Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-conflict Reconstruction

Publications

The Centre's researchers have published widely on aspects of transitional justice and post-conflict reconstruction.  Below is a sample of their publications:

Bahcheli, Tozun - Political Science, King's University College

  • Bahcheli, Tozun and Noel, Sid, “The Quest for a Political Settlement in Cyprus: Is a Dyadic Federation Viable?” Publius: The Journal of Federalism, Dec. 2013 (Online).
  • Bahcheli, Tozun and Noel, Sid, "Ties That No Longer Bind: Greece, Turkey, and the Fading Allure of Ethnic Kinship in Cyprus" in Divided Nations and European Integration, ed. Tristan Mabry et al., Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013.
  • Bahcheli, Tozun and Noel, Sid, "The Justice and Development Party and the Kurdish Question," in Nationalism and Politics in Turkey: Political Islam, Kemalism and the Kurdish Issue, ed. M. Casier and J. Jongerden, London: Routledge, 2011.
  • Bahcheli, Tozun  and Noel, Sid, “Imposed and Proposed Federations: Issue of Self-Determination and Constitutional Design in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Cyprus, Sri Lanka, and Iraq,” in The Cyprus Review, Fall 2005.

Coyle, Michael - Law

  • Coyle, Michael, “Establishing Indigenous Governance: The Challenge of Confronting Mainstream Cultural Norms,” in The Relational Dimension of Indigenous Governance and Federalism: Theories and Practices, G. Otis & M. Papillon, eds. (Ottawa: Ottawa University Press, 2011).
  • Coyle, Michael, “The Idols of the Cave: Re-imagining the Protection of Indigenous Knowledge and Expression,” (2010) 26:1 Canadian Intellectual Property Review 3.
  • Coyle, Michael, “Les effets du pouvoir dans les négoçiations sur la gouvernance autochtone,” in La gouvernance: frontières, dispositifs et agents, L. Côté, dir. (Québec: Presses de l’Université du Québec, 2011).
  • Coyle, Michael, “Power and the Resolution of Indigenous Land Rights,” inDemocracy, Ecological Integrity and International Law, K. Basselman, R. Engel and L.Westra, eds. (Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars, 2010): 131.
  • Coyle, Michael, "The Use of ADR Processes to Address Indigenous Rights Disputes," in S. Imai, K. McNeil and B. Richardson, eds., Indigenous Peoples and the Law: Comparative and Critical Perspectives (Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2009).

Danaher, William - Theology, Huron University College

Danaher, William, “‘Is There Music to Bring Back the Dead?’: Resurrection, Reconciliation and Restorative Justice in Post-Apartheid South Africa,” Journal of Religious Ethics 38.1 (2010): 113-141.

Ferguson, Peter A. - Political Science

Ferguson, Peter A., "The Politics of Regime Change in a Global Era," in Rand Dyck, ed., Introduction to Government and Politics (2E) (Toronto: Thompson Nelson, 2005).

Grzyb, Amanda - Information and Media Studies

  • Grzyb, Amanda, “From Kristallnacht to the S.S. St. Louis Tragedy: Canadian Press Coverage of Nazi Persecution of the Jews and the Jewish Refugee Crisis, September 1938 to August 1939,”  Ruth Klein, ed. Canada and the St. Louis Era,Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, forthcoming 2012.
  • Grzyb, Amanda,  “Information Mobility, Human Rights Activism, and International Intervention in Darfur.” Suzan Ilcan, Ed. Mobilities, Knowledge, and Social Justice.  S. Ilcan, ed.  Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, forthcoming 2012.
  • Grzyb, Amanda, “Introduction: The International Response to Darfur.” The World and Darfur: International Response to Crimes Against Humanity in Western Sudan. A. Grzyb, ed. Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, April 2009.
  • Grzyb, Amanda, “Media Coverage, Activism, and Creating Public Will for Intervention in Rwanda and Darfur.” The World and Darfur: International Response to Crimes Against Humanity in Western Sudan. A. Grzyb, ed. Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, April 2009.
  • Grzyb, Amanda, ed., The World and Darfur: International Response to Crimes Against Humanity in Western Sudan (Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2009).

