Captive Students: Education and Training in America's Prisons

Barton, Paul E.; Coley, Richard J.
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Literacy incarceration


This Policy Information Report examines the literacy levels of prisoners, looks at the role that education is currently playing in our nation's prisons, and provides a discussion of the results. While supplies last, print copies can be ordered from the Policy Information Center for $9.50.


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