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ERIC Number: EJ629917
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1052-5505
Urban Outreach Program Stretches Behind Closed Doors To Rebuild Lives.
Hixson, Bruce; Denny, Janice
Tribal College Journal, v12 n4 p22-3 Sum 2001
States that the Urban Outreach Program offers a course each semester to American Indian inmates at Lino Lakes State Prison (Minnesota) as part of a two-year associate of arts degree program. Reports that the rate of recidivism (returning to prison) decreases by 47 percent among student inmates who complete at least one year of college work. (PGS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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