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Dorien Brosens

  • Keywords:Prisoners, Participation, Active citizenship, Learning, Peer programs, Educational sciences, Physical education and physiotherapy
  • Disciplines:Correctional theory, offender treatment and rehabilitation, Adult education, Sociology of sports
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    Dorien Brosens is Professor/ Postdoctoral researcher in the Adult Educational Sciences. Her research focuses on participation and involvement in prison life, prisoners’ active citizenship, peer programs, and prisoners’ participation in diverse types of learning (formal, non-formal, informal). She is also a governance board member of Klasbak vzw (Flemish branch of the “European Prison Education Association”).