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Truth and Reconciliation in South Africa: Did the TRC Deliver?

edited by Audrey R. Chapman and Hugo van der Merwe
Format
Book
Published
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2008.
Language
English
Series
Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights
ISBN
0812240596 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Contents
  • Preface / Audrey R. Chapman and Hugo van der Merwe
  • Introduction : assessing the South African transitional justice model / Audrey R. Chapman and Hugo van der Merwe
  • What survivors say about justice : an analysis of the TRC victim hearings / Hugo van der Merwe
  • The TRC's approach to promoting reconciliation in the human rights violations hearings / Audrey R. Chapman
  • Perspectives on the role of forgiveness in the human rights violations hearings / Audrey R. Chapman
  • An evaluation of the South African amnesty process / Jeremy Sarkin
  • The impact of the TRC's amnesty process on survivors of human rights violations / Timothy Sizwe Phakathi and Hugo van der Merwe
  • Levels of truth : macro-truth and the TRC / Audrey R. Chapman and Patrick Ball
  • Truth recovery through the TRC's institutional hearings process / Audrey R. Chapman
  • Object of trust and hatred : public attitudes toward the TRC / Gunnar Theissen
  • Reaping what you sow : political parties, the TRC, and the quest for truth and reconciliation / Piers Pigou
  • Did the TRC deliver? / Hugo van der Merwe and Audrey R. Chapman
  • Reflections on the South African experience / Audrey R. Chapman and Hugo van der Merwe.
Description
x, 347 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [301]-335) and index.
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