TITLE

Pell Grants, Politics and the Penitentiary: connections Between the Development of U. S. Higher Education and Prisoner Post-Secondary Programs

AUTHOR(S)
Wright, Mary C.
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Journal of Correctional Education;Mar2001, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Identifies key areas in which the expansion of the American system of higher education significantly has influenced the growth of prison education. Rise of public and community colleges; Liberal arts curriculum; Implementation of federal funding systems such as the Pell grant program.
ACCESSION #
10922324

 

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