Isaacs, Tracy - Philosophy and Women's Studies and Feminist Research

  • Isaacs, Tracy. “International Criminal Courts and Political Reconciliation,” Criminal Law and Philosophy. DOI: 10-1007/s11572-014-9294-5 (2014).
  • Isaacs, Tracy. "Response to Critics," Symposium on Tracy Isaacs' Moral Responsibility in Collective Contexts, Dialogue (2014).
  • Isaacs, Tracy. ”Corporate Agency and Corporate Wrongdoing,” New Criminal Law Review. Volume 16, Number 2 (2013):241-160.
  • Isaacs, Tracy and Richard Vernon (co-editors).  Accountability for Collective Wrongdoing. New York: Cambridge University Press. April 2011.
  • Isaacs, Tracy. “Accountability for Collective Wrongdoing: An Introduction,” Accountability for Collective Wrongdoing, co-editors Tracy Isaacs and Richard Vernon. New York: Cambridge University Press April 2011./li>
  • Isaacs, Tracy. “Becoming a Feminist in Two Movements,” in Feminist Journeys/Voies feministes, editor Marguerite Anderson. Ottawa: Feminist History Society, September 2010.
  • Isaacs, Tracy. “Collective Intention and Collective Moral Responsibility,” in Midwest Studies in Philosophy, Volume XXX (Theme:  Shared Intention and Collective Responsibility), editors Peter French and Howard K. Weinstein. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2006, pp. 59-73.
  • Isaacs, Tracy. “Feminism and Agency,” in Feminist Moral Theory editor Samantha Brennan. University of Calgary Press, Canadian Journal of Philosophy Supplementary Volume No. 28, 2003, pp. 129-154.
  • Isaacs, Tracy. “Individual Responsibility for Collective Wrongs,” in Bringing Power to Justice, editors Joanna Harrington, Michael Milde, Richard Vernon. McGill-Queen's University Press, 2006, pp. 267-308.
  • Isaacs, Tracy.  Moral Responsibility in Collective Contexts. New York: Oxford University Press. Forthcoming June 2011.

Kostal, Rande - Law

  • RW Kostal,"The Alchemy of Occupation: Karl Loewenstein and the Legal Reconstruction of Nazi Germany, 1945–1946" Law and History Review (2012):1.
  • Kostal, Rande, A Jurisprudence of Power: Victorian Empire and the Rule of Law(Oxford University Press, 2005).

Lynk, Michael - Law

  • Lynk, Michael, “Book Review: From Coexistence to Conquest: International Law and the Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1891-1949 by Victor Kattan, Osgoode Hal Law Journal  48:3 (2011).
  • Lynk, Michael, “Book Review: Partitioning Palestine: Legal Fundamentalism in the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict by John Strawson (London: Pluto Press, 2010), published in Journal of Palestine Studies 40:3 (2011).
  • Lynk, Michael, "Conceived in Law: The Legal Foundations of Resolution 242,"Journal of Palestine Studies 37:1 (2007),: 7.

Noel, Sid - Nationalism and Ethnic Conflict Studies, King's University College

  • Bahcheli, Tozun and Noel, Sid, “The Quest for a Political Settlement in Cyprus: Is a Dyadic Federation Viable?” Publius: The Journal of Federalism, Dec. 2013 (Online).
  • Bahcheli, Tozun and Noel, Sid, "Ties That No Longer Bind: Greece, Turkey, and the Fading Allure of Ethnic Kinship in Cyprus" in Divided Nations and European Integration, ed. Tristan Mabry et al., Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013.
  • Bahcheli, Tozun and Noel, Sid, "The Justice and Development Party and the Kurdish Question," in Nationalism and Politics in Turkey: Political Islam, Kemalism and the Kurdish Issue, ed. M. Casier and J. Jongerden, London: Routledge, 2011.
  • Noel, Sid, "Democratic and Legal Obstacles to Mediator-imposed Peace Plans,"Ethnopolitics, 8.2 (June 2009).
  • Bahcheli, Tozun  and Noel, Sid, “Imposed and Proposed Federations: Issue of Self-Determination and Constitutional Design in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Cyprus, Sri Lanka, and Iraq,” in The Cyprus Review, Fall 2005.

