Captive Students: Education and Training in America's Prisons

Author(s):
Barton, Paul E.; Coley, Richard J.
Publication Year:
1996
Report Number:
PIC-CAPTIVE
Source:
Document Type:
Subject/Key Words:
Literacy incarceration

Abstract

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.