Book 2004

Truth Commissions And Courts

The Tension Between Criminal Justice and the Search for Truth


ISBN: 978-1-4020-3223-3 (Print) 978-1-4020-3237-0 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Pages 3-54

    A Synergistic Relationship: The Sierra Leone Truth and Reconciliation Commission and the Special Court for Sierra Leone

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    Pages 55-66

    The Contribution of the Peruvian Truth and Reconciliation Commission to Prosecutions

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    Pages 67-103

    The Inter-Relationship Between the Guatemalan Commission for Historical Clarification and the Search for Justice in National Courts

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    Pages 105-124

    The Salvadoran Truth Commission and the Search for Justice

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    Pages 125-134

    An Overview of Ghana's National Reconciliation Commission and its Relationship with the Courts

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    Pages 135-158

    Justice and Reconciliation in East Timor. The Relationship Between the Commission for Reception, Truth and Reconciliation and the Courts

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    Pages 159-192

    Initial Truth Establishment by Transitional Bodies and the Fight Against Denial

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    Pages 193-198

    Whose Truth? Objective Truth and a Challenge for History

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    Pages 199-246

    Truth, Law and Official Denial: The Case of Bloody Sunday

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 247-272