Clearly committed to and passionate about RJ they provide volumes that are maturely considered and offer warnings about and safeguards against a cavalier feelgood misuse of a framework that attempts to include the victims of crime and their needs to the maximum xtent possible This volume in an xtensive series looks at obviously sexual assault and how RJ might be used fruitfully over against a judicial system that is adversarial and punitive and ignores victims and their xperience of trauma The authors handle a fraught subject with considerable sensitivity dexterity and mpathy producing a truly xcellent work that I wish politicised purveyors of what has wrongly been termed restorative justice had read and absorbed before mbarking on ill conceived xcursions into the realm of sexual assault and abuse. Ch marginalized communities such as thnic minorities within its net Restorative justice recognizes that sexual abuse is a form of gender based violence The table of contents includesUnderstanding Sexual AbuseRestorative *JUSTICEVICTIMS A CASE STUDYOFFENDERS A CASE STUDYLIMITS AND POSSIBILITIESAND *A Case StudyOffenders A Case StudyLimits and PossibilitiesAnd Community based practices are needed sometimes in conjunction with and sometimes to counteract traditional criminal justice respons. .
I won this in a Goodreads giveawayVery interesting approach on how to respond to sexual violence It makes a lot of sense and here s to hoping something like this will be considered in society because what is the norm now is not working that well Too much of this book I just did not agree *with at all and the I read of it the I disliked it On the same note I could *at all and the I read of it the I disliked it On the same note I could on and on about all the things that I disagreed with but I ll just cut to the chase and say in my opinion it was as crappy as Jynx s litter box todaywhich was pretty bad Lol I received this book as a Goodreads first reads giveaway in xchange for my honest review I really great resource that does an louent job of breaking down all the little parts and thoughts around restorative justice specific to sexual violence The case studies were incre. "Here Is A Thoughtful And " is a thoughtful and provoking look at the impact of sexual abuse demonstrating how restorative justice can create hope through traumaRestorative justice is gaining acceptance for addressing harm and crime Interventions have been developed for a wide range of wrongdoing This book considers the use of restorative justice in response to sexual abuse Rather than a blueprint or detailing a specific set of programs it is ab. .
Dibly helpful in illustrating the practice not just the theory behind restorative justice So glad I read this I feel inspiredThe only cringe was that it uses the word transgendered instead of transgender I really value this series of books and I m glad this one came out The topic is understandably controversial but it is my opinion that restorative justice absolutely has a role in combatting sex violence in our culture The book itself doesn t dive too deep but provides a good starting point and references to the merging research in this field I appreciate that the xamples used are diverse and that they do discuss the college setting My views here are similar to what I feel about the overarching volume The little book of restorative justice it s clear concise and well argued but although the authors are. Out mapping possibilities It allows people to carefully consider its use in responding to violent crimes such as sexual abuseCriminal justice approaches tend to sideline and re traumatize victims and punish to the detriment of accountability Alternatively restorative justice centers on for victims while holding offenders meaningfully accountable Criminal justice responses tend to individualize the problem and cat. ,