Restorative justice healing the foundations of our everyday lives by Sullivan, Dennis

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Published by Willow Tree Press in Monsey, NY .

Written in English

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  • Restorative justice.,
  • Reparation (Criminal justice),
  • Criminal justice, Administration of.,
  • Victims of crimes -- Legal status, laws, etc.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-235).

Book details

Statementby Dennis Sullivan and Larry Tifft.
ContributionsTifft, Larry.
LC ClassificationsHV8688 .S85 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 235 p. ;
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3970584M
ISBN 101881798313
LC Control Number2001277671

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