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Margaret Giles

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2 May 2016
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Describes the effectiveness of correctional education in improving post-release outcomes

Abstract Using a longitudinal dataset of prisoners in Western Australia, this paper describes the effectiveness of correctional education in improving post-release outcomes. The report shows that the more classes completed by prisoners the...

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27 Sep 2005
8

This report investigates factors that influence the decision-making process of applicants and the outcomes of post-school applications using the 2001 Survey of Education, Training and Information Technology.

They find that inability to obtain any place at a university or vocational education and training institute...

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22 Dec 2004
37

In this report Margaret Giles, Anh Tram Le, Maria Allan, Catherine Lees, Ann-Claire Larsen and Lyn Bennett examine the study and work experiences of Western Australian prisoners before and during their incarceration and their expectations of post-release outcomes. They find that differences in work and...

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