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Law, religion, and restorative justice in New Zealand.

Source: (2012) Journal of law and Religion. 28(1):143-177.As RJ practice took hold in NZ under both the FGC and adult conferencing systems, questions about the conventional judicial system tumbled in: In those courtroom contests, what happens to... READ MORE

Repairing the Past: Polarities of Restorative Justice

Source: (2007) Cross Currents.A description and analysis of some of the restorative justice methods America uses to process and recompense past national and cultural tragedies, such as the events of September 11 and the long history of African-Ame... READ MORE

Honest Patriots: Loving a Country Enough to Remember Its Misdeeds.

Source: (2005) New York: Oxford University Press.This book explores the importance of truth-telling and collective responsibility of citizens to address the wrongdoings of their nations past and address the negative consequences still being felt f... READ MORE

Where and When in Political Life Is Justice Served by Forgiveness?

Source: (2003) In Nigel Biggar, ed., Burying the Past: Making Peace and Doing Justice after Civil Conflict. Expanded and updated. Washington, D.C.: Georgetown University Press. Pp. 25-43.Though American culture tends to be future-oriented, without... READ MORE

"What is forgiveness in a secular political form?"

Source: (2001) In Forgiveness and reconciliation: Religion, public policy, & conflict transformation, ed. Raymond G. Helmick, S.J., and Rodney L. Petersen, 151-157. With a foreword by Archbishop Desmond M. Tutu. Philadelphia: Templeton Foundation ... READ MORE