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A Grand Exercise in Forgiveness, or Justice Held Hostage to Truth? South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission


Penelope Andrews


Albany Law School

September 15, 2000


Abstract:     
An evaluation of the success or otherwise of the TRC may seem premature, but there have been some interesting reflections thus far. One such work is David Dyzenhaus’ book, Judging the Judges, Judging Ourselves: Truth, Reconciliation and the Apartheid Legal Order. The book is a narrative and critique of the legal hearings which took place over three days at the TRC. This is a review of the Dyzenhaus book.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 14

Keywords: restorative justice, human rights

JEL Classification: K14, K10, K33

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Date posted: September 21, 2009  

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Andrews, Penelope, A Grand Exercise in Forgiveness, or Justice Held Hostage to Truth? South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission (September 15, 2000). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1474051 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1474051

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Penelope Andrews (Contact Author)
Albany Law School ( email )
80 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208
United States
518-445-2321 (Phone)
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