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The Compensatory Style

  • Allan V. Horwitz

Abstract

Compensatory social control involves the payment of a debt from offenders to their victims (Black, 1987). Offenders are obligated to compensate victims for damage or other harm that they have suffered. Once restitution has been provided, the matter is settled.

Keywords

Social Control Compensatory System Strict Liability Penal System Tribal Group 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Allan V. Horwitz
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  1. 1.Rutgers UniversityNew BrunswickUSA

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