n Acta Criminologica: Southern African Journal of Criminology - Comparative experiences of youth care workers pertaining to the significance of management versus social services issues

Volume 15, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 1012-8093



This paper grew out of discussions on the differences between American and South African youth institutions. A seminal work in the study of people-changing institutions, as these institutions are referred to, was published by Street, Vinter and Perrow in 1966 in Organization for Treatment: A Comparative Study of Institutions for Delinquents.

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