Current Issues in Transitional Justice: Towards a More Holistic Approach

Current Issues in Transitional Justice: Towards a More Holistic Approach

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ISBN-13: 9783319345246
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Publication date: 10/28/2016
Series: Springer Series in Transitional Justice , #4
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2015
Pages: 376
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction.- PART I. Formal transition justice mechanisms and processes (reconsidered).- 1.The right to truth, appropriate forum and the International Criminal Court.- 2.Accountability v. ‘smart amnesty’ in the transitional post-conflict quest for peace. A South African case study.- 3.Transitional and generational justice: children involved in armed conflicts.- 4.Justice in transition: on territory, restitution and history.- PART II. Traditional and customary mechanisms of achieving justice (reflections from the field).- 5.Decolonising labour markets: the Australian South Sea Island diaspora and the role of cultural expression in connecting communities.- 6.Transitional justice as police-building in Solomon Islands: tensions of state building and implications for gender.- 7.Implementing the judgments of the European Court of Human Rights from the North Caucasus: a closing window for accountability or a continuing process of transitional justice?.- PART III. Modern challenges to transitional justice mechanisms and processes.- 8.Transitional justice in times of 'exponential change': constructing normative frameworks fit for purpose – the importance of general international law.- 9.A feminist legal analysis of the interface between refugee law and the mandates of Truth and Reconciliation Commissions.- 10.The nexus between sex-work and women’s empowerment in the context of transitional societies of Southeast Asia.- 11.Social justice within transitional justice: the case of human trafficking and sex-work in Cambodia and Myanmar.- PART IV. Emerging issues in transitional justice.- 12.Nature’s access to water in post-conflict peacebuilding efforts in South Sudan.- 13.Transitional justice and ecological jurisprudence in the midst of an ever-changing climate.- 14.Current issues and future challenges in transitional justice.

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