Transitional Justice in Established Democracies

A Political Theory

  • Stephen Winter

Part of the International Political Theory series book series (IPoT)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-2
  2. Stephen Winter
    Pages 3-16
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    Pages 70-90
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    Pages 91-118
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    Pages 214-227
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 228-311

About this book


Truth commissions, apologies, and reparations are just some of the transitional justice mechanisms embraced by established democracies. This groundbreaking exploration of political theory explains how these forms of state redress repair the damage state wrongdoing inflicts upon political legitimacy.


America Australia Canada exploration Japan Japanese justice Legitimacy mechanism political theory repair reparations state transition transitions

Authors and affiliations

  • Stephen Winter
    • 1
  1. 1.University of AucklandNew Zealand

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