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Restorative justice conferencing for reducing recidivism in young offenders (aged 7 to 21)

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, February 2013
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2 blogs
policy
1 policy source
twitter
14 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page

Citations

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Title
Restorative justice conferencing for reducing recidivism in young offenders (aged 7 to 21)
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, February 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd008898.pub2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Nuala Livingstone, Geraldine Macdonald, Nicola Carr

Abstract

Restorative justice is "a process whereby parties with a stake in a specific offence resolve collectively how to deal with the aftermath of the offence and its implications for the future" (Marshall 2003). Despite the increasing use of restorative justice programmes as an alternative to court proceedings, no systematic review has been undertaken of the available evidence on the effectiveness of these programmes with young offenders. Recidivism in young offenders is a particularly worrying problem, as recent surveys have indicated the frequency of re-offences for young offenders has ranged from 40.2% in 2000 to 37.8% in 2007 (Ministry of Justice 2009)

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 173 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 34 20%
Student > Master 28 16%
Student > Bachelor 21 12%
Student > Ph. D. Student 21 12%
Student > Doctoral Student 13 7%
Other 27 16%
Unknown 30 17%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 43 25%
Medicine and Dentistry 34 20%
Psychology 31 18%
Nursing and Health Professions 12 7%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 5 3%
Other 10 6%
Unknown 39 22%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 32. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 23 June 2020.
All research outputs
#780,256
of 17,604,218 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#1,993
of 11,720 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#6,648
of 158,987 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#9
of 100 outputs
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