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Repairing harm and transforming African-American communities through restorative justice.

Elechi, O. Oko
June 4, 2015

Source: (2005) Community Safety Journal. 4(2): 29-36.

The massive incarceration of African-American men impacts negatively on African-American families and undermines their communities’ informal social control mechanisms, thereby hindering community safety efforts. To repair the harm and transform African-American communities, a case is hereby made for the empowerment of African-American communities through restorative justice. Author’s abstract.


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