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Author Webster, David
Title Flowers in the Wall : Truth and Reconciliation in Timor-Leste, Indonesia, and Melanesia
Imprint Calgary : University of Calgary Press, 2018
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Series Global Indigenous Issues Ser. ; v.1
Global Indigenous Issues Ser
Note Intro -- Table of Contents -- Illustrations -- Abbreviations -- Acknowledgements -- 1. Introduction: Memory, Truth, and Reconciliation in Timor-Leste, Indonesia, and Melanesia - David Webster -- 2. Incomplete Truth, Incomplete Reconciliation: Towards a Scholarly Verdict on Truth and Reconciliation Commissions - Sarah Zwierzchowski -- SECTION I - Memory, Truth, and Reconciliation in Timor-Leste -- 3. East Timor: Legacies of Violence - Geoffrey Robinson -- 4. Shining Chega!'s Light into the Cracks - Pat Walsh -- 5. Politika Taka Malu, Censorship, and Silencing: Virtuosos of Clandestinity and One's Relationship to Truth and Memory - Jacqueline Aquino Siapno -- 6. Development and Foreign Aid in Timor-Leste after Independence - Laurentina "mica" Barreto Soares -- 7. Reconciliation, Church, and Peacebuilding - Jess Agustin -- 8. Human Rights and Truth - Fernanda Borges -- 9. Chega! for Us: Socializing a Living Document - Maria Manuela Leong Pereira -- SECTION II - Memory, Truth-seeking, and the 1965 Mass Killings in Indonesia -- 10. Cracks in the Wall: Indonesia and Narratives of the 1965 Mass Violence - Baskara T. Wardaya -- 11. The Touchy Historiography of Indonesia's 1965 Mass Killings: Intractable Blockades? - Bernd Schaefer -- 12. Writings of an Indonesian Political Prisoner - Gatot Lestario -- SECTION III - Local Truth and Reconciliation in Indonesia -- 13. Gambling with Truth: Hopes and Challenges for Aceh's Commission for Truth and Reconciliation - Lia Kent and Rizki Affiat -- 14. All about the Poor: An alternative Explanation of the Violence in Poso - Arianto Sangadji -- SECTION IV - Where Indonesia meets Melanesia: Memory, Truth, and Reconciliation in Tanah Papua -- 15. Facts, Feasts, and Forests: Considering Truth and Reconciliation in Tanah Papua - Todd Biderman and Jenny Munro
16. The Living Symbol of Song in West Papua: A Soul Force to be Reckoned With - Julian Smythe -- 17. Time for a New US Approach toward Indonesia and West Papua - Edmund McWilliams -- SECTION V - Memory, Truth, and Reconciliation in Solomon Islands -- 18. The Solomon Islands "Ethnic Tension" Conflict and the Solomon Islands Truth and Reconciliation Commission: A Personal Reflection - Terry M. Brown -- 19. Women and Reconciliation in Solomon Islands - Betty Lina Gigisi -- SECTION VI - Bringing it Home -- 20. Reflecting on Reconciliation - Maggie Helwig -- 21. Conclusion: Seeking Truth about Truth-seeking - David Webster -- Bibliography -- Index -- Contributors
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Webster, David Flowers in the Wall : Truth and Reconciliation in Timor-Leste, Indonesia, and Melanesia Calgary : University of Calgary Press,c2018 9781552389546
Subject Truth commissions-Indonesia.
Truth commissions-Timor-Leste.
Truth commissions-Solomon Islands
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