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Basic Education in Prisons

  • Author: UN
  • Publication date: December 1996
  • Page count: 214
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 95.IV.3

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The Manual is the conclusion of a joint project of the Institute for Education (UIE) of UNESCO and the Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Branch of the United Nations Secretariat. It examines ways on fostering prison education and reviews some existing practices in countries like Finland, China, Sri Lanka, Botswana, Germany, USA, Egypt, Netherlands and Costa Rica. This Manual is necessary to assist in planning and conducting education in the special environment of penal establishments for decision-makers, administrators, educators and non-governmental organizations.