Repair or Revenge?: Victims and Restorative Justice (Clarendon Studies in Criminology Series) / Edition 1

Repair or Revenge?: Victims and Restorative Justice (Clarendon Studies in Criminology Series) / Edition 1

by Heather Strang
     
 

ISBN-10: 0199274290

ISBN-13: 9780199274291

Pub. Date: 11/15/2004

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Restorative justice has become the emerging social movement for reform in the criminal justice system over the past decade. It refers to a range of informal justice practices designed to require offenders to take responsibility for their wrong-doing and to meet the needs of affected victims and communities. This book, based on empirical research findings,

Overview

Restorative justice has become the emerging social movement for reform in the criminal justice system over the past decade. It refers to a range of informal justice practices designed to require offenders to take responsibility for their wrong-doing and to meet the needs of affected victims and communities. This book, based on empirical research findings, investigates whether restorative justice can offer victims of crime more than the formal court-based justice system.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199274291
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
11/15/2004
Series:
Clarendon Studies in Criminology Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
318
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 5.40(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Victim in Criminal Justice
2. Victims of Crime and the Victim Movement
3. The Theory and Practice of Restorative Justice
4. The Reintegrative Shaming Experiments: Research Design and Methodology
5. The Lived Experience of Victims: How Restorative Justice Worked in Canberra
6. Victim Satisfaction with the Restorative Alternative
7. Victims and Offenders: A Relational Analysis
8. Conclusion

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