45.95 In Stock
The Open University has been delivering higher education in prisons since 1971. This book is the first to document and analyze the experience of prisoners whose lives have often been transformed by these efforts, gathering contributions from former and current prisoners across the UK and Ireland. 2019 marks the The Open University’s fiftieth anniversary and this book forms part of these celebrations.
|Publisher:||Bristol University Press|
|Product dimensions:||6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)|
About the Author
James Mehigan is lecturer in criminology at the Open University.
Rod Earle is a senior lecturer in youth justice on the Faculty of Health and Social Care at the Open University, UK.
Table of Contents
Foreword; Section 1: The OU Voice; Introduction: opening higher education to prisoners ~ James Mehigan and Rod Earle; Building Prison Education with The Open University ~ Anne Pike & Ruth McFarlane; Prisoners as Students ~ Dan Weinbren; The Open Universit