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    Symbolic Closure Through Memory, Reparation and Revenge in Post-Conflict Societies.Brandon Hamber - 1999 - Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation.
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    Narrowing the Micro and the Macro.Brandon Hamber - 2006 - In Pablo De Greiff (ed.), The Handbook of Reparations. Oxford University Press.
    This paper focuses on the relationship between the individual and the collective dimensions of reparations, highlighting the gaps and confluences between the two by focusing on symbolic reparations. It argues that massive reparations programs leave a disparity between the individual and the collective dimensions of reparations, i.e., between the needs of victims dealing with extreme trauma, and the social and political needs of a transitional society. Through reparations, the victim seeks some sort of reparation, i.e., a psychological state in which (...)
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  3. Reparations as Symbol: Narratives of Resistance, Reticence and Possibility in South Africa.Brandon Hamber - 2007 - In Jon Miller & Rahul Kumar (eds.), Reparations: Interdisciplinary Inquiries. Oxford University Press.
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    There Is a Crack in Everything: Problematising Masculinities, Peacebuilding and Transitional Justice.Brandon Hamber - 2016 - Human Rights Review 17 (1):9-34.
    The study of masculinity, particularly in peacebuilding and transitional justice contexts, is gradually emerging. The article outlines three fissures evident in the embryonic scholarship, that is the privileging of direct violence and its limited focus, the continuities and discontinuities in militarised violence into peace time, and the tensions between new masculinities and wider inclusive social change. The article argues for the importance of making visible the tensions between different masculinities and how masculinities are deeply entangled with systems of power and (...)
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