What Religion Brings to the Politics of Transitional Justice
Journal of International Affairs, Vol. 61, No. 1, pp. 93-110
19 Pages Posted: 12 Jun 2009
Date Written: Fall 2007
This article explores the impact of religion on transitional justice. The first half argues that religion supports the distinct approach of reconciliation. The second half argues that religious actors who influence transitional justice are characterized by two features: differentiation from their state and a political theology of reconciliation.
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