Oosterveld, Valerie - Law

  • Oosterveld, Valerie, “Evaluating the Special Court for Sierra Leone’s Gender Jurisprudence”, in Charles C. Jalloh (ed.), The Sierra Leone Special Court and its Legacy: The Impact for Africa and International Criminal Law (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013) 234-259.
  • Oosterveld, Valerie, "Recent Developments in International Criminal Law: 2011-2012" in Elizabeth Andersen and David M. Crane, Proceedings of the Sixth International Humanitarian Law Dialogs (August 26-28, 2012, Chautauqua Institution) (Washington D.C.: American Society of International Law, 2013) 171-211.
  • Oosterveld, Valerie,“Gender and the Charles Taylor Case at the Special Court for Sierra Leone” (Fall 2012) 19(1) William & Mary Journal of Women and the Law 7-34.
  • Oosterveld, Valerie, “Prosecuting Gender-Based Persecution as an International Crime" in Anne-Marie de Brouwer, Charlotte Ku, Renée Romkens and Larissa van den Herik (eds.), Sexual Violence as an International Crime: Interdisciplinary Approaches (Antwerp: Intersentia, 2012) 57-78.
  • Oosterveld, Valerie, “Contextual Investigation and Prosecution of Sexual Violence Crimes” in Morten Bergsmo (ed.), Thematic Investigation and Prosecution of International Sex Crimes (Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher, 2012) 189-206.
  • Oosterveld, Valerie, “The Implications for Women of a Shrinking Humanitarian Space” in Benjamin Perrin (ed.), Modern Warfare: Militias, Private Militaries, Humanitarian Organizations and the Law (UBC Press, 2012).
  • Oosterveld, Valerie, “Women and Girls Fleeing Conflict: Gender and the Interpretation and Application of the 1951 Refugee Convention”, UNHCR Legal and Protection Policy Research Series (September 2012).
  • Oosterveld, Valerie, “Forced Marriage and the Special Court for Sierra Leone: Legal Advances and Conceptual Difficulties,” (2011) 2(1) Journal of International Humanitarian Legal Studies 2.2 127-158.
  • Oosterveld, Valerie, “International Criminal Law Year in Review: 2009-2010” in Proceedings of the Fourth International Humanitarian Law Dialogs (Washington D.C.: American Society of International Law, 2011) 111-149.
  • Oosterveld, Valerie, “Atrocity Crimes Litigation Year-in-Review (2010): A Gender Perspective” Northwestern Journal of International Human Rights 9.3 (2011): 239-266.
  • Oosterveld, Valerie,“The Gender Jurisprudence of the Special Court for Sierra Leone: Progress in the Revolutionary United Front Judgments,” Cornell International Law Journal 44.1 (2011): 49-74.
  • Oosterveld, Valerie, “The International Criminal Court and the Closure of the Time-Limited International and Hybrid Criminal Tribunals,” Loyola University Chicago International Law Review 8.1 (2011): 13-31.
  • Oosterveld, Valerie, “Gender-Based Crimes Against Humanity” in Leila Sadat (ed.),Forging a Convention for Crimes Against Humanity (Cambridge University Press, New York, 2011), 78-101.
  • Oosterveld, Valerie, “Gender Issues, Stocktaking and the Kampala ICC Review Conference” in Beth van Schaack et al., Beyond Kampala: Next Steps for U.S. Principled Engagement with the International Criminal Court (American Society of International Law, Washington D.C., 2010), 66-83.
  • Oosterveld, Valerie,"Feminist Debates on Civilian Women and International Humanitarian Law" Windsor Yearbook of Access to Justice 27.2 (2010): 385-402.
  • Oosterveld, Valerie,"International Harmonization Projects and Developments" in Janet Walker & Oscar G. Chase (eds.), Common Law, Civil Law and the Future of Categories (Markham, LexisNexis: 2010) 399-402.
  • Oosterveld, Valerie,"Lessons from the Special Court for Sierra Leone on the Prosecution of Gender-Based Crimes," American University Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law 17.2 (2009): 407-430.
  • Oosterveld, Valerie "The Special Court for Sierra Leone's Consideration of Gender-Based Violence: Contributing to Transitional Justice?" Human Rights Reviewforthcoming: 10.1 (2009).

