Legitimation or Judgment? South Africa's Restorative Approach to Transitional Justice

@article{Leebaw2003LegitimationOJ,
  title={Legitimation or Judgment? South Africa's Restorative Approach to Transitional Justice},
  author={B. Leebaw},
  journal={Polity},
  year={2003},
  volume={36},
  pages={23 - 51}
}
  • B. Leebaw
  • Published 2003
  • Political Science
  • Polity
South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission is one of the many national and international institutions that have been created in recent decades to promote "transitional justice" as part of a process of democratic change. One of the unique features of the TRC was its integration of restorative justice principles into an effort to address apartheid-era violence. I trace the conflicting goals and political compromises that influenced South Africa's restorative approach through several… Expand
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