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Author(s): Cavanagh, Tom
Title: . Adopting New Values for the Courts: What is Restorative Justice?
Publication Info: The Court Manager 13(2/3). Williamsburg, VA: National Association for Court Management.
Date: 1998
Summary: What is restorative justice? Restorative justice was identified as a major trend in the state courts for 1997. Yet, court managers as a whole know little about this process. The principal focus, values, outcomes, and vision of both restorative jus ...
Article #: 1869
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Author(s): Spon, Ronald D
Title: . Juvenile Justice: A Work in Progress.
Publication Info: Regent University Law Review 10, Spring 1998.
Date: 1998
Summary: This article examines and advocates the "Balanced and Restorative Justice" model for juvenile justice. The authors begin by discussing the relationship between true justice and moral justice as they pertain to the juvenile justice system. True justic ...
Article #: 1886
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Author(s): Colson, Charles
Title: . Truth, Justice, Peace: The Foundations of Restorative Justice
Publication Info: Regent University Law Review 10, Spring 1998.
Date: 1998
Summary: In this essay, Colson contends that a society will exchange personal liberty for personal safety when a lack of internal restraint causes crime to increase. The lack of internal restraint succeeds a loss of truth, justice, and peace. The loss of trut ...
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Author(s): Yazzie, Robert
Title: . Navajo Peacemaking: Implications for Adjudication-based Systems of Justice
Publication Info: Contemporary Justice Review v.1: 123-131
Date: 1998
Summary: Navajo Peacemaking works on principles of justice that take into account the needs of all involved in a dispute or harm situation. Its methods of conflict resolution seek to get to the core of the “fuzzy‿ thinking that allows people to justify h ...
Article #: 1960
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Author(s): Sullivan, Dennis and Tifft, Larry and Cordella, Peter
Title: . The Phenomenon of Restorative Justice: Some Introductory Remarks
Publication Info: Contemporary Justice Review v.1: 7-20.
Date: 1998
Summary: This article offers an overview of the restorative justice movement as it presently exists. It addresses not only the key elements of restorative justice theory and practice but also its unique dimension of “transformative justice.â€? The re ...
Article #: 1963
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Author(s): Zehr, Howard and Mika, Harry
Title: . Fundamental Concepts of Restorative Justice
Publication Info: Contemporary Justice Review. 1: 47-55. Reprinted in Restorative Justice. Declan Roche (2003), ed. Pp. 73-81. The International Library of Essays in Law & Legal Theory, Second Series. Aldershot, Hants, England: Dartmouth/Ashgate.
Date: 1998
Summary: As restorative justice programs continue to be widely adopted, the number of definitions of restorative justice has increased significantly. Oddly enough, some of the programs defined as restorative do not appear to contain some of the essential ele ...
Article #: 1966
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Author(s): Daly, Kathleen and Immarigeon, Russ
Title: . The Past, Present, and Future of Restorative Justice: Some Critical Reflections
Publication Info: Contemporary Justice Review v.1: 21-45
Date: 1998
Summary: Restorative justice has burst on the international scene as an umbrella concept and social movement. We review the major streams of activism and social thought that have made restorative justice a popular idea, consider the implications of its popul ...
Article #: 1968
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Author(s): Zion, James W
Title: . The Use of Custom and Legal Tradition in the Modern Justice Setting
Publication Info: Contemporary Justice Review v.1: 133-148
Date: 1998
Summary: This article discusses the revival of traditional Indian law and the traditional laws of indigenous peoples in various parts of the world. It contrasts the dynamics of traditional Indian and indigenous law with western justice methods to show the "v ...
Article #: 1969
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Author(s): Harris, M. Kay
Title: . Reflections of a Skeptical Dreamer: Some Dilemmas in Restorative Justice Theory and Practice
Publication Info: Contemporary Justice Review v.1: 57-69
Date: 1998
Summary: We are witnessing a tremendous growth in restorative justice programs around the globe. This is an exciting development for people seeking better means of responding to crime and conflict than conventional criminal justice measures. Yet there are s ...
Article #: 1971
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Author(s): Smith, Polly Ashton
Title: . William Godwin’s Moral Education Theory of Punishment: Is It a Restorative Approach to Justice?
Publication Info: Contemporary Justice Review v.1: 87-101
Date: 1998
Summary: This article focuses on a significant historical foundation for the contemporary restorative justice perspective on punishment and corrections. William Godwin’s views, which are characterized here as a version of the moral education theory of puni ...
Article #: 1972
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