A restorative justice reader

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Routledge , Abingdon, Oxon, New York, NY
Restorative ju
Statement[edited by] Gerry Johnstone
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LC ClassificationsHV8688 .R494 2012
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Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL25372519M
ISBN 139780415672351, 9780415504959
LC Control Number2012027013

A Restorative Justice Reader brings together carefully chosen extracts from the most important and influential contributions to the literature of restorative justice, accompanying these with an informative commentary providing context and explanation.

It includes works by both well known advocates of restorative justice and by some of the key critics of the restorative justice /5(4). Are you searching for the best restorative justice books to read.

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It includes works by both well known advocates of restorative justice and by some of the key critics of the. In book: Restorative Justice, pp one reader said there had to be some way to theorize varied. () ‘Restorative visions and restorative justice practices: Conferencing.

Victims and The Little Book of Restorative Justice. Forthcoming in fall,is The Little Book of Family Group Conferences, New Zealand Style (with Allan MacR ae).

Zehr is Co-Director of the graduate Conflict Transformation Program at Eastern Mennonite University.

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From this. Books shelved as restorative-justice: Little Book of Restorative Justice: A Bestselling Book By One Of The A restorative justice reader book Of The Movement by Howard Zehr, The 5.

This book makes a clear case for the use of restorative justice through such methods as victim-offender mediation, family group conferencing and community restorative boards the book pushes the boundaries forFile Size: 1MB. “Restorative justice advocates dream of a day when justice is fully restorative, but whether this is realistic is debatable, at least in the immediate future.

More attainable, perhaps, is a time when restorative justice is the norm, while some form of the legal or criminal justice system provides the backup or alternative.4/5. A Restorative Justice Reader brings together carefully chosen extracts from the most important and influential contributions to the literature of restorative justice, accompanying these with an informative commentary providing context and explanation.

Restorative justice, introduced in the United States in the s, is defined as a change in the approach of the criminal justice system. This moves the focus from the traditional methods of retribution and rehabilitation to the role of the victim and offender working together collaboratively to repair the harm caused by a crime.

Restorative Justice Today: Applications of Restorative Interventions takes a hard look at the issues and concepts surrounding restorative justice and current restorative practices used in a broad range of areas a time when the cost of prisons and jails is on the rise resulting in more offenders being kept out of the community, this timely and contemporary book exposes.

Restorative justice is a fast-growing state, national, and international social movement and set of practices that aim to redirect society’s retributive response to crime. Restorative justice views crime not as a depersonalized breaking of the law but as a wrong against another person.

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It attends to the broken relationships between three. This is not a comprehensive list, but it will keep you busy for a while. A Human Being Died that Night by Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela.

A Restorative Justice Reader: Texts, Sources, Context by Gerry Johnstone. As We Forgive: Stories of Reconciliation from Rwanda by Catherine Claire Larson. Beyond Prisons: A New Interfaith Paradigm for Our Failed Prison System by Lauraet.

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Whether you are a crime victim, offender, or someone who simply wants to learn more about. Restorative Justice Reader: Texts, Sources, Context Source: () Devon, UK and Portland OR: Willan Publishing. This book is a compilation of carefully selected extracts from the most important and influential contributions to the restorative justice literature and its philosophy; an informative commentary also provides context and explanation.

"A fine book. Cogently argued and nuanced, a serious contribution to thinking on restorative justice "John Braithwaite One of the most important developments in crime and its control over recent years has been the emergence of a dynamic campaign promoting restorative justice as an alternative to standard ways of responding to crime, i.e.

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A pivotal scene in the book focuses on apologies, forgiveness, and the restoration of relationships. K-3rd grade.

DiSalvo-Ryan, D. City Green. Restorative Justice: How It Works is a key reference for magistrates, social workers, probation officers, Youth Offending Team workers, police, teachers and health professionals, as well as the lay reader. Restorative justice in indigenous communities: Restorative Justice in Indigenous Communities: Critical Issues in Confronting Violence Against Women [PDF] Uncertainty In Policy Making: Values And Evidence In Complex Critical issues in restorative justice / edition Barnes & Review Rules.

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on /5(). Restorative Justice. Howard Zehr is widely recognized as a major restorative justice pioneer (Changing Lenses: A New Focus for Crime and Justice and The Little Book of Restorative Justice); he utilizes the metaphor of restorative justice as a river, with its source as a spring that is then fed by countless streams.

This new edition explores the implications of this development for restorative justice’s claim to provide a feasible and desirable alternative to mainstream thinking on matters of crime and justice.

This book provides an essential introduction to the most fundamental and distinctive ideas of restorative justice and will appeal to students of. Charter for Compassion provides an umbrella for people to engage in collaborative partnerships worldwide. Our mission is to bring to life the principles articulated in the Charter for Compassion through concrete, practical action in a myriad of sectors.

It introduces the reader to restorative justice pro-grammes and processes. A companion Handbook of Basic Principles and Promising Practices on Alternatives to. Restorative Justice Conferencing: Real Justice® & The Conferencing Handbook Book 1 - Real Justice: Kindle | iBooks | Nook Spanish: Kindle | iBooks | Nook.

Whether you are new to restorative justice or not, this second edition of Johnstone's Reader is a fantastic and valuable resource.

It has many new selections from varied perspectives, and showcases restorative justice as a dynamic, evolving, and serious field of scholarship and practice/5(5). Book Review: A Restorative Justice Reader: Texts, Sources, and Context. Since restorative justice is not a set of practices that grew out of single coherent theory but a paradigm of justice that grew out of practical experimentation with the theory growing as the practice grew, the underlying values and ideas are often hard to capture from the.

book and video reviews. 'The book embodies a timely collection of restorative justice topics and is well structured with some of the most learned authorities in the field'.

Magistrate 'The team which teaches the Open University's Crime Order and Social Control course has long been publishing teaching materials which are gratefully purloined by colleagues elsewhere for use in their own courses.

RESTORATIVE JUSTICE BRIEFING PAPER - 3 CENTRE FOR JUSTICE & RECONCILIATION AT PRISON FELLOWSHIP INTERNATIONAL MAY PO BOXWASHINGTON, DC ♦PHONE ♦FAX ♦EMAIL [email protected] Restitution is the payment by an offender of a sum of money to compensate the victim for the financial File Size: KB.This book invites the reader to reconsider restorative justice and its politics.

Through an examination of restorative themes, theories and practices, three distinct ways in .The book presents a theoretical foundation for the principles and values of restorative justice and develops its four cornerpost ideas of encounter, amends, inclusion and reintegration. After exploring how restorative justice ideas and values may be integrated into policy and practice, it presents a series of key issues commonly raised about.