Restorative justice
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Restorative justice ideas, values, debates by Gerry Johnstone

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


  • Restorative justice,
  • Sociological jurisprudence

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementGerry Johnstone
LC ClassificationsHV8688 .J64 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24827493M
ISBN 109780415672658
LC Control Number2011008526

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