by Department of Justice, Canada, Research and Statistics Section, Policy, Programs and Research Branch in [Ottawa?, Ont.] .
Written in English
|Other titles||Redress by offenders|
|Contributions||Thorvaldson, S. Ab., Canada. Dept. of Justice. Research and Statistics Section., Federal/Provincial Research Program on Reparative Sanctions|
|LC Classifications||HV8688 .R468 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. ;|
Book Description. The main theme of the book is that the new types of sanctions constitute a challenge to the international system. First, there are more of the targeted sanctions, including financial, travel, aviation, special commodity and arms sanctions. Furthermore, there are considerable but varied practices in implementation. Without Sanction transcends my expectation. The two protagonists, Kit and Nicky, are vivid characters and immensely likable. The plot itself is touching even poignant. I have to admit I shed more than a tear. As I am a sentimental fool I am satisfied with the ending. But I wish Kit's and Nicky's story need not end. How about a sequel, Roberts!5/5(2). Reparations are broadly understood as compensation given for an abuse or injury. The colloquial meaning of reparations has changed substantively over the last century. In the early s, reparations were interstate exchanges (see war reparations): punitive mechanisms determined by treaty and paid by the surrendering side of conflict, such as the World War I reparations . Conversion therapy is the pseudoscientific practice of trying to change an individual's sexual orientation from homosexual or bisexual to heterosexual using psychological or spiritual interventions. There is no reliable evidence that sexual orientation can be changed and medical institutions warn that conversion therapy practices are ineffective and potentially harmful.
The subject is nevertheless topical since there is a growing use of sanctions and the legal basis for sanctions has been changed with the Lisbon treaty. The essays in this book, written by distinguished scholars in their respective fields, deal with some of these : Paperback. Conversion therapy is the pseudoscientific practice of trying to change an individual's sexual orientation from homosexual or bisexual to heterosexual using psychological or spiritual interventions. There is no reliable evidence that sexual orientation can be changed and medical bodies warn that conversion therapy practices are ineffective and potentially harmful. In this book, Lisa Martin offers the most comprehensive answer available, relying on both sophisticated statistics and rigorous case studies. She finds that two factors help to ensure the creation and maintenance of a sanctions coalition: first, the endorsement of the sanctions by an international institution, and second, the incurring of Author: Daniel W. Drezner. Restorative justice, introduced in the United States in the s, is defined as a change in the approach of the criminal justice system. This moves the focus from the traditional methods of retribution and rehabilitation to the role of the victim and offender working together collaboratively to repair the harm caused by a crime.
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