Corrections, Peacemaking and Restorative Justice: Transforming Individuals and Institutions / Edition 1

Corrections, Peacemaking and Restorative Justice: Transforming Individuals and Institutions / Edition 1

by Michael Braswell, John Fuller, Bo Lozoff
     
 

ISBN-10: 1583605193

ISBN-13: 9781583605196

Pub. Date: 01/15/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book views peacemaking as a broad, encompassing process that is expressed in many different shapes and forms. It blends ancient-wisdom traditions, peacemaking criminology, and restorative justice principles as a way of intervening with offenders in both institutional and community-based settings. Philosophical and spiritual contexts for peacemaking are

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This book views peacemaking as a broad, encompassing process that is expressed in many different shapes and forms. It blends ancient-wisdom traditions, peacemaking criminology, and restorative justice principles as a way of intervening with offenders in both institutional and community-based settings. Philosophical and spiritual contexts for peacemaking are presented that form a foundation for understanding the potential for peacemaking in criminological thought, the criminal justice system, and society in general.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781583605196
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/15/2001
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
174
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.38(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction Part I: Understanding Peacemaking 2. Compassionate Corrections: Contributions of Ancient Wisdom Traditions 3. Peacemaking Criminology Part II: Doing Peacemaking 4. Personal Transformation 5. Transforming Institutions 6. Letters from Prison 7. Prison Stories 8. Toward Restorative and Community Justice 9. Epilogue

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