About the RJ Library

15 results
A restorative justice reader.

Source: (2013) Abingdon, Oxon, New York, NY : Routledge.Contents include: A new paradism arises / Ross London -- The meaning of restorative justice / Gerry Johnstone and Daniel W. Van Ness -- Retributive justice, restorative justice / Howard Z... READ MORE

What harm, whose justice?: excavating the restorative movement

Source: (2013) Contemporary Justice Review. 16(4):445-460.The city of Hull in the northeast of England gave itself the ambitious task of becoming the world’s first restorative city. The aim of this strategy was to create a more socially and emot... READ MORE

Reshaping the field: building restorative capital.

Source: (2014) Restorative Justice. 2(1):46-63.Restorative justice is best known as an alternative approach for dealing with crime and wrongdoing. Yet as the restorative movement has grown it is increasingly being deployed in different arenas. Bas... READ MORE

The teachings of restorative justice.

Source: (2012) Paper presented at the 1st International Symposium on Restorative Justice and Human Rights. 2-7 June 2012, Skopelos Island, Greece.Restorative justice is conventionally characterised as a set of (experimental) social practices for ... READ MORE

Restorative Justice: Ideas, Values, Debates. (Second Edition).

Source: (2011) UK: Routledge.Restorative Justice: Ideas, Values, Debates, provides a concise but informative introduction to the fundamental ideas of restorative justice and the many arguments surrounding the movement. Although not a detailed his... READ MORE

Restorative Justice and the Practice of Imprisonment.

Source: (2007) Prison Service Journal. Nov. 2007(174): 15-20.This paper explores the implications of these tenets for the practice of imprisonment. One implication seems clear: restorative justice, by putting in question a core belief underlying ... READ MORE

The Idea of Restorative Justice.

Source: (2004) Text of an Inaugural Lecture given at The Middleton Hall, University of HullIn this lecture I will argue that, although it has led to ‘political success’, presenting restorative justice as technique for preventing reoffending an... READ MORE

Critical perspectives on restorative justice

Source: (2007) in, Gerry Johnstone and Daniel W. Van Ness, eds., Handbook of Restorative Justice. Cullompton, Devon: Willan Publishing. pp. 598-614"This chapter introduces some critical perspectives found in this literature and looks briefly at t... READ MORE

The meaning of restorative justice

Source: (2007) in, Gerry Johnstone and Daniel W. Van Ness, eds., Handbook of Restorative Justice. Cullopmton, Devon: Willan Publishing. pp 5-23."The main goal of this chapter, therefore, is to explore what people who advocate "restorative justice... READ MORE

Handbook of Restorative Justice

Source: (2007) Cullompton, Devon: Willan Publishing."Aimed at students, practitioners, policy-makers, researchers -- and, indeed, anybody curious about restorative justice and the future of criminal justice -- the Handbook: explains how the campai... READ MORE