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Justpeace ethics a guide to restorative justice and peacebuilding by Jarem Sawatsky

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Published by Cascade Books in Eugene, Or .
Written in English


  • Restorative justice,
  • Peace,
  • Conflict management

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-98).

StatementJarem Sawatsky ; with a foreword by Howard Zehr.
SeriesCascade companions -- 7
LC ClassificationsHV8688 .S394 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 98 p. :
Number of Pages98
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23985027M
ISBN 101556352999
ISBN 109781556352997
LC Control Number2009497039

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