About the RJ Library

16 results
Youth Justice in New Zealand: Restorative Justice in Practice?

Source: (2006) Journal of Social Issues. 62(2):239-258.The Children, YoungPersons, and TheirFamilies Act 1989 put in place newobjects, principles, and procedures for youth justice in New Zealand. Both the philosophy underpinning this system and ... READ MORE

Can a Restorative Approach Heal and Restore?

Source: (2007) In Gabrielle Maxwell and James H. Liu, ed., Restorative Justice and Practices in New Zealand: Towards a Restorative Society. Wellington, NZ: Institute of Policy Studies, Pp. 305-309."The rising imprisonment rates, the continual incr... READ MORE

Crossing cultural boundaries: Implementing restorative justice in international and indigenous contexts.

Source: (2006) Presentation for the Study tour: A Restorative Justice System for Juveniles: Information for Mexico from New Zealand.It was about fifteen years ago that Howard Zehr (1990) wrote the first book about Restorative Justice (Changing Len... READ MORE

The Family Group Conference: Does it work for child protection?

Source: (2006) Presentation for the Study tour: A Restorative Justice System for Juveniles: Information for Mexico from New Zealand.This paper summaries the values, goals and philosophy underpinning the care and protection system in New Zealand an... READ MORE

Community panel adult pre-trial diversion Supplementary evaluation

Source: (1999) Wellington, New Zealand: Victoria University of Wellington, Institute of Criminology.New Zealand has been exploring new models of justice to respond to victims, reduce recidivism, and enhance community safety. These models have been... READ MORE

Achieving Effective Outcomes in Youth Justice:Implications of new research for Principles, Policy and Practice

Source: (2003) Paper presented at the Sixth International Conference On Restorative Justice. Centre for Restorative Justice. 1-4 June. Vancouver BC. Downloaded 30 June 2003.New research from New Zealand follows up the file outcomes over three year... READ MORE