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Library

This page is meant to be a resource for RJ literature. We cannot possibly list every article, book or resource, but hope this can help you with your needs. If not, please feel free to contact us.

ONLINE LIBRARIES

RJ IN COMMUNITIES

Articles

Books

  • Circle in the Square Nancy Reistenberg
  • Conferencing Handbook: New Real Justice Training Manual. Terry O’Connell, Ben Wachtel and Ted Wachtel.
  • Conferencing Handbook. The New REAL Justice Training Manual. O'Connell, T., Wachtel, B., Wachtel, T. The Piper's Press, Pipersville, PA. 1999.
  • Crime, Shame and Reintegration. Braithwaite, J. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge,1989.
  • Heart of Hope Kay Pranis
  • Justpeace Ethics: A Guide to Restorative Justice and Peacebuilding.  Jarem Sawatsky and Howard Zehr.  2009.  Lutterworth Press.
  • New Directions in Restorative Justice: Issues, Practice, Evaluation. Elliott, E. and Gordon, R. M. (Eds) Willan Publishing, Devon. 2005.
  • Peacemaking Circles: From Crime to Community. Kay Pranis. Living Justice Press. 2003.
  • REAL Justice: How we can revolutionize our response to wrongdoing. Wachtel, T. The Piper's Press, Pipersville, PA. 1997
  • Restorative Justice and Civil Society.  Strang, H & Braithwaite, J. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 2001
  • Restoring Respect for Justice: A Symposium.  Martin Wright and Howard Zehr. 2008 Waterside Press.
  • Shame and Pride: Affect, Sex and the Birth of the Self. Nathanson, D.L. W W Norton and Co, New York. 1992
  • The Little Book of Restorative Justice. Howard Zehr. 2002. Good Books Intercourse.
  • The Little Book of Circle Processes. Kay Pranis. 2005. Good Books Intercourse.
  • The Little Book of Victim Offender Conferencing. Lorriane Stutzman Amstutz. 2005. Good Books Intercourse.

Theory & Philosophy

  • Cavanagh, T. (2000). Restorative justice and the common good: Creating a culture of forgiveness and reconciliation. Retrieved 9th September, 2003, from http://www.loyno.edu/twomey/blueprint/blueprint-april2000.htm
  • Claassen, R. (2002). A peacemaking model. Retrieved 6th November, 2003, from www.fresno.edu/pacs/
  • Claassen, R. (2003). A peacemaking model: A biblical perspective. Retrieved 6th November, 2003, from http://www.fresno.edu/pacs/docs/model.shtml
  • Gabbay, Z.  (2005) Justifying Restorative Justice: A Theoretical Justification for the Use of Restorative Justice Practices.  Journal of Dispute Resolution Vol 2, 349-397
  • Nathanson, D. L. (1997). From empathy to community. In J. A. Winer (Ed.), The Annual of Psychoanalysis (Vol. 25). Chicago: Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis.
  • Sherman, Lawrence T., Strang, Heather. Restorative Justice, The Evidence. The Smith Institute.

RJ IN SCHOOLS

Articles

Books

  • A Discipline that Restores. Ron and Roxanne Claassen. 2009.
  • Circle in the Square Nancy Reistenberg
  • Educating Esme. Esme Raji Codell 2009. Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill.
  • Heart of Hope Kay Pranis
  • Implementing Restorative Practices in Schools. 2014 Thorsborne, M. & Blood, P.
  • Just Schools: A Whole School Approach to Restorative Justice. Hopkins, B. Jessica Kingsley Publishers, London. 2004.
  • Restorative Practices and Bullying: Rethinking Behaviour Management. Thorsborne, M. & Vinegrad, D. Inyahead Press. 2006
  • Restorative Practices for Schools: A Resource. The Restorative Practices Development Team, School of Education, University of Waikato. 2003.
  • Restorative Practices in Schools: Rethinking Behaviour Management. Thorsborne, M. & Vinegrad, D. Inyahead Press. 2006
  • Restoring Safe School Communities. Morrison, B. The Federation Press, Leichhardt NSW 2007.
  • The Little Book of Restorative Discipline for Schools. Lorriane Stutzman Amstutz and Judy H. Mullet.  2005.  Good Books Intercourse.
  • The Little book of Restorative Justice for Colleges and Universities. 2013 Karp, D.
  • The Restorative Practices Handbook: for Teachers, Disciplinarians and Administrators. Costello, B., Wachtel, J. & Wachtel, T. International Institute for Restorative Practices (IIRP) Bethlehem Pa. 2009

Programs in Schools

Theory & Philosophy

  • Claassen, R. (1993). Discipline that restores. Conciliation Quarterly Newsletter, 12(2).
  • Claassen, R. (2001). An introduction to discipline that restores. VORP Newsletter of the Central Valley.
  • Lewis, Sharon.  (2009) Improving School Climate, Findings From Schools Implementing Restorative Practices.  International Institute of Restorative Practices.