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Returning to the Teachings
Language: en
Pages: 287
Authors: Rupert Ross
Categories: Criminal justice, Administration of
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Penguin Books Canada

In his bestselling book Dancing with a Ghost, Rupert Ross began his exploration of Aboriginal approaches to justice and the visions of life that shape them. Returning to the Teachings takes this exploration further still. During a three-year secondment with Justice Canada, Ross travelled from the Yukon to Cape Breton
Aboriginal Justice and the Charter
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: David Milward
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-22 - Publisher: UBC Press

Aboriginal Justice and the Charter examines and seeks to resolve the tension between Aboriginal approaches to justice and the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. David Milward asks why Aboriginal communities seek reform and identifies some of the constitutional barriers in their path. He identifies specific areas of the criminal
Trauma-Informed Juvenile Justice in the United States
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Judah Oudshoorn
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-23 - Publisher: Canadian Scholars’ Press

Most youth who come in conflict with the law have experienced some form of trauma, yet many justice professionals are ill-equipped to deal with the effects trauma has on youth and instead reinforce a system that further traumatizes young offenders while ignoring the needs of victims. By taking a trauma-informed
Trauma-Informed Youth Justice
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Judah Oudshoorn
Categories: Juvenile delinquents
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-01 - Publisher: Canadian Scholars’ Press

Most youth who come in conflict with the law have experienced some form of trauma, yet many justice professionals are ill-equipped to deal with the effects trauma has on youth and instead reinforce a system that further traumatizes young offenders while ignoring the needs of victims. By taking a trauma-informed
Anishinaabe Ways of Knowing and Being
Language: en
Pages: 316
Authors: Lawrence W. Gross
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-15 - Publisher: Routledge

Very few studies have examined the worldview of the Anishinaabeg from within the culture itself and none have explored the Anishinaabe worldview in relation to their efforts to maintain their culture in the present-day world. This book fills that gap. Focusing mainly on the Minnesota Anishinaabeg, Lawrence Gross explores how