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Reconciliation as Metaphor

Villa-Vicencio, Charles
June 4, 2015

Source: Institute for Justice and Reconciliation. Downloaded 14 May 2003.

This paper seeks to understand, rather than explain, the elusive and intriguing concept of reconciliation. In unpacking the inter-linked concepts of reconciliation and justice, the author utilizes deductive analysis to get to the essence of what reconciliation really means.


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