Quinn, Joanna - Political Science

  • Quinn, Joanna R., “Introductory Essay: Canada’s Own Brand of Truth and Reconciliation?” Guest Editor, Joanna R. Quinn, International Indigenous Policy Journal, 2.3 (Fall 2011): Article 1.
  • Quinn, Joanna R. The Politics of Acknowledgement: Truth Commissions in Uganda and Haiti.  Vancouver: UBC Press, 2010.
  • Quinn, Joanna R., “’The Thing Behind the Thing:’  The role and influence of religious leaders on the use of traditional practices of acknowledgement in Uganda,” Review of Faith and International Affairs, 8.1 (Spring 2010): 3-12.
  • Quinn, Joanna R., ed.,  Reconciliation(s).  Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2009.
  • Quinn, Joanna R., “Problematizing the Formal/Informal Distinction in Customary Justice: Mechanisms of Acknowledgement in Uganda,” The Uganda Living Law Journal, 7.2 (Fall 2009): forthcoming.e
  • Quinn, Joanna R., “Haiti’s Failed Truth Commission: Lessons in Transitional Justice,” Journal of Human Rights,  8.3 (Fall 2009): 265-281.
  • Quinn, Joanna R., “Chicken and Egg? Sequencing in Transitional Justice: The Case of Uganda” International Journal of Peace Studies, 14.2 (Autumn/Winter 2009): 35-53.
  • Quinn, Joanna, "Getting to Peace?  Negotiating with the LRA in Northern Uganda,"Human Rights Review, 10.1 (March 2009): 55-71.

Schaffer, Scott - Sociology

Scott Schaffer, "The engagement of social theory: The relationship between critical social theory and everyday life." American Behavioral Scientist (2008).

Seck, Sarah - Law

  • Seck, Sara L., "Transnational Business and Environmental Harm: A TWAIL Analysis of Home State Obligations" Trade, Law & Development (Special Issue: Third World Approaches to International Law) 3.1 (2011): 164, online: http://www.tradelawdevelopment.com/index.php/tld/issue/current/showToc
  • Seck, Sara L., “Global Ecological Integrity and Third World Approaches to International Law” in Globalisation and Ecological Integrity in Science and International Law, Laura Westra & Klaus Bosselmann, eds. [forthcoming 2011].
  • Seck, Sara L., “Collective Responsibility and Transnational Corporate Conduct” inAccountability for Collective Wrongdoing, Tracy Isaacs & Richard Vernon, eds. (Cambridge University Press, 2011).
  • Seck, Sara, "Conceptualizing the Home State Duty to Protect Human Rights," in Karin Buhman, Mette Morsing, & Lynn Roseberry, eds., Corporate Social and Human Rights Responsibilities: Global Legal and Management Perspectives (London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009), forthcoming.

