ERIC Number: ED230685
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
On Prison Education.
Morin, Lucien, Ed.
This book, consisting of 19 essays, deals with the meaning and objectives of prison education. Included in the volume are the following works: "Inmate Right to Education," by Lucien Morin; "Penitentiary Education in Canada," by J. W. Cosman; "Rehabilitation through Education: A Canadian Model," by Stephen Duguid; "Towards a Prison Curriculum," by William Forster; "Education in Prisons: a Developmental and Cultural Perspective," by J. D. Ayers; "Can Corrections be Correctional?" by Douglas K. Griffin; "The Benefits of Advanced Education in Prisons," by T. A. A. Parlett; "The Humanities in Prison: A Case Study," by Morgan Lewis; "Prison Education and Criminal Choice: The Context of Decision-Making," by Stephen Duguid; "On the Place of Values Education in Prisons," by Lucien Morin;"Some Theoretical Aspects of Correctional Education," by T. A. A. Parlett; "Correctional Education as Practice of the Judicial Approach: A Contradiction," by Lucien Morin; "The Idea of Fairness as the Basis for the Educational Reform of the Prison," by Peter Scharf; "The Major Psychological Processes in Moral Behavior," by James Rest; "Moral Development, Justice and Democracy in the Prison," by Stephen Duguid; "Effects of Just Community Programs on the Moral Level and Institutional Perceptions of Youthful Offenders," by William Jennings; "Corrections Education and Practical Reasoning: Needs, Methods and Research," by Ian Wright; and "Competencies of the Correctional Educator," by Douglas K. Griffin. (MN)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Case Studies, Community Programs, Correctional Education, Correctional Institutions, Correctional Rehabilitation, Cultural Education, Curriculum Development, Decision Making, Developmental Programs, Educational Benefits, Educational Needs, Educational Objectives, Educational Philosophy, Educational Practices, Educational Trends, Essays, Humanities Instruction, Logical Thinking, Moral Development, Needs Assessment, Position Papers, Postsecondary Education, Prisoners, Program Development, School Role, Teacher Qualifications, Values Education, Youth
Canadian Government Publishing Centre, Ottawa, Canada K1A 0S9 (Catalogue No. JS82-14/1982E, $15.55).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Opinion Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ministry of the Solicitor General, Ottawa (Ontario).; Correctional Service of Canada, Ottawa (Ontario).