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Title Atrocities and international accountability [electronic resource] : beyond transitional justice / edited by Edel Hughes, William A. Schabas and Ramesh Thakur.

Imprint New York : United Nations University Press, 2007.


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Description xi, 297 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents How to come to terms with the past / Peter R. Baehr -- Does power trump morality? reconciliation or transitional justice? / Rama Mani -- Transitional justice and conflict termination : Mozambique, Rwanda and South Africa assessed / Helena Cobban -- All the truth but only some justice? dilemmas of dealing with the past in new democracies / Jorge Heine -- East Timor's search for justice, reconciliation and dignity / Jeff Kingston -- No substitute for sovereignty : why international criminal justice has a bleak future and deserves it / Jeremy Rabkin -- Dancing with the devil : prosecuting West Africa's warlords : current lessons learned and challenges / David M. Crane -- The development of prosecutorial discretion in international criminal courts / Matthew Brubacher -- Alternatives to prosecution : the case of Rwanda / Gerald Gahima -- Independence and impartiality of the international judiciary : some lessons learned, and some ignored / William A. Schabas -- Impartiality deficit and international criminal judging / Diane Marie Amann -- The effect of amnesties before domestic and international tribunals : morality, law and politics / Leila Nadya Sadat -- Trading justice for peace : the contemporary law and policy debate / Michael P. Scharf -- Concluding remarks : the questions that still remain / William A. Schabas and Ramesh Thakur.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Crimes against humanity.
Criminal liability.
Truth commissions.
Reconciliation -- Political aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Hughes, Edel.
Schabas, William, 1950-
Thakur, Ramesh Chandra, 1948-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9789280811414 (pbk.)

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