Justice for Victims And Offenders: A Restorative Response to Crime

Edition: 2nd
Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 1996-01-01
Publisher(s): Waterside Pr Winchester
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Martin Wrights original ground-breaking and influential analysis of the defects of the adversarial system of justice, plus the arguments in favour of a more constructive and victim-oriented approach. A book that has had a major influence on victims issues and restorative justice - and that is essential reading for anyone wishing to understand these developments. One of the most compelling arguments about the need for change in relation to victims and offenders. A critically acclaimed and key work in the annals of criminal justice.

Author Biography

Martin Wright is a Visiting Research Fellow at the Centre for Legal Studies, University of Sussex.

Table of Contents

Preface to the Second Edition
Foreword to the First Edition
Crime as Conflict: Criminal Law and the Restorative Principlep. 11
Criminal Procedure: The Means Overshadowed by the Endp. 21
Compensation and Reparation: An Ideal Rebornp. 42
Justice Without Lawyers: Enabling People to Resolve their Conflictsp. 66
The Return of the Victim to the Criminal Processp. 100
Towards Restorative Justicep. 132
A New Crime Policy for a New Millennium?p. 163
Referencesp. 193
Statutory Measuresp. 214
Indexp. 216
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