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Victim-Offender Mediation: Three Decades of Practice and Research.

Source: (2004) Conflict Resolution Quarterly. 22(1-2): 279-303.The outcome variables assessed in the studies under review include participants’ satisfaction, variously reported as satisfaction with their meeting, with the program, with the agre... READ MORE

Victim Offender Mediation: Evidence Based Practice Over Three Decades.

Source: (2005) In, Michael L. Moffitt and Robert C. Bordone, eds., The Handbook of Dispute Resolution. Josey Bass Publishers. PP. 455-470More than fifteen hundred VOM programs in seventeen countries have developed in the past three decades, and mo... READ MORE

Restorative Justice Dialogue: A Review of Evidence-Based Practice.

Source: (2005) Offender Programs Report. Social and Behavioral Rehabilitation in Prisons, Jails and the Community. 9(4):49-50,59-63.This article examines participation rates in restorative justice programs, the reasons for such participation, part... READ MORE

Responding to Hate Crimes Through Restorative Justice Dialogue.

Source: (2006) Contemporary Justice Review. 9(1): 7-21.Hate promotes violence. Dialogue among conflicting parties and groups is one way to decrease hate and help prevent bias-motivated crimes. Restorative justice has emerged in the last three deca... READ MORE

The Practice of Victim Offender Mediation: A Look at the Evidence

Source: (2008) In Shoham, Shlomo Giora, Ori Beck and Martin Kett, ed., International Handbook of Penology and Criminal Justice, Florida, USA, Taylor & Francis Group. Pp. 691-708."Mark S. Umbreit, Robert B. Coates, and Betty Vos give us an in-depth... READ MORE

Victim offender mediation:An evolving evidence-based practice

Source: (2006) In, Dennis Sullivan and Larry Tifft editors, "Handbook of Restorative Justice" A Global Perspective. London and New York: Routledge. Taylor & Francis Group pp.52-61Here, we will highlight some of the changes over time that have alte... READ MORE