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Waging war, making peace [electronic resource] : reparations and human rights / a report from the Reparations Task Force, the Committee for Human Rights, American Anthropological Association : edited by Barbara Rose Johnston and Susan Slyomovics.

By: American Anthropological Association. Reparations Task Force.
Contributor(s): Johnston, Barbara Rose | Slyomovics, Susan.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Walnut Creek, Calif. : Left Coast Press, c2009Description: 1 online resource (272 p.) : ill., maps.ISBN: 9781598747485 (electronic bk.); 1598747487 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Reparations for historical injustices | Restorative justice | Human rights -- Moral and ethical aspects | Unrecht | Wiedergutmachung | Opferentsch�adigung | Menschenrecht | Politische Verfolgung | SOCIAL SCIENCE / Violence in SocietyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Waging war, making peace.DDC classification: 303.6/9 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Waging war, making peace: the anthropology of reparations / Barbara Rose Johnston -- The ethical dimensions of peace / Gretchen E. Schafft -- When governments fail: reparation, solidarity, and community in Nicaragua / James Phillips -- From theory to practice: implementing reparations in post-truth commission Peru / Lisa J. Laplante -- Reparations in Morocco: the symbolic dirham / Susan Slyomovics -- "Victims of crime" and "victims of justice": the symbolic and financial aspects in U.S. compensation programs / Maria-Pia Di Bella -- "We all must have the same treatment": calculating the damages of human rights abuses for the people of Diego Garcia / David Vine, Philip Harvey, and S. Wojciech Sokolowski -- Milpa matters: the Maya community of Toledo versus the government of Belize / Liza Grandia -- Reparations and the illusive meaning of justice in Guatemala / Kathleen Dill -- Of lemons and laws: property and the (trans)national order in Cyprus / Rebecca Bryant -- Israel and the Palestinian refugees: postpragmatic reflections on historical narratives, closure, transitional justice and Palestinian refugees' right to refuse / Dan Rabinowitz -- Reparations and human rights: why the anthropological approach matters / Alison Dundes Renteln.
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Based on essays first presented during a double session of panels at the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association in San Jose, California, in 2006.

Includes index.

Description based on print version record.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Waging war, making peace: the anthropology of reparations / Barbara Rose Johnston -- The ethical dimensions of peace / Gretchen E. Schafft -- When governments fail: reparation, solidarity, and community in Nicaragua / James Phillips -- From theory to practice: implementing reparations in post-truth commission Peru / Lisa J. Laplante -- Reparations in Morocco: the symbolic dirham / Susan Slyomovics -- "Victims of crime" and "victims of justice": the symbolic and financial aspects in U.S. compensation programs / Maria-Pia Di Bella -- "We all must have the same treatment": calculating the damages of human rights abuses for the people of Diego Garcia / David Vine, Philip Harvey, and S. Wojciech Sokolowski -- Milpa matters: the Maya community of Toledo versus the government of Belize / Liza Grandia -- Reparations and the illusive meaning of justice in Guatemala / Kathleen Dill -- Of lemons and laws: property and the (trans)national order in Cyprus / Rebecca Bryant -- Israel and the Palestinian refugees: postpragmatic reflections on historical narratives, closure, transitional justice and Palestinian refugees' right to refuse / Dan Rabinowitz -- Reparations and human rights: why the anthropological approach matters / Alison Dundes Renteln.

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