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Encyclopedia of transitional justice

Lavinia Stan

Encyclopedia of transitional justice

by Lavinia Stan

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Published by Cambridge University University Press in Cambridge [UK], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Transitional justice,
  • Political crimes and offenses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLavinia Stan, Nadya Nedelsky
    ContributionsNedelsky, Nadya
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK5250 .S73 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25331110M
    ISBN 109780521196178, 9780521196246, 9781107027640
    LC Control Number2012017960

    Among the most prominent and significant political and legal developments since the end of the Cold War is the proliferation of mechanisms for addressing the complex challenges of transition from authoritarian rule to human rights-based democratic constitutionalism, particularly with regards to the demands for accountability in relation to conflicts and abuses of the :// Both transitional justice and development are oriented toward understanding and influencing interrelated processes of social, political and economic change. As such, the two fields tend to focus on similar countries and contexts. Yet questions about their relationship invoke impassioned arguments about what constitutes legitimate ://

    The chapter traces the development of transitional justice (TJ), focusing on four of the most widely used instruments of TJ (criminal prosecutions, reparations, amnesty and truth-telling). It then outlines the development of TJ approaches and instruments around the world. Those same four commonly used instruments are utilized as a means of comparing experiences across :// Transitional justice is an emerging domain of inquiry that has gained importance with the regime changes in Latin America after the s, the collapse of the European and Soviet communist regimes in and , and the Arab revolutions of , among ://

      At the century's end, societies all over the world are throwing off the yoke of authoritarian rule and beginning to build democracies. At any such time of radical change, the question arises: should a society punish its ancien regime or let bygones be bygones? Transitional Justice takes this question to a new level with an interdisciplinary approach that challenges the very terms of the signed entries (each with Cross References and Further Readings) are organized in A-to-Z fashion to give students easy access to the full range of topics in transnational crime and justice. A thematic Reader's Guide in the front matter groups entries by broad topical or thematic areas to make it easy for users to find related entries at a


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With over entries written by contributors, the encyclopedia distills theory and practice in   The Encyclopedia of Transitional Justice, which offers entries written by scholars and practitioners drawn from diverse jurisdictions, includes detailed country studies; entries on transitional justice institutions and organizations; descriptions of transitional justice methods, processes, and practices; examinations of key debates and  › Books › Law › Law Practice.

Since Ruti Teitel published her influential book intransitional justice has become established as a flourishing field of research and societal impact. The Encyclopedia of Transitional Transitional justice is an emerging domain of inquiry that has gained importance with the regime changes in Latin America after the s, the collapse of the European and Soviet communist regimes /_Encyclopedia_of_transitional_justice_volume_1.

Business, Human Rights and Transitional Justice 1st Edition. Irene Pietropaoli This book considers the efficacy of transitional justice mechanisms in response to corporate human rights abuses. Corporations and other business enterprises often operate in   Transitional justice, national institutions or practices that identify and address injustices committed under a prior regime as part of a process of political change (see also truth commission).

It Encyclopedia of transitional justice book be argued that all justice is transitional justice, given that the political realm is always Books shelved as transitional-justice: Transitional Justice by Ruti G.

Teitel, Transitional Justice and Development: Making Connections by Pablo De Greif   encyclopedia of transitional justice, volume 1 This comprehensive three-volume reference work collects and summarizes the wealth of information available in the field of transitional justice.

Transitional justice is an emerging domain of inquiry that has gained importance with The Encyclopedia of Transitional Justice, like most of the more recent encyclopedias, is not a project of this magnitude.

It is a valiant effort on the part of its editors, without the support of a complex formal structure, to gather and make accessible information about the field.

As all encyclopedia projects, this one is also moved by the ‘Research Handbook on Transitional Justice is a remarkable contribution to the field of transitional justice because of its interdisciplinary approach and the personal contributions of the authors, who add their expertise to a field which has already been extensively explored.’ – Rossella Pulvirenti, New Journal of European Criminal Law This comprehensive three-volume reference work collects and summarizes the wealth of information available in the field of transitional justice.

Transitional justice is an emerging domain of inquiry that has gained importance with the regime changes in Latin America after the s, the collapse   Transitional JusticeTransitional justice refers to a field of activity and inquiry focused on how societies address legacies of past human rights abuses, mass atrocity, or other forms of severe social trauma, including genocide or civil war, in order to build a more democratic, just, or peaceful future.

Source for information on Transitional Justice: Encyclopedia of Genocide and Crimes Against /transitional-justice. Get this from a library. Encyclopedia of Transitional Justice. Volume 3. [Nadya Nedelsky; Lavinia Stan;] -- This comprehensive three-volume reference work collects and summarizes the wealth of information available in the field of transitional justice.

Transitional justice is an emerging domain of inquiry This entry about Transitional Justice has been published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY ) licence, which permits unrestricted use and reproduction, provided the author or authors of the Transitional Justice entry and the Encyclopedia of Law are in each case credited as the source of the Transitional Justice :// Posner E, Vermeule A () Transitional justice as ordinary justice.

Harv Law Rev (3)– CrossRef Google Scholar Roht-Arriaza N, Mariezcurrena J (eds) () Transitional justice in the twenty-first century: beyond truth versus :// If we’ve focussed in on the case of South Africa, your third choice, Mark Drumbl’s book Atrocity, Punishment, and International Law looks at the broader global picture.

That’s right. It brings into focus the role of international law, international institutions, and international actors, which are increasingly very influential in shaping domestic decisions about transitional ://   transitional justice.[The book] is filled with fresh ideas and interesting, provoking ial reading for all those facing the complexities of transition in practice."--Times Higher Education Supplement.

About the Author. Ruti G. Teitel is at New York Law  › Books › New, Used & Rental Textbooks › Social Sciences. This book addresses the theoretical underpinnings of the field of transitional justice, something that has hitherto been lacking both in study and practice.

With the common goal of clarifying some of the theoretical profiles of transitional justice strategies, the study is organized along crucial intersections evaluating aspects connected to the genealogy, the nature, the scope and the most is a platform for academics to share research ://.

2 days ago  This book provides insight on the effect of political violence and transitional justice in Africa focusing on Zimbabwe and comparing it to Rwanda, Uganda and Mozambique.

The case of Zimbabwe is unique since political violence observed in some areas has manifested as contestations for power between members of various political ://The book has roots in a conference held by the Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Reconstruction, a group of more than 50 faculty members and 30 grad students all working on related ideas.

It is the largest research community focused on transitional justice in North ://Ethiopia case-study, Encyclopedia of Transitional Justice