Book and Video Reviews

Book review: Rights & Restoration within Youth Justice

From the review by Juhah Oudshoorn: If policymakers have the objective of bettering justice responses for young people, then Theo Gavrielides‟ (2012) edited volume, Rights & Restoration within Youth Justice is a must read. It makes an importa... Read More

Video Review: Red Hook Justice

Source: (2006) Restorative Justice Online April 2006 Edition.This 55 minute documentary describes the efforts of the Red Hook Community Justice Center to bring defendants, court officials and local community members together to overcome the endemi... Read More

Book Review: Changing paradigms: punishment and restorative discipline.

Source: (2008) Restorative Justice Online. July 2008 Edition.This book, reviewed by Martin Wright, explores traditional justifications for punishment in criminal justice, the family and education. He argues that restorative justice offers signific... Read More

Book Review: Justice as a Basic Human Need.

Source: (2007) Restorative Justice Online. December 2007 Edition.This compilation of interdisciplinary essays discusses the concept of “justice” as a basic need in terms of Maslow’s Theory of Human Motivation. Read More

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