Transformative justice : Israeli identity on trial

Bilsky, Leora, 1967-
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  • Creator Leora Bilsky ; with a foreword by Richard J. Bernstein
  • Format Books
  • Publication Ann Arbor : The University of Michigan Press, [2004] ©2004
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • xiii, 378 pages ; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 9780472114221, 0472114220, 9780472030378, 047203037X
  • OCLC ocm55502948

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-363) and index.

Contents

  • Introduction: transformative trials and dilemmas of democracy -- Performing the past : the role of the political lawyer -- From Faust to Kastner : the judge as storyteller -- The poet's countertrial -- A tale of two narratives -- Reflective judgment and the spectacle of justice -- Social criticism in the shadow of a transformative trial -- Between ordinary politics and transformative politics -- "A Jewish and democratic state" reconsidered -- Conclusion: between transformative trials and truth commissions
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