Research to evaluate Token Economy Programme

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Hobbs + Holt
Found TEP's to be successful for all participating cottages. They said although it was initially expensive it was effective for all
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Jenkins
found lower recidivism rates compared to other vocational training programmes
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Field
found TEP's to be effective but only when individually designed for each offender
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Rice
as TEP's only teach skills to make them more managable they are not learning behaviours that they can generalise to life post release
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Evaluation of Hobbs + Holt
However, it is said to only make offenders more managable. Except that makes a more harmonious environment in prison which is beneficial for all
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found lower recidivism rates compared to other vocational training programmes

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Jenkins

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found TEP's to be effective but only when individually designed for each offender

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as TEP's only teach skills to make them more managable they are not learning behaviours that they can generalise to life post release

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Card 5

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However, it is said to only make offenders more managable. Except that makes a more harmonious environment in prison which is beneficial for all

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