Syllabus/achievement requirements

Auerbach, Y. (2009). The Reconciliation Pyramid - A Narrative-Based Framework for Analyzing Identity Conflicts. Political Psychology, Vol. 30, No. 2, 291-318. 28 pages

Brounéus, K. (2008). Analyzing Reconciliation: A Structured Method for Measuring National Reconciliation Initiatives. Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology, Online Publication Date: 01 July 2008, 291-313. 21 pages

Burton, M. & Kagan, C. (2005). Liberation Social Psychology: Learning from Latin America. Journal Community and Applied Social Psychology, 15, (1),63-78  15 pages

Dewhirst, P.& Kapur, A. (2015). The Disappeared and Invisible. Revealing the Enduring Impact of Enforced Disappearance on Women. International Center for Transitional Justice., 40 pages. 

Hamber, Brandon, Gallagher, Elizabeth and Ventevogel, Peter (2014). Narrowing the gap between psychosocial practice, peacebuilding and wider social change: an introduction to the Special Section in this issue. Intervention: Journal of Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Conflict Affected Area, 12 (1), 7-15.,.2.pdf 8 pages

Hoare, M.A. (2014). Towards an Explanation for the Bosnian Genocide of 1992–1995. Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism, Vol. 14, no. 3, 516-532. 32 pages

Lavik, N.J. & Sveaass, N. (2005). Politisk psykologi. Oslo: Pax Forlag. Del 4. Overgang, oppgjør og forsoning (s. 335 – 379) og Politisk psykologi mellom makt og menneskerettigheter (s. 379-391).  55 pages (for students who do not read Norwegian, alternative litterature will be suggested)

Ladisch, V. (2015).  From Rejection to Redress: Overcoming Legacies of Conflict-Related Sexual Violence for Women and Their Children in Northern Uganda. ICTJ - briefing., 8 pages. 

Lindner, Evelin Gerda (2004). Humiliation in a Globalizing World: Does Humiliation Become the Most Disruptive Force? New York, NY: Paper prepared for the "Workshop
on Humiliation and Violent Conflict," November 18-19, 2004, at Columbia University. 50 pages

Redress (2014). A victim‐centred prosecutorial strategy to respect victims’rights and enhance
Prosecutions.  5 pages

Redress (2015). Victim Participation in Criminal Law Proceedings - Survey of Domestic Practice for Application to International Crimes Prosecutions., pages 1 – 51. 50 pages

Rojas, P. (2000). Impunity. The Impossible Reparation. Nordic Journal of International Law, 1, 27-34  - 7 pages. 

Silove, D. (1999). The psychological effects of torture, mass human rights violations, and refugee trauma. Toward an integrated conceptual framework. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 187, 200-207 – 7 pages

Skjelsbæk, I. (2012). The Political Psychology of War Rape. Studies from Bosnia and Herzegovenia. London: Routledge, pages 25 – 77, & 126-144. 68 pages.

Skjelsbæk, I., Sveaass, N. & Kvaale, R.M.G. (2015).Therapeutic prosecutions? Assessing the therapeutic potential of criminal prosecution of international crimes at the International Criminal Court. Prio policy brief, 04, 2015.,%20Sveaass,%20Kvaale%20-%20Therapeutic%20Prosecutions,%20PRIO%20Policy%20Brief%204-2015.pdf. 4 pages

Staub, E. (2013) Building a Peaceful Society. Origins, Prevention, and Reconciliation After Genocide and Other Group Violence.  American Psychologist, Vol. 68, no. 7, 576–589 DOI: 10.1037/a0032045. 13 pages.

Stover, E. (2007). The Witness. War crimes and the promise of justice in the Hague. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania press. Chapter 1, 2, 3. S. 1 – 50. 50 pages.

Sveaass, N. (2013). Gross human rights violations and reparation under international law: approaching rehabilitation as a form of reparation. Eur J Psychotraumatol. 2013; 4: 10.3402/ejpt.v4i0.17191. doi:  10.3402/ejpt.v4i0.17191., 18 pages

Sveaass, N. & Sønneland, A.M. (2015). Dealing With the Past: Survivors’ Perspectives on Economic Reparations in Argentina. International Perspectives in Psychology: Research, Practice, Consultation., 10 pages

In addition to this, all students will choose an article to work with in a group. The articles will have to be related to conflict, post-conflict and justice in Bosnia, Rwanda or Latin-America. (About 35 pages.)

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