Alternatives to prison sentences

Alternatives to prison sentences

Experiences and development

Summary

This study presents an overview of experiences with alternative sanctions in other countries with a view to the future development of the Dutch sanctioning system. The principal objective of the study was to examine the use of alternatives to prison with respect to their effectiveness and efficiency.

Index

Preface

  1. Background and origins of alternative sanctions
  2. Objectives and directives
  3. The administrators and their responsibilities
  4. The effectiveness of alternative sanctions
  5. Concluding remarks: conclusions and recommendations
Endnotes
Literature

Publication data

Author(s):
Junger-Tas, J.
Organization(s):
WODC
Place of publication:
Amsterdam/New York
Publisher:
Kugler
Year of publication:
1994
ISBN:
90-6299-111-4
Series:
Geen