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Transitional Justice and the Arab Spring

Edited by: Kirsten Fisher, Robert Stewart

ISBN13: 9781138644809
Published: January 2016
Publisher: Routledge
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback (Hardback in 2014)
Price: £34.99
Hardback edition , ISBN13 9780415826365



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This book presents a varied and critical picture of how the Arab Spring demands a re-examination and re-conceptualization of issues of transitional justice. It demonstrates how unique features of this wave of revolutions and popular protests that have swept the Arab world since December 2010 give rise to distinctive concerns and problems relative to transitional justice, and explores how these issues in turn add fresh perspective and nuance to the field more generally. In so doing, it explores fundamental questions of social justice, reconstruction and healing in the context of the Arab Spring. Including the perspectives of academics and practitioners, Transitional Justice and the Arab Spring will be of considerable interest to those working on the politics of the Middle East, normative political theory, transitional justice, international law, international relations and human rights.

Subjects:
Other Jurisdictions , Middle East
Contents:
Forward, Anthony Lang Jr
Introduction Kirsten J. Fisher and Robert Stewart
Chapter 1: The Arab World after the Popular Uprisings: A Spirit Restored?, Bassel F. Salloukh
Section One - Transitional Justice in the Middle East
Chapter 2: Why Accounting for the Past Is Essential to the Arab Future, Michael W. Hanna
Chapter 3: Challenges of Representation and Inclusion: A Case Study of Islamist Groups in Transitional Justice Line Khatib
Chapter 4: After the War: Negotiating Justice in Post-Gaddafi Libya, Mark Kersten
Chapter 5: Domestic Legitimacy and Transitional Justice Processes Post-Arab Spring, Robert Stewart
Section Two - Drawing From Lessons Learned:
Chapter 6: Lessons Learned from Precedents in Transitional Justice, Habib Nassa
Chapter 7: Lessons from Post-Civil War Lebanon's Avoidance of Transitional Justice Initiatives, Ora Szekely
Chapter 8: The Paradoxes of Retributive Justice: Lessons of Transitional Justice from Central Europe, Klaus Bachmann
Section Three - International Implications:
Chapter 9: The Significance of Gender in Arab-Spring Transitional Justice, Elham Manea
Chapter 10: Selectivity, Legitimacy and the Pursuit of Post-Arab Spring International Criminal Law, Kirsten J. Fisher
Chapter 11: Moving Forward: Implications for the Field of Transitional Justice, Hugo van der Merwe and Carnita Ernest
Conclusion Kirsten J. Fisher and Robert Stewart