Resources

Books about Restorative Justice

  • Baldwin, Christina. Calling the Circle: The First and Future Culture (Newberg, OR: Swan-Raven, 1994; reprint, New York: Bantam Doubleday Dell, 1998).
  • Bolen, Jean Shinoda. The Millionth Circle – How to Change Ourselves and the World: The Essential Guide to Women's Circles (Berkeley: Conari Press, 1999).
  • Boyes-Watson, Carolyn. Holding the Space: The Journey of Circles at Roca (Boston: The Center for Restorative Justice at Suffolk University, 2002).
  • Boyes-Watson, Carolyn. Peacemaking Circles and Urban Youth: Bringing Justice Home (St. Paul: Living Justice Press, 2008).
  • Garfield, Charles, Cindy Spring and SedoNIA Cahill. Wisdom Circles: A Guide to Self-Discovery and Community Building in Small Groups (New York: Hyperion, 1998).
  • McCaslin, Wanda. Justice as Healing: Writings on Community Peacemaking &Restorative Justice from the Native Law Centre (St. Paul: Living Justice Press, 2005).
  • Morris, Ruth. Stories of Transformative Justice (Canadian Scholars' Press, 2000).
  • Pranis, Kay, Barry Stuart, and Mark Wedge. Peacemaking Circles: From Crime to Community (St. Paul: Living Justice Press, 2003).
  • Pranis, Kay. The Little Book of Circle Processes: A New/Old Approach to Peacemaking. (Intercourse, PA: Good Books, 2005).
  • Ross, Rupert. Returning to the Teachings: Exploring Aboriginal Justice (Toronto: Penguin Books Canada, 1996).
  • Sebarenzi, Joseph. God Sleeps in Rwanda: A Journey of Transformation (New York: Atria Books, 2009).
  • Sullivan, Dennis and LarryTifft. Restorative Justice: Healing the Foundations of Our Everyday Lives (Monsey, New York: Willow Tree Press, 2001).
  • Zehr, Howard. Changing Lenses: A New Focus for Crime and Justice (Scottsdale, PA: Herald Press, 1990/95).
  • Zehr, Howard. The Little Book of Restorative Justice (Intercourse, PA: Good Books, 2002).
  • Zimmerman, Jack, with VirgiNIA Coyle. The Way of Council (Las Vegas: Bramble Books, 1996).
For more information about Project NIA:

Mariame Kaba
mariame@project-nia.org
773-392-5165