Journals Higher Education



07 January 2009

336 Pages | 12 halftones

ISBN: 9780195375695

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In the Shadow of Death

Restorative Justice and Death Row Families

Elizabeth Beck, Sarah Britto, and Arlene Andrews

  • Contains detailed first-person accounts of capital offenders family members and their experiences in the criminal justice system
  • Documents the psychological effects of navigating a capital case
  • Applies restorative justice principles to capital crimes, involving families and communities in the healing process
  • Adds a new dimension to debates about the death penalty