U.S. Social Structure and Imprisonment: A Comment
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An article by Joubert, Picon and McIntosh (1981) is found to contain several serious methodological flaws. A second analysis using a similar data set suggests that these methodological problems may have caused them to draw erroneous conclusions regarding the effects of social structural variables on prison admission and release rates. Copyright © 1983, Wiley Blackwell. All rights reserved
CARROLL, LEO and DOUBET, MARY BETH, "U.S. Social Structure and Imprisonment: A Comment" (1983). Criminology and Criminal Justice Faculty Publications. Paper 30.