TITLE

Reading, 'Riting or Doing Time: ILLITERATE OFFENDERS ON PROBATION GETTING STRAIGHT

AUTHOR(S)
Nicholson, George
PUB. DATE
June 1990
SOURCE
ABA Journal;Jun90, Vol. 76 Issue 6, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the social costs of illiteracy in terms of crime, welfare, job incompetence, remedial training, taxes and lost revenues in the U.S. Range of experimental educational probation program for illiterate offenders; Policy implications on literacy levels and the justice system.
ACCESSION #
4804491

 

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