Journals Higher Education



Published: 06 February 2003

320 Pages

ISBN: 9780199251643

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Repair or Revenge

Victims and Restorative Justice

Heather Strang

Clarendon Studies in Criminology

  • Examines for the first time the victim's experience of restorative justice in comparison with the experience of victims whose cases were treated in the courts in the usual way
  • Shifts the focus of discussion from the effectiveness of restorative justice in reducing reoffending to whether it offers the victims of crime advantages over traditional court-centred justice

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