The Resource Letters to an incarcerated brother : encouragement, hope, and healing for inmates and their loved ones, Hill Harper, (electronic resource)

Letters to an incarcerated brother : encouragement, hope, and healing for inmates and their loved ones, Hill Harper, (electronic resource)

Label
Letters to an incarcerated brother : encouragement, hope, and healing for inmates and their loved ones
Title
Letters to an incarcerated brother
Title remainder
encouragement, hope, and healing for inmates and their loved ones
Statement of responsibility
Hill Harper
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A compelling, important addition to Hill Harper's bestselling series, inspired by the numerous young inmates who write to him seeking guidance After the publication of the bestselling Letters to a Young Brother, accomplished actor and speaker Hill Harper began to receive an increasing number of moving letters from inmates who yearned for a connection with a successful role model. With disturbing statistics on African-American incarceration on his mind (one in six black men were incarcerated as of 2001, and one in three can now expect to go to prison some time in their lifetimes), Harper set out to address the specific needs of inmates. A powerful message from the heart, Letters to an Incarcerated Brother provides advice and inspiration in the face of despair along with encouraging words for restoring a sense of self-worth. As the founder of Manifest Your Destiny, a nonprofit outreach program for at-risk teens, Harper has seen firsthand the transformative effect of mentorship and the power of a positive role model. This latest addition to Hill Harper's Letters series delivers visionary, compassionate responses to the real-life circumstances of inmates. As with the other Letters books, Harper includes moving contributions from top educators, activists, thought leaders, and entertainers. Uplifting and insightful, Letters to an Incarcerated Brother provides the hope and inspiration inmates and their families need"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harper, Hill
Dewey number
365/.6092
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV9469
LC item number
.H28 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American prisoners
  • African American prisoners
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • SELF-HELP / Personal Growth / Self-Esteem
  • SELF-HELP / Motivational & Inspirational
  • Self-Esteem
  • Motivational
Label
Letters to an incarcerated brother : encouragement, hope, and healing for inmates and their loved ones, Hill Harper, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=36082DB0-613E-46B5-BBE7-B6CFB58FE6CA
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780698138575
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861746069
Label
Letters to an incarcerated brother : encouragement, hope, and healing for inmates and their loved ones, Hill Harper, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=36082DB0-613E-46B5-BBE7-B6CFB58FE6CA
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780698138575
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861746069

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