Performing South Africa's Truth Commission : stages of transition / Catherine M. Cole

Author(s): Cole, Catherine M
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Subjects: Television broadcasting of news--Social aspects--South Africa
Discourse analysis--South Africa
Reconciliation--Social aspects--South Africa--History
Apartheid--South Africa
Post-apartheid era--South Africa
South Africa--Politics and government--1994-
South Africa. Truth and Reconciliation Commission
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2010
Series: African expressive cultures
African expressive cultures
LC Classification: D, DT
Physical Description: xxvii, 227 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Spectacles of legality : performance, transitional justice, and the law 1
2. Justice in transition : political trials, 1956-1964 28
3. Witnessing and interpreting testimony : live, present, public, and speaking in many tongues 63
4. Eyes and ears of the nation : television and the implicated witness 91
5. Dragons in the living room : truth and reconciliation in repertoire, 2006 121
Conclusion 159
Afterword. What "truth" meant to the TRC 163
Notes 171
Select bibliography 213
Index 217
Notes: LCCN: 2009025619
ISBN: 9780253353900 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0253353904 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780253221452 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0253221455 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-216) and index
Contents: Spectacles of legality: performance, transitional justice, and the law -- Justice in transition : political trials, 1956-1964 -- Witnessing and interpreting testimony : live, present, public, and speaking in many tongues -- Eyes and ears of the nation : television and the implicated witness -- Dragons in the living room : truth and reconciliation in repertoire, 2006 -- Conclusion -- Afterword : what "truth" meant to the TRC
OCLC Number: 313659224
ISBN/ISSN: 9780253353900
0253353904
9780253221452
0253221455