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Schedule of Readings

2/1 Course Overview and Introduction

Gibbons & Rosecrance Chap. 1       

2/8 Historical Development of Sentencing and Community Corrections

Gibbons & Rosecrance Chap. 2 & 3

2/15 Historical Development of Probation  

Gibbons & Rosecrance Chap. 2 & 3

2/22 Recent trends in Probation and Community Corrections

Legislative Analyst Report;
Gibbons & Rosecrance, Chap. 4 & 5

3/1 Probation and Community Corrections

Gibbons & Rosecrance, Chap. 8,& 9 

3/8 Test I Historical Development of Parole

Gibbons & Rosecrance, Chap. 3 & 7

3/15 Historical Development of Parole

Gibbons & Rosecrance, Chap. 3 & 7

3/22 Parole Processes and Reentry Services

Gibbons & Rosecrance, Chap 6 & 7

3/29 Spring Break

4/5 Intermediate Sanctions

Gibbons & Rosecrance, Chap 10 &11;
Pretrial Detention & Community Supervision: Best Practices and Resources for California Counties (provided by instructor)               

4/12 Test II Community Corrections and special populations

Hanser Chaps. 3-4 

4/19 Community corrections and special populations

Hanser, Chap. 1-6

4/26 Community corrections and special populations

Hanser, Chap. 11-13

5/3 Field Trip/Delancey Street Foundation

5/10 Special issues and the future of sentencing and community corrections

Hanser, Chap 15;
Gibbons & Rosecrance, Chap. 12         

5/17 Final Exam

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