TITLE

Transitional justice: Embracing the complexities

AUTHOR(S)
Kovacs, Pamela
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Peace & Conflict Monitor;Jun2012, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Transitional Justice is a field of complexities and differing perspectives. Through analysis of truth commissions and amnesties as transitional justice solutions, Pamela Kovacs argues that embracing this complexity is necessary. Terminology like "victim-centred" and "justice" attempt to simplify and categorize behaviours and past injustices that are inherently complicated and perspective-driven.
ACCESSION #
78174186

 

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