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Want to Read saving…. Want to Trutjs Currently Reading Read. Refresh and try again. Open Preview See a Problem? Thanks unsleakable telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. Preview — Unspeakable Truths by Priscilla B. This book is a profound exploration of truth commissions around the world, and the anguish, injustice, and the legacy of hate they are meant to absolve.

Hayner examines twenty major truth commissions established around the world paying special attention to South Africa, El Salvador, Argentina, Chile, and Guatemala. Paperbackpages.

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This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Jan 08, Mandy rated it really liked it Shelves: Well organized, complex, and extensive. An excellent book to pick up if you’re interested in the subject.


Unspeakable Truths: Facing the Challenge of Truth Commissions by Priscilla B. Hayner

I liked her comparative framework, as too often truth commission studies focus on the “successful” examples, and Hayner also provided examples of hayyner can go wrong and what it looks like when conflicts end without truth telling. Recommended for anyone unfamiliar with the field. Read for grad school. Nov 20, Brandy rated it liked it Shelves: Read this for a grad school class.

This book was very well researched and written and at times is incredibly dense due to the amount of detail. Very God for anyone interested in truth commissions in general or one of the commissions specifically. A thoughtful and comprehensive dive into modern-era truth commissions. It balances well the needs of survivors tfuths pragmatic policy concerns, and entertains difficult questions useful to anyone determining the needs of a transitional justice system.

Over all a must-read.

Jun 01, Christopher rated it really liked it. Essential if you want to be informed about a complex world. Aug 17, Aditya Adhikari rated it liked it. A comprehensive and useful overview of experiences in transitional justice over recent decades, though analytically weak. Ayuda a entender el trabajo y las complicaciones de las comisiones unspeaable la verdad.

A relatively clear synopsis of truth commissions around the world. May 13, Amy rated it liked it Shelves: Excellent review of the history of truth commissions.

Unspeakable Truths: Facing the Challenge of Truth Commissions

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