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The Little Book of Dialogue for Difficult Subjects
Language: en
Pages: 90
Authors: Lisa Schirch, David Campt
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-27 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

The word "dialogue" suffers from over-use, yet its practice is as transforming and as freshly hopeful as ever. Authors Schirch and Campt demonstrate dialogue's life and possibilities in this clear and absorbing manual: "Dialogue allows people in conflict to listen to each other, affirm their common ground, and explore their
The Little Book of Police Youth Dialogue
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: Micah E. Johnson, Jeffrey Weisberg
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-02 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Discover the police-youth dialogue (PYD) as a method to build trustworthiness, mend relationships, and heal historical harms between black youth and law enforcement. This timely book from the Justice and Peacebuilding series offers an explanation of the need for meaningful dialogue between law enforcement and black youth, a blueprint for
The Little Book of Transformative Community Conferencing
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: David Anderson Hooker
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-12 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

When conflicts become ingrained in communities, people lose hope. Dialogue is necessary but never sufficient, and often actions prove inadequate to produce substantial change. Even worse, chosen actions create more conflict because people have different lived experiences, priorities, and approaches to transformation. So what’s the story? In The Little Book
The Little Book of Victim Offender Conferencing
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Lorraine S. Amstutz
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-01 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Victim offender dialogues have been developed as a way to hold offenders accountable to the person they have harmed and to give victims a voice about how to put things right. It is a way of acknowledging the importance of the relationship, of the connection which crime creates. Granted, the
The Little Book of Racial Healing
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Thomas Norman DeWolf, Jodie Geddes
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-01 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

This book introduces Coming to the Table’s approach to a continuously evolving set of purposeful theories, ideas, experiments, guidelines, and intentions, all dedicated to facilitating racial healing and transformation. People of color, relative to white people, fall on the negative side of virtually all measurable social indicators. The “living wound”