TITLE

Unconventional Resources for Literacy: Rum and Loaded Muskets for Inmates at a Patriotic Celebration

AUTHOR(S)
Linton, John
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Journal of Correctional Education;Jun2001, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on allowing the prison inmates at Norfolk Island to celebrate the birthday of Queen Victoria by the warden Alexander Maconochie. Innovations in Maconochie's literacy programs; Picnic feast and rum toast for convicts; Exposure of inmates to temptation and removal of resentment towards native land.
ACCESSION #
11092275

 

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