Books tagged: restorative justice

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Conversations With Crystal The Woman Who Fell Off the Bridge
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Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 104,260. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Crystal Manning tells her story of that fateful day, August 1, 2007, the day the I-35W Bridge collapsed in Minneapolis, MN. In her book she tells how she was saved from death in the Mississippi River by her fiancee', Michael Stoner, Jr., only to see him immediately charged with child abuse of her daughter. A journey to the real story of how her family was shattered by a truly American experience.
Reform Juvenile Justice Now: A Judge’s Timely Advice for Drastic System Change
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,200. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012 by Center for Sustainable Journalism. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Judge Steven Teske, a juvenile court judge and national thought leader on juvenile justice reform,lays out an impressive plan for change, including (1) Developing Alternatives to Incarceration (2) Ending Zero Tolerance in Schools (3) Being Smart about Bullying (4) Ending the Jailing of Kids Who Make Us Mad (5)Taking a Stand Against the Politics of Fear and (6) Demanding Parental Involvement.
Helen of Orpington
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Price: Free! Words: 96,150. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Helen never had strong bonding love for her daughter Emma, until they worked together. This love is short lived, soon Emma is knocked down and killed by Lesley, a young American nurse in London. A short jail term and extradition to the States for Lesley, leaves Helen broken, and ready for reprisal. Helen’s journey for justice takes her to American, she finds Emma’s killer, new love and herself...
The Need to Abolish the Prison System: An Ethical Indictment
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,490. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Imprisonment is an act of criminal violence, committed in pursuit of a revenge ethic. In responding to wrongdoing with violence, it doubles violence and criminality, rendering justice impossible. Instead, it valorizes violence as a role model (along with others). The book outlines the cultural transformation necessary to think of restorative justice, and get past the travesty of imprisonment.