Source: (2013) Restorative Justice: An International Journal. 1(1):55-61.

This comment is written from the perspective of an Austrian researcher working at the Institute for the Sociology of Law and Criminology in Vienna; the IRKS has long been influenced by Nils Christie, by his thoughts and visions. Moreover, there has been an ongoing exchange between Norway and Austria despite -- or perhaps even because of the differences that exist in the way conflict regulation is practiced in these European countries. (excerpt)