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NCJ Number: 118711 Find in a Library
Title: Role of Dispute Resolution in the Criminal Justice Curriculum: Some Critical Issues
Journal: Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice  Volume:5  Issue:1  Dated:(February 1989)  Pages:51-59
Author(s): M R Volpe; J Sexter
Date Published: 1989
Page Count: 9
Type: Issue Overview
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This paper provides an overview of the critical issues facing criminal justice educators and decisionmakers in higher education regarding dispute resolution.
Abstract: As the field of dispute resolution grows, criminal justice educators will be confronted with some important concerns such as curriculum, resources, personnel, internships and student enrollments. Also, interdisciplinary cooperation and the perception that Alternative Dispute Resolution is soft will have to be dealt with. 2 footnotes and 12 references. (Author abstract modified)
Main Term(s): Dispute resolution
Index Term(s): Criminal justice education; Higher education
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