Video and Multimedia
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Video 1: 60 Minutes Presents: Behind Bars
Description: This segment of 60 minutes describes the German experience with prisons that aim to reduce recidivism through rehabilitation.
Video 2: Criminal Sentencing
Description: This video addresses the use of mass incarceration in the United States.
Audio 1: Iowa Tries a New Domestic Violence Intervention: Mindfulness
Description: This audio clip describes a theoretically based program pilot tested in Iowa Department of Corrections to address domestic violence.
Audio 2: Philadelphia’s New DA Wants Prosecutors to Talk Cost of Incarceration While in Court
Description: The need for the costs associated with prison to include deterrence efforts is addressed in this NPR audio clip.
Web 1: National Conference of State Legislatures
Description: This link directs readers to a report on sentencing and corrections policy.
Web 2: Parole Boards Within Indeterminate and Determinate Sentencing Structures
Description: The role of determinant and indeterminant sentencing within parole is addressed by the Robina Institute.