Book , Print in English

The Angola Prison seminary : effects of faith-based ministry on identity transformation, desistance, and rehabilitation

Michael Hallett, Joshua Hays, Byron Johnson, Sung Joon Jang, and Grant Duwe.
  • New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
  • xv, 248 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Series
Contents
  • Angola : "human life had no value"
  • Prison religion and Angola's prison seminary
  • Angola and the seminary in context
  • Identity transformation, religion, and desistance in prison
  • Ecumenism, interfaith cooperation, and inmate ministry : religious pluralism at Louisiana State Penitentiary
  • Faith, church attendance, and service : pathway to transformation and freedom
  • The Angola model : a new prosocial gospel for American prisons
  • Epilogue on Burl Cain.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 9781138124264
  • 1138124265
  • 9780815351733
  • 0815351739
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2016008761
  • OCLC: 944468653
  • OCLC: 944468653