Justice, Truth-telling, and Reconciliation
College: Emmanuel College
Instructor 1: Medina, Néstor
Graduate degree students enrol in EMT6627HS
Course Code: 
EMT3627HS
Semester: 
Second Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

A seminar format historical retracing and ethical consideration of various truth and reconciliation commissions (TRCs) or Justice, Truth, and Reconciliation Commissions (JTRC) in different countries across the world. A survey exploration of the social, political, economic, and religious context specific factors which gave birth to adopting TRCs or JTRCs in different countries, and the larger societal ethical implications they bring to notions of truth-telling, restorative and redistributive justice, social equity, and reconciliation. Emphasis on key themes, historical events, and actors. This course responds in part to Canada's TRC's calls to action # 49 & 60.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Winter 2022
Start Time: 
14:00
End Time: 
16:00
Hours per Week: 
2
Schedule: 
Thu
Minimum: 
5
Maximum: 
20
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Seminars
Readings
Means of Evaluation: 
Class Participation
Reflection Paper
Research Paper
Book Review