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Assessing Therapeutic Integrity in Modified-
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Faye S. Taxman ; Jeffrey A. Bouffard
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Assessing Therapeutic Integrity in Modified-Therapeutic
Communities for Drug-hvolved Offenders
Faye S. Taxman
Jeffiey A. Bouffard
University of Maryland
College Park, MD
To be published in the Prison Journal, December 2001.
Dr. Taxman is Director of the Bureau of Governmental Research at the University of Maryland. Dr. Bouffard is an
Assistant Research Professor at the Bureau of Governmental Research. This project is fimded by the National
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