Negative Emotions and Transitional Justice / / Mihaela Mihai.

Vehement resentment and indignation are pervasive in societies emerging from dictatorship or civil conflict. How can institutions channel these emotions without undermining the prospects for democracy? Emphasizing the need to recognize and constructively engage negative public emotions, Mihaela Miha...

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Superior document:Title is part of eBook package: De Gruyter Columbia University Press Complete eBook-Package 2016
Place / Publishing House:New York, NY : : Columbia University Press, , [2016]
Year of Publication:2016
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Physical Description:1 online resource (240 p.)
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Table of Contents:
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: The Problem
  • 1. Transitional Justice: Optional or Imperative?
  • 2. Theorizing Resentment and Indignation
  • 3. Enabling Emotional Responsibility I: Judicial Review of Transitional Justice Legislation
  • 4. Enabling Emotional Responsibility II: Criminal Trials in Democratic Transitions
  • Conclusions
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index