In the Shadow of Death

Introduction to Book. Part One: The Shadow of Death. 1. Why do Offenders' Families Matter?. 2. Understanding Restorative Justice. 3. Meet the Families. Part Two: Storytelling. 4. Death Penalty Trials. 5. "You Didn't Punish Him, You Punished Me". 6. Children of the Condemned. 7. Psychological Distress of Family Members, and Family Systems. Part Three: Restorative Justice. 8. Life is Different: Living with Outcomes other than the Death Sentence. 9. Organizing for Abolition. 10. Reaching Out. 11. Systems Failure. 12. Shining Light in the Shadows