative role models?

Publication data

Author(s):
Thijs, F., Weerman, F.M., Laan, P.H. van der
Organization(s):
Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement (NSCR), WODC
Place of publication:
Amsterdam
Publisher:
Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement (NSCR)
Year of publication:
2018

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