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By Elin Skaar,Camila Gianella Malca,Trine Eide

After Violence: Transitional Justice, Peace, and Democracy examines the results of transitional justice at the improvement of peace and democracy. expected contributions of transitional justice mechanisms are mostly acknowledged in common phrases, with little regard for traditionally particular contexts. but a fact fee, for instance, should not have an analogous functionality in a society torn through long term civil conflict or genocide as in a society rising from authoritarian repression. Addressing trials, reparations, fact commissions, and amnesties, the booklet systematically addresses the studies of 4 very diverse modern transitional justice instances: post-authoritarian Uruguay and Peru and post-conflict Rwanda and Angola. Its research demonstrates that context is an important determinant of the impression of transitional justice tactics, and identifies particular contextual stumbling blocks and obstacles to those procedures. The publication should be of a lot curiosity to students within the fields of transitional justice and peacebuilding, in addition to scholars in general eager about human rights and democratisation.

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