Masculinity and Transitional Justice: An Exploratory Essay

@article{Hamber2007MasculinityAT,
  title={Masculinity and Transitional Justice: An Exploratory Essay},
  author={Brandon Hamber},
  journal={International Journal of Transitional Justice},
  year={2007},
  volume={1},
  pages={375-390}
}
  • B. Hamber
  • Published 1 December 2007
  • Political Science
  • International Journal of Transitional Justice
In recent years, there has been a growing focus on including women in transitional justice processes. Some scholars question whether transitional justice mechanisms take obstacles for women, such as ongoing domestic violence, into account. This article follows this line of inquiry using the prism of ongoing violence against women in South Africa. It focuses on masculinity, and questions the degree to which masculinity, and violent masculinities in particular, are considered in transitional… 
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Does Feminism Need a Theory of Transitional Justice? An Introductory Essay
This essay surveys feminist scholarship and praxis on transitional justice, examining its ongoing contribution to the conceptualization and design of transitional justice mechanisms. We examine some