Restorative practice and philosophy are used outside the criminal justice system -- in families, communities, schools, workplaces and faith communities. They also have formed an important part of post-conflict transition for countries addressing former oppressive governmental actions or the results of civil war.

Restorative Practices and Family Empowerment: both/and or either/or?

Source: (2005) Paper presented at "Building a Global Alliance for Restorative Practices and Family Empowerment, Part 3", co-hosted by the International Institute for Restorative Practices (IIRP) and Real Justice Australia, March 3-5, in Penrith, N... Read More

From Restorative Justice to Restorative Practices: Expanding the Paradigm

Source: (2004) Paper presented at the "5th International Conference on Conferencing & Circles", organized by the International Institute for Restorative Practices, August 5, Vancouver, Canada. Downloaded 2 December 2004.Ted Wachtel is president of... Read More

Beyond Zero Tolerance: Restorative Practices in Schools.

Source: (2003) VHS, 27 min (standard), 13 min (abridged). Bethlehem, PA: International Institute for Restorative Practices and SaferSanerSchools.Beyond Zero Tolerance explores the impact of restorative practices in school discipline. Using footage... Read More

Restorative practices in business: Building a community for learning and change within organizations

Source: Adapted from a paper presented at the Reshaping Australian Institutions conference, held at the Australian National University in Canberra, Australia, 16-18 February 1999. Bethlehem, PA: International Institute for Restorative Practices.Re... Read More

Overcoming Resistance to Whole-School Uptake of Restorative Practices.

Source: (2006) Paper from "The Next Step: Developing Restorative Communities, Part 2," the IIRP’s 8th International Conference on Conferencing, Circles and other Restorative Practices, October 18-20, 2006, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA.This pap... Read More

Restorative Practices in the Workplace

Source: (2002) Paper presented at "Dreaming of a New Reality," the Third International Conference on Conferencing, Circles and other Restorative Practices, August 8-10, 2002, Minneapolis, Minnesota.This presentation provides a practical insight in... Read More

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