Chapter 4. Crime Treatment in Europe: A Review of Outcome Studies

  1. James McGuire
  1. Santiago Redondo1,
  2. Julio Sánchez‒Meca2 and
  3. Vicente Garrido3

Published Online: 13 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713464.ch4

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

Redondo, S., Sánchez‒Meca, J. and Garrido, V. (2002) Crime Treatment in Europe: A Review of Outcome Studies, 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.ch4

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Faculty of Psychology, University of Barcelona, Spain

  2. 2

    Faculty of Psychology, University of Murcia, Spain

  3. 3

    Faculty of Psychology and Education, University of Valencia, Spain

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:

  • penal systems;
  • criminology;
  • social groups;
  • rehabilitation;
  • negotiation skills

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Philosophical and Legal Aspects of Rehabilitation

  • Recidivism and Treatment Programmes

  • Criminological Models and Treatment Strategies in Europe

  • The Effectiveness of European Correctional Programmes

  • A New Meta—Analysis on the Effectiveness of European Treatment Programmes on Recidivism Reduction (1980–1998)

  • An Agenda for the Future

  • Conclusions

  • Note

  • References