Practical implications – “Farming out” drug defendants to probation and treatment makes case-processing and treatment potentially less effective therapeutically. The chapter raises questions about how social control can extend its domain without “breaking the bank” and what the consequences are for how social problems are handled.
Lee Burns, S. and Peyrot, M. (2010), "Standardizing social problems solutions: The case of court-supervised drug treatment", Peyrot, M. and Lee Burns, S. (Ed.) New Approaches to Social Problems Treatment (Research in Social Problems and Public Policy, Vol. 17), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 205-237. https://doi.org/10.1108/S0196-1152(2010)0000017010Download as .RIS
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