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Cognitive behaviourism and the holy grail: the quest for a universal means of managing offender risk

Gorman, Kevin (2001) Cognitive behaviourism and the holy grail: the quest for a universal means of managing offender risk. Probation Journal, 48 (1). pp. 3-9. ISSN 0264-5505

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Abstract

Kevin Gorman critiques the growth of cognitive behavioural interventions in the Probation Service, arguing for a more "complex, dynamic and holistic" approach towards the development of effective practice.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: UoA 40 (Social Work and Social Policy and Administration) © 2001 The Trade Union and Professional Association for Family Court and Probation Staff.
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Schools: School of Human and Health Sciences
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Date Deposited: 14 Jan 2008
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