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“Family Group Conferences with Young Offenders in New Zealand.”

Stewart, T.
June 4, 2015

Source: (1996) In: J. Hudson, et al. (eds.), Family Group Conferences: Perspectives on Policy and Practice. Monsey, NY: Criminal Justice Press, pp. 65-87.

This paper sets out a description of the roles of all entitled participants in the youth justice family group conference process in New Zealand and then describes the convening and facilitation of a conference and post-conference procedures. It focuses on the coordinator’s role, describes tasks carried out by other youth justice staff, and concludes with two case studies.


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