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Published: 09 April 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391777-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9177-7
Published: 21 November 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381273-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8127-3
Published: 19 June 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392569-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9256-9
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395393-065
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9539-3
Published: 11 May 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380092-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8009-2
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373186-054
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7318-6
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373186-055
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7318-6
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-087
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
...The Cradock Four Testimony from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission As resistance grew in the early 1980s, peaking with the township uprising that began in 1984, the South African state authorized its security forces to engage in secret campaigns of violence and intimidation aimed...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... Kelly Gillespie analyzes the conditions under which her testimony was requested at a commission investigating police brutality in the township of Khayelitsha in South Africa. While she was expected to confirm the commonsense idea according to which the development of vigilantism in poor...
Published: 01 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009276-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0927-6
... Commission report contained a previously undisclosed tenth recommendation, sheltering the risk algo- rithm within error and commending nasa s work and mission to the na- tion, Richard Feynman refused to add his signature to the report. His fellow commissioners sought to persuade him, suggesting that the...
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012719-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1271-9
...All People Need Truth to Survive: Recent Work and Legacy We are improvisers, our entire life is a rehearsal for heaven. William Parker As prolific as Parker has been and as active as he has been in recording and performing, he still has many hundreds of compositions that he has never had the...
Published: 14 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012283-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1228-3
...This chapter considers the demand for the disclosure of truth about the Japa- nese military comfort system. Many have rightly heralded the courage of the survivors in telling their stories publicly as the catalyzing force in exposing this history in the early 1990s, but the comfort women...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-037
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
... the six people whose stories make up part VI deal in truths. Their expertise consists in navigating the barrage of images, flows of information, and hall- of- mirrors like appearances and absences that render the city (as indeed the world more generally) dangerously and deliciously...
Published: 12 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375074-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... the bones and thereby ground the statistics and testimonies of truth commission reports and to reembed people back into family structures, rituals of mourning, and court cases against perpetrators, like General Ríos Montt. The chapter examines the controversy over the number 200,000—the war’s death...
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By Diane M. Nelson
Published: 12 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... count the bones and thereby ground the statistics and testimonies of truth commission reports and to reembed people back into family structures, rituals of mourning, and court cases against perpetrators, like General Ríos Montt. The chapter examines the controversy over the number 200,000—the war’s...
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373056-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... Following a devastating civil war, in 2002 Sierra Leone became a laboratory for justice. For the first time, a truth and reconciliation commission (TRC) and a semi-international criminal court operated side by side. But in the context of eleven years of war, a thirty-year legacy of state...
Published: 10 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
...’ deaths. In the speculation opened by this conviction, I discern symptomatic resistances to thinking both personal and collective responsibility for the history of violence in Cyprus. Following a devastating civil war, in 2002 Sierra Leone became a laboratory for justice. For the first time, a truth...
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By Jacob Blanc
Published: 15 November 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0532-2
... Nacional da Verdade (National Truth Commission) cpt Comissão Pastoral da Terra (Pastoral Land Commission) csn Conselho de Segurança Nacional (National Security Council) dsn Doutrina de Segurança Nacional (Doctrine of National Security) fetaep Federação dos Trabalhadores na Agricultura do Estado Paraná...
Published: 19 November 2013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... African Defence Force SASO South African Students’ Organisation SWAPO South West Africa People’s Organisation TAC Treatment Action Campaign TRC Truth and Reconciliation Commission UDF United Democratic Front xv ...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-086
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... public and threaten to take her to court. As if she knows no one will stand up for her. The Truth Commission does not utter a single word in Mazibuko’s de- fense. Not one of the commissioners, not one of the feminists agitating for women’s rights, stands up and says: “We respect the right of Rita...