Book Review: Apology and Sympathy: On the Importance of ‘Training in Moral Discomfort’

15 Pages Posted: 13 Oct 2011 Last revised: 30 Jan 2012

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Linda Ross Meyer

Quinnipiac University School of Law

Date Written: April 9, 2011

Abstract

This article is a book review of Danielle Celermajer, “The Sins of the Nation and the Ritual of Apologies” and Nir Eisikovits, “Sympathizing with the Enemy."

Keywords: Mercy, Apology, Sympathy, Transitional Justice, War, Human Rights, Reconciliation, International Conflict

JEL Classification: K14, K33

Suggested Citation

Meyer, Linda R., Book Review: Apology and Sympathy: On the Importance of ‘Training in Moral Discomfort’ (April 9, 2011). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1806342 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1806342

Linda R. Meyer (Contact Author)

Quinnipiac University School of Law ( email )

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Hamden, CT 06518
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