ERIC Number: ED096496
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
An Evaluation of Newgate and Other Prisoner Education Programs.
Kaplan (Marshall), Gans and Kahn, San Francisco, CA.
In a study to determine what impact prison college programs have had and to provide information useful to policy decisions, an evaluation, findings, and conclusions are presented for the Newgate and four other programs. An evaluation is made of post prison careers utilizing recidivism, "making it", and "doing good" as a measure. Also presented are a cost benefit analysis, a model program (issues and recommended resolution), and case studies of the nine programs in the sample. (NTIS)
Descriptors: College Role, Correctional Education, Correctional Institutions, Cost Effectiveness, Education, Models, Prisoners, Program Development, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Rehabilitation, Rehabilitation Programs, Universities
National Technical Information Service, Springfield, Virginia 22151 (PB-231 483, MF-$1.45, HC-$7.50)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Economic Opportunity, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Kaplan (Marshall), Gans and Kahn, San Francisco, CA.