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Restorative justice conferencing (RJC) using face-to-face meetings of offenders and victims: Effects on offender recidivism and victim satisfaction. A systematic review.

Source: (2013) Campbell Systematic Reviews 2013:12. DOI: 10.4073/csr.2013.12.This systematic review examines the effects of the subset of restorative justice programs that has been tested most extensively: a face-to-face Restorative Justice Confer... READ MORE

Are restorative justice conferences more fair than criminal courts? Comparing levels of observed procedural justice in the Reintegrative Shaming Experiments (RISE)

Source: (2013) Criminal Justice Policy Review. Published online before print December 12, 2013, doi: 10.1177/0887403413512671.The reintegrative shaming experiments (RISE) were conducted in Canberra, Australia, between 1995 and 2000. RISE compared ... READ MORE

Emotions, crime and justice.

Source: (2011) Onati International Series in Law and Society. Oxford and Portland: Hart Publishing.The contributions to this volume span topics from the micro-analysis of emotions in violent encounters, to the paradoxes and tensions that arise wit... READ MORE

Reintegrative shaming, procedural justice, and recidivism: The engagement of offenders' psychological mechanisms in the Canberra RISE drinking-and-driving experiment.

Source: (2007) Law and Society Review. 41(3): 553-586.Advocates of restorative justice (RJ) hypothesize that the diversion of criminal cases to RJ conferences should be more effective in lowering the rate of reoffending than traditional prosecuti... READ MORE

Restorative Justice: The Evidence.

Source: (2007) London: THe Smith Institute.A review of research on restorative justice (RJ) in the UK and abroad shows that across 36 direct comparisons to conventional criminal justice (CJ), RJ has, in at least two tests each: 1) substantially re... READ MORE

Victim Evaluations of Face-to-Face Restorative Justice Conferences: A Quasi-Experimental Analysis.

Source: (2006) Journal of Social Issues. 62(2): 281-306.One major goal of face-to-face restorative justice (RJ) is to help heal the psychological harm suffered by crime victims (Braithwaite, 2002). Substantial evidence from randomized controlled... READ MORE

Restorative Justice Research: Lessons for Practice.

Source: (2007) Resolution. News from the Restorative Justice Consortium. 26 (Summer 2007):6.The event provided RJ practitioners and others interested in the field of RJ with the opportunity to hear what this most recent research shows about what ... READ MORE

Effects of face-to-face restorative justice on victims of crime in four randomized, controlled trials.

Source: (2005) Journal of Experimental Criminology. 1: 367–395.The growing use of restorative justice provides a major opportunity for experimental criminology and evidence-based policy. Face-to-face meetings led by police officers between crime... READ MORE