The aftermath of political violence – presents a roundup of publications on “the aftermath of political violence,” including:

  • Essex Human Rights Review, a special issue on Preventing Torture in the 21st Century
  • A holiday ends in Cambodia: The Khmer Rouge gets its day in court.
  • Mark Mazower on the US, Turkey and the Armenian genocide.
  • A review of Sorry States: Apologies in International Politics by Jennifer Lind.
  • A review of When the State No Longer Kills: International Human Rights Norms and Abolition of Capital Punishment by Sangmin Bae.

(via april 27 2010 – / omnivore.)

The blog, omnivore, provides sets of links to articles, reviews and other publications online addressing a particular topic or area – such as, in this case “the aftermath of violence.” They cast a wide and intelligent net that brings in material from a quite diverse range of sources – the world of print online, though I realize that is a bit of an oxymoron – and their topics are generally interesting and well-conceived. One of the most useful discoveries I’ve made online this year.


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