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Persistent young offenders : an evaluation of two projects

Author: David Lobley; David Smith
Publisher: Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2007.
Series: Welfare and society.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Based on some of the most interesting research of the last ten years, this book discusses effective practice in work with persistent young offenders. It contrasts two major evaluations of projects for juvenile offenders, one of which was successful and the other less so. The projects, Freagarrach and CueTen, were funded by The Scottish Office and the Scottish Executive. Freagarrach was evaluated over five years
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Case studies
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Lobley; David Smith
ISBN: 9780754641834 075464183X
OCLC Number: 123119774
Description: x, 150 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: The establishment of the projects --
CueTen at work --
Freagarrach at work --
The young people at the projects --
Perceptions and expectations of the projects --
The effectiveness of the projects --
Costs and benefits --
An overall evaluation of the projects.
Series Title: Welfare and society.
Responsibility: David Lobley and David Smith.
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