Courses: Transitional Justice: The Politics of Accountability (POLSH339B01)

Spring 2014

Challenges of transitional justice -- confronting human rights violations in the aftermath of violent conflict and repressive dictatorship. We will address questions raised in transitional justice studies, focusing on purpose, goals and implications, and assessing practical experiences with key transitional justice mechanisms, including truth commissions, trials and reparations.

Prerequisites: Jr. or Sr. standing or consent.

Fulfills: SO Limit:15

Department

Political Science (Web site)

Taught By

Anita Isaacs (Profile)
Carlos Castresana

Location

Haverford, Stokes 010

Meeting Times

T 1:30-4:00