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South Africa’s First Constitutional Court: 1995–2005

Justin Collings

in Scales of Memory: Constitutional Justice and Historical Evil

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198858850
eISBN:
9780191890963
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198858850.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter explores how the Constitutional Court of South Africa invoked the memory of apartheid during its first decade of operation. It shows how the Court did so frequently and aggressively—at ... More


Torture and Method in Moral Philosophy

Jeff Mcmahan

in Confronting Torture: Essays on the Ethics, Legality, History, and Psychology of Torture Today

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226529387
eISBN:
9780226529554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226529554.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter considers whether moral philosophers should accept as part of their moral methodology the study hypothetical cases, such as ticking bomb scenarios, in thinking about torture. In response ... More


Conclusion

Carrol Clarkson

in Drawing the Line: Toward an Aesthetics of Transitional Justice

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823254156
eISBN:
9780823260898
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823254156.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

A discussion of the ways in which we draw the lines that stratify and set the limits that define an emergent democracy is enriched when aesthetic considerations are brought to bear on a conversation ... More


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