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Transitional Justice: A New Discipline in Human Rights

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Kora Andrieu

January 2010

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Kora Andrieu, Transitional Justice: A New Discipline in Human Rights, Online Encyclopedia of Mass Violence, [online], published on 18 January 2010, accessed 27 January 2015, URL : http://www.massviolence.org/Transitional-Justice-A-New-Discipline-in-Human-Rights, ISSN 1961-9898

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