Uncovering the Truth: Examining Truth Commission Success and Impact

@inproceedings{Brahm2007UncoveringTT,
  title={Uncovering the Truth: Examining Truth Commission Success and Impact},
  author={Eric Brahm},
  year={2007}
}
While there is growing interest in examining what long-term impact truth commissions have on society, our understanding has been hampered by a number of empirical problems. Specifically, most studies focus on a small biased subsample of cases, rely on anecdotal evidence and normative conviction, and fail to follow the truth commission's legacy beyond its immediate reception. What is more, although a range of purposes have been put forward for truth commissions, there is little consensus on what… CONTINUE READING