Therapeutic Jurisprudence and its Application to Criminal Justice Research and Development

Irish Probation Journal, Vol. 7, p. 94, 2010

Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 10-20

15 Pages Posted: 23 Jun 2010 Last revised: 21 Jul 2014

David B. Wexler

University of Puerto Rico - School of Law; University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law

Date Written: November 10, 2010

Abstract

The Spanish version of this paper, titled "Justicia Terapeutica: Una Vision General", can be found at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2468365.

This essay, based on the 3rd Annual Martin Tansey Memorial Lecture, delivered May 26, 2010, at the Criminal Courts of Justice in Dublin, and sponsored by the Association of Criminal Justice Research and Development, introduces the perspective of therapeutic jurisprudence (TJ) and applies the perspective to several criminal justice issues, such as sentencing, probation, and parole. It calls for an academic-practitioner interdisciplinary and international partnership to enable the field to grow and flourish.

Keywords: therapeutic jurisprudence, criminal justice, criminal law and procedure, sentencing, probation, parole

Suggested Citation

Wexler, David B., Therapeutic Jurisprudence and its Application to Criminal Justice Research and Development (November 10, 2010). Irish Probation Journal, Vol. 7, p. 94, 2010; Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 10-20. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1628804

David B. Wexler (Contact Author)

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University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law

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