General Background and Statement of the Problem-- Why Look to Norway-- The Development of Theory-- The Forliksra dene-Concept and History Evolution of the Legal Structure-- The Boards in Action-- the Operations of the Forliksra dene-- The Police Prosecutor-- Fines and Sentencing Court-- A Day in the Oslo Criminal Court-- The Role of the Layman-- The "KONFLIKTRAD" Experiment in Lier, Norway-- Contrast and Conclusion-- Ideas for America.
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In this work, the author examines Norwegian approaches to conflict resolution, focusing on two key questions: what can be done to relieve the criminal justice system of city and state governments of their difficulties in delivering justice to the community and what can be done to help the citizen feel that the city cares and is concerned with the protection of basic social contract demands. (source: Nielsen Book Data)
2nd ed. - Oslo : [Published for The Royal Ministry of Justice in cooperation with The Royal Ministry of Foreign Affairs by Universitetsforlaget ; Irvington-on Hudson, NY : Columbia University Press [distributor for the U.S. and Canada]], 1980.