By Susan Harris Rimmer
Gender and Transitional Justice offers the 1st entire feminist research of the function of overseas legislation in formal transitional justice mechanisms. utilizing East Timor as a case examine, it deals reflections on transitional justice administered by way of a UN transitional management. usually provided as a UN good fortune tale, the writer demonstrates that, even with girls and children’s rights programmes of the UN and different donors, justice for ladies has deteriorated in post-conflict Timor, and violence has remained a continuing of their lives.
This booklet offers a gendered research of transitional justice as a self-discipline. it's also one of many first reviews to supply a finished case research of the way ladies engaged within the entire diversity of transitional mechanisms in a post-conflict nation, i.e. household trials, internationalised trials and fact commissions. The booklet finds the political dynamics in a post-conflict surroundings round gender and questions of justice, and reframes of the meanings of luck and failure of overseas interventions within the mild of them.
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