ERIC Number: EJ399975
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Declaration of Basic Principles for the Treatment of Prisoners.
Cosman, J. W.
Convergence: An International Journal of Adult Education, v22 n2-3 p95-105 1989
Education does not flourish in prisons because of prevailing notions about the punitive and retributive purposes of prisons. The United Nations is considering a Declaration of Basic Principles for the Treatment of Prisoners that is intended to bring education to the forefront of criminal justice policy. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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