An Indigenous perspective on the standardisation of restorative justice in New Zealand and Canada
Tauri, Juan Marcellus (2009) An Indigenous perspective on the standardisation of restorative justice in New Zealand and Canada. Indigenous Policy Journal, 20(3).
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The dramatic increase in restorative justice activity in western jurisdictions since the early 1990s has driven state officials, supported by some theorists and practitioners, to standardise the design and delivery of restorative justice programmes. The purpose of this paper is to provide a critical indigenous examination of various rationale proffered in support of the standardisation process that is occurring in the neo-colonial jurisdictions of Canada and New Zealand. The paper ends with a call for Maori justice practitioners to develop their own standard for enhancing the delivery of restorative justice initiatives to Maori offenders, victims, families and communities.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||First Nations, Maori, Policy, Restorative Justice, Standardisation|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY (160000) > CRIMINOLOGY (160200)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Schools > School of Justice
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2009 Indigenous Studies Network|
|Deposited On:||14 Dec 2012 05:20|
|Last Modified:||16 Dec 2012 05:20|
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