Mainstreaming Therapeutic Jurisprudence in Pakistan: A Historical Discourse
34 Pages Posted: 24 Aug 2017
Date Written: August 18, 2017
This paper is written to narrate the history of therapeutic jurisprudence with respect to Pakistani legal and judicial system. The style of the paper also covers the email communication between the author and Prof David B Wexler being father of the TJ. Likewise, emails with other TJ practitioners around the globe are also part of this writing. It will help readers to know how the TJ is being mainstreamed in Pakistan, what is TJ literature for local audience and how it is relevant for constitutionalism and humane side of administration of justice.
Keywords: Therapeutic Jurisprudence, TJ, mainstreaming, Pakistan, constitutionalism, dignity, human rights, procedural justice, judging, TJ lens, juvenile justice, child rights, probation, healing capacity, law, jurisprudence, legal history, TJ history
JEL Classification: K14, K40, K41, K42, J12, J13, I21, I26, I28, I31
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