Suggested Reading Lists

Restorative Justice

Changing Lenses: A New Focus for Crime and Justice by Howard Zehr

Returning To the Teachings: Exploring Aboriginal Justice by Rupert Ross

Restorative Justice and Violence Against Women by James Ptacek

Little Book of Restorative Justice: A Bestselling Book By One Of The Founders Of The Movement by Howard Zehr

The Little Book of Restorative Discipline for Schools: Teaching Responsibility; Creating Caring Climates by Lorraine Stutzman Amstutz

Restorative Justice, Reconciliation, and Peacebuilding – Jennifer Llewelyn and Daniel Philpott

Changing Paradigms: Punishment and Restorative Discipline by Paul Redekop

Victim Meets Offender: The Impact of Restorative Justice and Mediation by Mark Umbreit

Sexual Offending and Restoration by Mark Yantzi


Conflict Resolution

Crucial Conversations Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High by Kerry Patterson & Joseph Grenny

In a Perfect World: Interpersonal Skills for Life by Pat Hirst

Mistakes Were Made (But Not by Me): Why We Justify Foolish Beliefs, Bad Decisions, and Hurtful Acts by Carroll Tavris & Elliott Aronson

Bringing Peace Into the Room: How the Personal Qualities of the Mediator Impact the Process of Conflict Resolution by Daniel Bowling &  David Hoffman

The Promise of Mediation – Robert Busch & Joseph Folger

Mediating Dangerously: The Frontiers of Conflict Resolution by Kenneth Cloke

Amish Grace: How Forgiveness Trancended Tragedy by Donald B. Kraybill, Steven M. Nolt & David L. Weaver-Zercher

Changing the Conversation: The 17 Principles of Conflict Resolution by Dana Caspersen

Resolving Conflicts at Work: Eight Strategies for Everyone on the Job by Kenneth Cloke & Joan Goldsmith



The Bully, the Bullied and the Bystander by Barbara Coloroso

Trauma and Recovery: The Aftermath of Violence–From Domestic Abuse to Political Terror by Judith Herman

No Future Without Forgiveness by Desmond Tutu

Through the Glass by Shannon Moroney

The Speed of Trust: The One Thing That Changes Everything by Stephen M.R. Covey