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A contextual process: Understandings of transitional justice in Rwanda

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This thesis examines the practices of international, national, and localised criminal courts in post-genocide Rwanda. It argues that, although the courts are compatible in law, an interpretive cultural analysis shows that they have often competed with one another. The research draws on interviews conducted with judges, lawyers, and a group of witnesses and suspects from the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), the national Rwandan courts, and the gacaca communi...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Law
Oxford college:
Queen's College
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SSD
Department:
Law
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Supervisor
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Funding agency for:
Palmer, NF
Publication date:
2013
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Language:
English
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2013-09-16

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