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Memory, Narrative and Forgiveness : Perspectives on the Unfinished Journeys of the Past.

Author: Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela; Chris N Van der Merwe
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2009.
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The United Nations' declaration of 2009 as the International Year of Reconciliation is testimony to the growing use of historical commissions as instruments of reconciliation in post-conflict societies. Since the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) has had a profound impact on international efforts to deal with the aftermath of mass violence and societal conflict, this is an appropriate time for  Read more...
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Gobodo-Madikizela, Pumla.
Memory, Narrative and Forgiveness : Perspectives on the Unfinished Journeys of the Past.
Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, ©2009
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela; Chris N Van der Merwe
ISBN: 9781443808118 1443808113 9781443801584 1443801585 1282191764 9781282191761
OCLC Number: 823720967
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (442 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The next chapter : consequences of societal trauma / Vamik D. Volkan --
Handing down the Holocaust in Germany : a reflection on the dialogue between second-generation descendants of perpetrators and survivors / Beata Hammerich [and others] --
The lasting legacy of trauma : understanding obstacles to resolution following traumatic experiences / David Edwards --
The pivotal role of acknowledgement in social healing / Paula Green --
Forgiveness and narrative / Charles L. Griswold --
Forgiveness and history : a reinterpretation of post-conflict testimony / Dennis B. Klein --
The lived experience of receiving empathy and forgiveness for six South African perpetrators / Marleen Ramsey --
Working through the past : some thoughts on forgiveness in cultural context / Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela --
Confessions, apologies, and perpetrators / Don Foster --
Coming to terms with accountability : why the reintegration of former child soldiers in northern Uganda fails / Grace Akello, Annemiek Richters, and Ria Reis --
Forgifting : poetic and performative forgiveness in the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission / Jill Scott --
A space of (im)possibility : Ian Gabriel's forgiveness / Angelo Ferrillo --
Exploring the relationship between forgiveness and socio-economic development in post-apartheid South Africa : the ongoing dialogue of reconciliation within the domestic labour sphere / Jennifer N. Fish --
Literature as truth and reconciliation commission : examples from Afrikaans literature / Chris N. van der Merwe --
Truth and reconciliation in the contemporary South African novel / Ewald Mengel --
Stages of complicity, stages of healing : a look at two theatrical responses to South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission / April Sizemore-Barber --
Communal remembering : testimonies of human rights violations from Cape Town in the 1980s / Mary Bock --
Memory work and memorialisation in the new South Africa / Kay Schaffer --
Violence and the struggle for coherence in South African transformation / Jenny Parkes and Elaine Unterhalter.

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