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The Resource Unspeakable truths : transitional justice and the challenge of truth commissions, Priscilla B. Hayner

Unspeakable truths : transitional justice and the challenge of truth commissions, Priscilla B. Hayner

Label
Unspeakable truths : transitional justice and the challenge of truth commissions
Title
Unspeakable truths
Title remainder
transitional justice and the challenge of truth commissions
Statement of responsibility
Priscilla B. Hayner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book is a profound exploration of truth commissions around the world, and the anguish, injustice, and the legacy of hate they are meant to absolve
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Hayner, Priscilla B
Dewey number
323/.044
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JC580
LC item number
.H39 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Truth commissions
  • Human rights
  • Political atrocities
  • Political persecution
  • Amnesty
  • Reconciliation
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Amnesty
  • Human rights
  • Political atrocities
  • Political persecution
  • Reconciliation
  • Truth commissions
  • Wahrheitskommission
  • Politische Verfolgung
  • Menschenrecht
Label
Unspeakable truths : transitional justice and the challenge of truth commissions, Priscilla B. Hayner
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Confronting past crimes : transitional justice and the phenomenon of truth commissions -- Why a truth commission? -- The five strongest truth commissions -- Other illustrative truth commissions -- What is the truth? -- The truth about women and men -- Truth and justice : a careful but critical relationship -- Truth commissions and the International Criminal Court -- Naming names of perpetrators -- Healing from the past -- Truth and reparations -- Reconciliation and reforms -- Leaving the past alone -- When, how, and who : basic questions of methodology and operations -- Reflections : looking forward -- Appendix 1. Other truth commissions described -- Appendix 2. Charts -- Interviews by the author
Control code
671811324
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 356 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203867822
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)671811324
Label
Unspeakable truths : transitional justice and the challenge of truth commissions, Priscilla B. Hayner
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Confronting past crimes : transitional justice and the phenomenon of truth commissions -- Why a truth commission? -- The five strongest truth commissions -- Other illustrative truth commissions -- What is the truth? -- The truth about women and men -- Truth and justice : a careful but critical relationship -- Truth commissions and the International Criminal Court -- Naming names of perpetrators -- Healing from the past -- Truth and reparations -- Reconciliation and reforms -- Leaving the past alone -- When, how, and who : basic questions of methodology and operations -- Reflections : looking forward -- Appendix 1. Other truth commissions described -- Appendix 2. Charts -- Interviews by the author
Control code
671811324
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 356 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203867822
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)671811324

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