RSSTransitional Justice

The Truth is Not Always as It Seems, and What That Means for Reconciliation and Justice

The Truth is Not Always as It Seems, and What That Means for Reconciliation and Justice

| November 2018
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In this blog post, Caroline Nguyen writes that the difficulty of defining and enforcing the right to truth explains why many scholars and practitioners are skeptical of its efficacy.

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Truth, Justice, and Power: Why Victimization Continues After Conflict

Truth, Justice, and Power: Why Victimization Continues After Conflict

| November 2018
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The cases of South Korea, Spain, and the Gambia show how political institutions can marginalize survivors in the aftermath of conflict.

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<i>Conflict-Related Violence Against Women: Transforming Transition</i>, by Aisling Swaine

Conflict-Related Violence Against Women: Transforming Transition, by Aisling Swaine

| September 2018
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The overarching aim of Aisling Swaine’s recent book is to empirically and theoretically expand our understanding of conflict-related violence against women. The breadth and depth of her analysis, combined with her extensive experiential knowledge gained as a practitioner, sets this book apart.

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