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Places not Cases?: Re-thinking the Probation Focus.

Source: (2005) The Howard Journal. 44(2):172-184.John Augustus, the ‘first probation officer’, carried a caseload assigned by the court. And ever since, this way of organising the probation officer’s accountability has dominated the profes... READ MORE

Editorial Introduction: Restorative Justice.

Source: (2005) Criminology & Public Policy. 4(1): 101-102.Restorative justice is a new movement contained within an old idea. The old idea is that justice requires of people who victimize others to "make right" what they have done by restoring t... READ MORE

The Community Corrections of Place

Source: (1998) In Crime and Place: Plenary Papers of the 1997 Conference on Criminal Justice Research and Evaluation. National Institute of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. Pp. 69-80. Downloaded 25 August 2004.This ... READ MORE

Thoughts About Action and Ideology in Criminal Justice Reform

Source: (2004) Contemporary Justice Review 7(1): 69-73.This paper describes four paradoxes of criminal justice reform: (1) Good intentions do not matter and may, in fact, be a detriment; (2) Major changes come about when disparate coalitions merge... READ MORE

The community justice frontier: An introduction

Source: (2002) In What is community justice? Case studies of restorative justice and community supervision, ed. David R. Karp and Todd R. Clear, pp. ix-xvi. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.The history of community supervision of offenders is ... READ MORE

Neighborhood Probation Offices in Maricopa County, Arizona.

Source: (2002) In What is community justice? Case studies of restorative justice and community supervision, ed. David R. Karp and Todd R. Clear, pp. 37-58. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.In studying the Coronado Neighborhood Probation Office... READ MORE

A study of religion in prison

Source: (1995) The IARCA Journal 6 (June): 20-25.While there have been many connections between religion and prisons for a long time, there has been relatively little research into the actual effects of religion on prison life. In this article, Cl... READ MORE

Toward the Ideal Community Justice

Source: (2000) National Institute of Justice Journal (October 2000: pp.21 – 28.)Clear and Karp attempt to identify the ideals and goals of community justice. They distinguish it from restorative justice by pointing out that its approach is pro... READ MORE

"Forgiveness: Restorative Justice in the Broadest Context."

Source: (1998) Community Corrections Report on Law and Corrections Practice 6(1): 7-9.As an aspect of restorative justice, this article discusses the dynamics of a crime victim’s forgiveness of the offender, with attention to the importance of f... READ MORE