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ERIC Number: ED446219
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Pages: 104
Abstractor: N/A
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ISBN: ISBN-1-898148-13-9
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Including Prisoners and Ex-Offenders in Employment and Society. Proceedings of the Integra Conference (Dublin, Ireland, November 1998).
Ronayne, Thomas, Ed.
This book contains proceedings from a conference, held in Dublin, Ireland, on employment of prisoners and ex-offenders, including opening and closing addresses, papers from plenary sessions and summaries from panel sessions and workshops. The opening address, given by John O'Donoghue, is followed by "Including Prisoners and Ex-Offenders in Employment and Society: Overview and Conference Objective" (Tom Ronayne). A summary of a panel session on "What Do We Need to Do to Ensure that Prisoners and Ex-Offenders Are Included in Employment and Society?" is followed by five papers from the plenary session on Pointers to Effective Action. Papers are "The Pathways Project" (Martin Walters); "The Outreach Project" (Colm O'Herlihy); "The MABiS (Model Project--Integration of Training and Employment for Ex-Prisoners) Project" (Wolfgang Wirth); "The JUVOS Project" (Andrea Ward); and "What Works and Why" (Andrew McCall). Summaries from three workshops follow. The workshops examined "Education and Training for Prisoners and Ex-Offenders"; "The Employment of Ex-Offenders"; and "Developing Empowering Practices." The document closes with selected quotations from panel members and a closing address by Paul O'Mahony. (KC)
Work Research Cooperative Social and Economic Consultants, 4 Lower Ormond Quay, Dublin 1, Ireland, Tel: 353 1 8723100, Fax: 353 1 8723840, E-mail: wrc@iol.ie.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
Sponsor: European Social Fund, Dublin (Ireland).
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Identifiers - Location: Ireland; United Kingdom (England)