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Truth Without Reconciliation: A Human Rights History of Ghana

Abena Ampofoa Asare
Format
Book
Published
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2018]
Language
English
Series
Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights
ISBN
9780812250398, 0812250397
Summary
Abena Ampofoa Asare identifies the documents, testimonies, and petitions gathered by Ghana's National Reconciliation Commission as a portal to an unprecedented public archive of Ghanaian political history as told by the self-described survivors of human rights abuse.
Contents
  • Making the NRC Archive
  • Human rights and Ghanaian history
  • Kalabule women
  • Family histories of political violence
  • The suffering of being developed
  • Soldier, victim, hero, survivor
  • Time for suffering, time for justice
  • Conclusion : the brief afterlife of Ghana's Truth Commission.
Description
xi, 243 pages ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-231) and index.
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