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Transitional and Transformative Justice
Critical and International Perspectives

Edited By

Matthew Evans

ISBN 9780367662660
Published September 30, 2020 by Routledge
186 Pages

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Book Description

This book engages the limits of transitional justice and, more speci

Table of Contents

Table of contents

Notes on contributors

Chapter summaries


Paul Gready

1. Transitional Justice and Beyond: An Introduction to Critical, International and Interdisciplinary Debates

Matthew Evans

2. Tackling Structural Violence through the Transformative Justice Framework

Dáire McGill

3. Addressing Historical Wrongs in Post-Transition South Africa: What role for transformative justice?

Matthew Evans

4. The transformative potential of post-war justice initiatives in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Daniela Lai and Caterina Bonora

5. The Problem of Elites

Pádraig McAuliffe

6. Culture: The missing link in transitional justice; an imperative for transformative justice

Cathy Bollaert

7. Selective Justice and Constructions of Victimhood at the Khmer Rouge Tribunal

Rachel Killean

8. Distant historical wrongs, truth telling and restorative justice: Exploring schools and museums as potential vehicles for repairing historical wrongs

David Wilkins

Afterwords on Aftermaths

Lars Waldorf


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Dr Matthew Evans is a teaching fellow in law, politics and sociology at the School of Law, Politics and Sociology, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK, and visiting researcher in political studies at the School of Social Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.