Nebraska Authors

Paul W. Keve

Born 1913-10-05 Omaha, NE (USA)

Author Of

  • Nonfiction




Bachelor of Arts, 1943, George Washington University
Masters Degree, 1947, College of William and Mary


Probation and Parole Officer
Juvenile Corrections
Director of Court Services
Commissioner of Corrections

Places Worked

National Training School for Boys, Washington, D.C.
State of Virginia
County District Court, Minneapolis, MN
State of Minnesota


National Association of Social Workers
National Council on Social Work Education
National Council on Crime and Delinquency
American Correctional Association (board member)


Prison, Probation or Parole?: A Parole Officer Reports. 1954.
The Probation Officer Investigates: A Guide to the Presentence Report. 1960.
Imaginative Programming in Probation and Parole. 1967.
Prison Life and Human Worth.1974.
Introduction to Corrections. 1981.
Prisons and the American Conscience: A History of U.S. Federal Corrections. 1991.
Crime Control and Justice in America: Searching for Facts and Answers (The Last Quarter Century : A Guide to the Issue and the Literature, No 3). 1995.
Measuring Excellence: The History of Correctional Standards and Accreditation. 1995.
The McNeil Century: The Life and Times of an Island Prison. 1984.
The History of Corrections in Virginia. 1987.

Contributor of articles to professional journals.

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