A Concept Analysis of Prisoner Corrrection

수형자 교정에 대한 개념분석

  • Jung, Hyun-Ok (Sangju of Correctional Institute, Daegu of Local Correctional agency) ;
  • Han, Seung-Woo (Department of Emergency Medical Technolpgy, Kyungil University)
  • 정현옥 (대구지방교정청 상주교도소) ;
  • 한승우 (경일대학교 응급구조과)
  • Received : 2018.09.11
  • Accepted : 2018.10.20
  • Published : 2018.10.28


The purpose of this study is to provide data for the development of a nursing intervention program by analyzing the concept of prisoner correction. From April 1st, 2016, to July 30th, the research literature on all domestic and international prisoner correction from 2011 to 2015 were searched using PubMed and NDSL RISS. 37 documents were analyzed according to conceptual analysis method procedures by Walker and Avant. In order to promote a positive attitude toward life through internal reflection of prisoner correction, individual characteristics for improvements in problem solving abilities, social adaptation abilities, re-socialization and the protection of the people and society to inmates displaying anti-social and moral behaviors that violated the law. The purpose of this study was to establish a desirable direction for prisoner correction, and provide a theoretical basis for the development of a nursing intervention program.


Prisoner;Correction;Conceptual Analysis;Walker and Avant;Resocialization


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