Source: (1989) Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications.

An anthology includes 18 original papers on the use of mediation as an alternative to standard criminal justice processing. Topics include: victim-offender mediation in North America and Britain; the National Association of Victims Support Schemes in Britain; varying approaches to mediation in Finland, West Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, Japan and elsewhere; mediation of parent-child disputes; public opinion and reparation; and future prospects.