Back to school or back to jail? Fighting illiteracy to reduce recidivism
Series or Serial: Criminal Justice, volume 7, number 4, p. 16-21, 51-52
Publisher: American Bar Association Press
Published At: Chicago, IL
Date Published: 1993
Distributor: Clearinghouse on Adult Education and Literacy, Division of Adult Education and Literacy, Office of Vocational and Adult Education, U.S. Department of Education
Source Address: 400 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Mary E. Switzer Bldg, Room 4428
Source City/State/Zip: Washington DC 20202-7240
Material Type: Descriptive/Project Description
Intended Audience: Program Manager
Physical Media: Print
Subjects: Correctional Education; Adult Literacy
This is a reprint of a journal article describing the literacy programs in correctional institutions in the United States as they developed in the early 1990s with the impetus of the SCANS research and the National Literacy Act of 1991.
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