Can family group conferencing be leveraged to promote the democratic ideals of voice, freedom, justice, fairness, equality, and respect, and provide the citizenry with the opportunity to build a more just and civil society? This article reviews family group conferencing, and various model adaptations, from a democratic context and through the lens of responsive regulation.
"Sharing Power with the People: Family Group Conferencing as a Democratic Experiment,"
The Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare: Vol. 31
, Article 10.
Available at: http://scholarworks.wmich.edu/jssw/vol31/iss1/10