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Reducing Offending: A Critical Review of the International Research Evidence.

Francis, Vivien
June 4, 2015

Source: (2008) NIO Research and Statistical Series:Report No. 18. Belfast: Statistics and Research Branch Criminal Justice Policy Division of the Northern Ireland Office.

This meta-analysis of ‘what works’ research from around the world explores interventions in seven different areas including correctional services and communities. Within this discussion of effective strategies for lowering recidivism, restorative justice is discussed as a theoretically promising approach.


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