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Themes and Issues in Restorative Justice.

Source: (2007) Criminal Justice Review. 32(2):156-162.The current Western criminal justice system, with its emphasis on maintaining a balance between offenders’ rights (in their defense) and governmental power (represented by the prosecutorial ... READ MORE

"Restorative Justice: Translating the Theory into Practice"

Source: (1999) University of Notre Dame. 1: 11-25.The notion of 'restorative justice' has been a topic of particular interest amongst justice practitioners and academics only in the two decades. But the concept has been recognized for a hundred y... READ MORE

An adult RJ pilot project in South Australia.

Source: (2004) Paper presented at the Third Conference of the European Forum for Victim-Offender Mediation and Restorative Justice, “Restorative Justice in Europe: Where are we heading?", Budapest, Hungary, 14-16 October. Downloaded 24 May 2005.... READ MORE

Alternative dispute resolution and non-adversarial regulation: why are they still not mainstream and can they ever become mainstream?

Source: (2001) Paper presented at the Reconciliation: Conversations Beyond Cultural Boundaries conference, held in Adelaide, South Australia, 29 November -December 1. Adelaide, South Australia: University of South Australia, Asia Pacific Mediation... READ MORE

Restorative Justice: Exploring its Theological Roots

Source: (1999) Community Of Christ. Downloaded 21 August 2003.As Rick Sarre notes in this article, restorative justice has been emerging within the justice systems of a number of countries in the last decade. The key element of restorative justice... READ MORE

Family conferencing as a juvenile justice strategy

Source: (1999) Justice Professional. 11(3): pp. 259-296.The process known as "family conferencing" has not yet been embraced by juvenile justice policy makers in the U.S. This creative initiative, pervasive in Australia, New Zealand and, to a less... READ MORE

"Justice as Restoration."

Source: (1997) Peace Review. 9(4):541.Discusses 'restorative' justice. Reason for the resistance against restorative justice; criminal justice ideas and strategies that reflect restorative themes; what problem-oriented policing provides; restorati... READ MORE

An Overview of the Theory of Diversion: Notes for Correctional Policy Makers

Source: (1999) Paper presented at the Best Practice Interventions in Corrections for Indigenous People Conference . Australian Institute of Criminology and Department for Correctional Services SA. Adelaide, 13-15 October.In order for practitioner... READ MORE