Shore, Megan - Social Justice and Peace Studies, King's University College

  • Shore, Megan, Religion and Conflict Resolution: Christianity and the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission. (forthcoming, Ashgate Press).
  • Shore, Megan, “Christianity and Justice in the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission: A Case Study in Religious Conflict Resolution,” Journal of Political Theology 9. 2 (2008): 161-178.
  • Shore, Megan with Scott Kline, “The Ambiguous Role of Religion in the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission,” Peace and Change: A Journal of Peace Research 31(2006): 309-332.
  • Shore, Megan, “The Continuing Effects of Apartheid Violence: The Challenge Facing the South African Churches,” The Ecumenist: A Journal of Theology, Culture and Society (forthcoming).

Sliwinski, Sharon - Information and Media Studies

  • Sliwinski, Sharon, "The Face of Our Wartime," Photography and Culture,Vol.8 no. 2 (2015).
  • Sliwinski, Sharon, "Inventing Human Dignity" In The Routledge Companion to Human Rights and Literature, Eds. Alexandra Moore and Sophie McClennan (London: Routledge, 2015).
  • Sliwinski, Sharon, "Sexuality In the Time of War, or, How Rape Became a Crime Against Humanity." paper presented at The Flood of Rights Conference, Arles, France, September 19-22, 2013 video here https://vimeo.com/79821880 A version of the paper will be published in The Flood of Rights, Eds. Thomas Keenan, Suhail Malik, Tirdad Zolghadr, (Berlin:Sternberg Press).
  • Sliwinski, Sharon, "Shooting in the Dark, Photography at the End of Apartheid." Paper presented at The Photographic Imagination conference.  Tel Aviv University, Israel, May 26-28, 2014.
  • Sliwinski, Sharon, "Dream as Political Object." American Political Science Association Annual Conference, San Francisco, September 3-6, 2015.

Verwaayen, Kim - Women's Studies and Feminist Research

  • Verwaayen, Kim.  "Region/Body: In? Of?  And?  Or? (Alter/Native) Separatism in the Politics of Nicole Brossard." Essays on Canadian Writing  61  (1997): 1-16.   (Winner of the George Wicken Prize in Canadian Literature.)
  • Verwaayen, Kim.  "Re-Membering the (W)Holes: Memory, Counter-Memory, and Bergsonian Time in Anne Michaels' Miner's Pond." Canadian Poetry: Studies, Documents, Reviews  46  (2000): 69-85.

Wakeham, Pauline - English

  • Wakeham, Pauline, “At the Intersection of Apology and Sovereignty: The Arctic Exile Monument Project.” Cultural Critique 87.1 (Spring 2014): 84-143.
  • Henderson, Jennifer and Wakeham, Pauline, eds. Reconciling Canada: Critical Perspectives on the Culture of Redress. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2013.
  • Wakeham, Pauline. “The Cunning of Reconciliation: Reinventing White Civility in the ‘Age of Apology’.” Invited essay for Shifting the Ground of Canadian Literary Studies: Nation-State, Indigeneity, Culture. Eds. Smaro Kamboureli and Robert Zacaharias. Waterloo, Ontario: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2012. 209-33.
  • Wakeham, Pauline. “Reconciling ‘Terror’: Managing Indigenous Resistance in the Age of Apology,” forthcoming in American Indian Quarterly, vol. 36.1 (Winter 2012). 1-33.
  • Henderson, Jennifer and Pauline Wakeham. “Colonial Reckoning, National Reconciliation? First Peoples and the Culture of Redress in Canada,” Introduction to a special issue of English Studies in Canada on Aboriginal Redress co-edited by Henderson and Wakeham. vol. 35.1 (March 2009): 1-26.
  • Wakeham, Pauline. “Performing Reconciliation at the National Museum of the American Indian: Postcolonial Rapprochement and the Politics of Historical Closure.” The National Museum of the American Indian: Critical Conversations. Eds. Amy Lonetree and Amanda Cobb. University of Nebraska Press, 2008. 353-383. 
  • Wakeham, Pauline. Taxidermic Signs: Reconstructing Aboriginality. University of Minnesota Press: June 2008.