Chapter 14. The Common-Sense Revolution and Correctional Policy

  1. James McGuire
  1. Paul Gendreau4,
  2. Claire Goggin1,
  3. Francis T. Cullen2 and
  4. Mario Paparozzi3

Published Online: 13 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713464.ch14

Offender Rehabilitation and Treatment: Effective Programmes and Policies to Reduce Re-Offending

Offender Rehabilitation and Treatment: Effective Programmes and Policies to Reduce Re-Offending

How to Cite

Gendreau, P., Goggin, C., Cullen, F. T. and Paparozzi, M. (2002) The Common-Sense Revolution and Correctional Policy, in Offender Rehabilitation and Treatment: Effective Programmes and Policies to Reduce Re-Offending (ed J. McGuire), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470713464.ch14

Editor Information

  1. Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Liverpool, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Centre for Criminal Justice Studies, University of New Brunswick, Canada

  2. 2

    Dept. of Criminal Justice, University of Cincinnati, USA

  3. 3

    Dept. of Law and Justice, College of New Jersey, USA

  4. 4

    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Liverpool, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471987611

Online ISBN: 9780470713464

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Keywords:

  • criminal justice system;
  • randomized experiments;
  • common-sense schema;
  • road gangs;
  • acupuncture

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Common Sense: the Bad Kind

  • Maintaining bad Common Sense

  • Combating Common Sense

  • Notes

  • References