Liberating Minds: The Case for College in Prison

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Price
$26.95  $24.79
Publisher
New Press
Publish Date
Pages
256
Dimensions
5.7 X 1.0 X 8.3 inches | 0.84 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781620970591
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About the Author

Ellen Condliffe Lagemann is the Levy Institute Research Professor at Bard College, where she is also the Distinguished Fellow in the Bard Prison Initiative. Formerly she served as president of the Spencer Foundation and as dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Education. She lives in Ghent, New York.

Reviews

Praise for Liberating Minds
"Lagemann's evocative book makes a convincing 'case for college in prison, ' to quote its title, carefully documenting the great many benefits that its graduates receive from BPI."
--The New York Review of Books

"A valuable arsenal of information for policymakers seeking prison reform in the present political climate."
--Kirkus Reviews

Praise for Ellen Lagemann's An Elusive Science
"Candid and incisive...a stark yet enlightening look at American education."
--Library Journal