TITLE

Training Issues in Victim Offender Mediation

AUTHOR(S)
Amstutz, Lorraine Stutzan
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
Journal of Correctional Education;Jun1999, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses issues associated with developing the Offender Victim Reconciliation Programs in the U.S. Terminology; Differences between victim offenders and community mediation cases; Issues involved in program development; Training outline.
ACCESSION #
10922274

 

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