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“Dispute Resolution Programs: Should They Be Integrated Or Autonomous?”

Shaw, M.
June 4, 2015

Source: (1989) Negotiation Journal 5(2):119-132.

This analysis of the settings in which alternative dispute resolution (ADR) programs have been established concludes that neither a completely centralized approach nor complete decentralization and autonomy of programs is the most desirable approach. Eighteen States have undertaken statewide initiatives to implement ADR programs. Models include the multi-door courthouse, the State office of mediation, the legislative council to define approaches and recommend legislation, offices within the judicial branch, executive commissions, and private networks and associations.


AbstractCourtsPolicePrisonsRJ and Community DisputesRJ in SchoolsTopic: RJ Practices
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