When Faith Meets History: The Influence of Religion on Transitional Justice

THE RELIGIOUS IN RESPONSE TO MASS ATROCITY: INTERDISCIPLINARY PERSPECTIVES, Thomas Brudholm and Thomas Cushman, (eds.), pp. 174-212, Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press

40 Pages Posted: 12 Jun 2009

Date Written: 2009

Abstract

This book chapter argues for the impact of religion on transitional justice through an examination of 16 case studies. It identifies when, how and under what conditions religion shapes countries' choices of transitional justice institutions.

Keywords: transitional justice, religion and transitional justice, reconciliation

Suggested Citation

Philpott, Daniel, When Faith Meets History: The Influence of Religion on Transitional Justice (2009). THE RELIGIOUS IN RESPONSE TO MASS ATROCITY: INTERDISCIPLINARY PERSPECTIVES, Thomas Brudholm and Thomas Cushman, (eds.), pp. 174-212, Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1417036

Daniel Philpott (Contact Author)

University of Notre Dame ( email )

361 Mendoza College of Business
Notre Dame, IN 46556-5646
United States

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