1 online resource (xvii, 409 p.) : ill.
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Oñati international series in law and society.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Unspeakable memories and commensurable laws / Stanley Cohen An emerging "right to truth" : Latin-American contributions / Juan E. Mendez Reflections on law and memory / Emilios Christodoulidis and Scott Veitch Divided memories : how emerging democracies deal with the crimes of previous regimes / Heribert Adam Common past, divided truth : the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in South African public opinion / Gunnar Theissen From silence to testimony : the role of legal institutions in the restoration of the collective memories of Korean "comfort women" / Young-Hee Shim Negotiating the past : culture industry and the law / Heinz Steinert Australia's sorry judges : nationalism and collective memory / Kathy Laster Experienced authenticity of culture and legal liberties / Arthur L. Stinchcombe Constitutional interpretation after regimes of horror / Kim Lane Scheppele. Paying for past injustices and creating new ones : on property rights restitution in Poland as an element of the unfinished transformation / Graz·yna Ska,pska Biographies, legal cases and political transitions / Carol A. Heimer and Arthur L. Stinchcombe Biographies and resumes as part of life under communist rule in the Czech Republic / Jirina Siklova The "Stasi records," the public and collective memories : the inspection of personal records / Roger Engelmann The art of forgetting : the communist police state as a non-reality / Andrzej Zybertowicz The loss of early women lawyers from collective memory in Germany : a memoir of Magdalene Schoch / Konstanze Plett Putting the Nazi past behind : juvenile justice and Germany's changing political culture / Ruth G. Herz.