Corrections, Peacemaking and Restorative Justice

1st Edition

Transforming Individuals and Institutions

Authors:

  • Michael Braswell
  • John Fuller
  • Bo Lozoff
  • Description

    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.

    Key Features

    • This book is about personal and institutional transformation. It is designed to view peacemaking as a broad, encompassing process that, while grounded in ancient philosophical and spiritual traditions, is expressed in many different shapes and forms.
    • Boxed inserts and discussion questions support the text.

    Details

    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2001
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Anderson
    Print ISBN:
    9781583605196
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781437755244

    About the authors

    Michael Braswell

    Affiliations and Expertise

    East Tennessee State University

    John Fuller

    Affiliations and Expertise

    University of West Georgia