A Dialogue Between China and the West on Doing Restorative Justice

  • Xiaoyu Yuan
Part of the Springer Series on Asian Criminology and Criminal Justice Research book series (SSACCJR)


This chapter is dedicated to making the dialogue between China and the West on doing justice in a restorative way more constructive and fruitful. In highlighting and bringing together the previous chapters, we will start with the following questions: In what ways do China’s mediation practices diverge and converge vis-à-vis the assumptions and concepts of RJ in the West? Does China need the Western RJ model? If the answer is yes, how likely is it that restorative justice processes will be implemented in China?


Restorative Justice Processes Mediation Room Restoration Model Offenders Community Corrections 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xiaoyu Yuan
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  1. 1.School of Criminal JusticeShanghai University of Political Science and LawShanghaiChina

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