TITLE

Persuasive Technology: Moving Beyond Restriction to Rehabilitation

AUTHOR(S)
Pattavina, April; Tusinski-Miofsky, Karin; Byrne, James M.
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Journal of Offender Monitoring;2011, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the emergence of electronic monitoring (EM) as a captivating tool for offender supervision. It notes that the legislation is requiring to use EM. It states that radio-frequency (RF) devices and global positioning systems (GPS) are the most commonly used types of electronic supervision technologies. It suggests to better identify the treatment needs of offenders, to address the cognitive-behavioral therapy, and to know the role of EM technology to promote offender change.
ACCESSION #
56681743

 

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