Truth commissions and criminal courts

This detailed evaluation of the relationship between trials and truth commissions challenges their assumed compatibility through an analysis of their operational features at national, inter-state and international levels. Alison Bisset conducts case-study analyses of national practice in South Afric...

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Main Author: Bisset, Alison
Format: eBook
Published: Cambridge Cambridge University Press 2012
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Collection: Cambridge Books Online - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Truth commissions and trials within the transitional justice framework
  • Truth commissions and international jurisdiction to prosecute
  • Coordinating truth commissions and trials at the national level
  • Coordinating truth commissions and ICC operations
  • Truth commissions and prosecutions in bystander states
  • Conclusion. Coordinating truth commissions and trials in the ICC era