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
http://www.informaworld.com/smpp/title~content=t775653690, 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
http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.470.8764&rep=rep1&type=pdf  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. https://www.ictj.org/sites/default/files/ICTJ-Global-Gender-Disappearances-2015.pdf, 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. 
http://www.interventionjournal.com/sites/default/files/Narrowing_the_gap_between_psychosocial_practice,.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. https://www.ictj.org/publication/rejection-redress-sexual-violence-women-children-uganda-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. http://www.humiliationstudies.org/documents/evelin/HumiliationFearGlobalizingWorld.pdf. 50 pages

Redress (2014). A victim‐centred prosecutorial strategy to respect victims’rights and enhance
Prosecutions. http://www.redress.org/downloads/publications/A%20victim%20centred%20prosecutorial%20strategy.pdf  5 pages

Redress (2015). Victim Participation in Criminal Law Proceedings - Survey of Domestic Practice for Application to International Crimes Prosecutions. http://www.redress.org/downloads/publications/1508Victim%20Rights%20Report.pdf, 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. http://file.prio.no/Publication_files/prio/Skjelsbaek,%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. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3650211/, 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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/ipp0000041, 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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