Textbooks of History in Post-Conflict Societies: Education for Reconciliation?

Title: V Transitional Justice Forum: History Textbooks in Post-Conflict Societies: Education for Reconciliation?, Humanitarian Law Center, Belgrade 2015.

Editor: Marijana Toma
Authors: Augusta Dimou, Peter Gauci, Ivan Jovanovic, Vera Kac, Snjezana Koren, Dubravka Stojanovic.

The publication deals with the issue of the role of education in the processes of dealing with the past and reconciliation, with a special emphasis on the content of history textbooks in post-conflict societies and democratization processes. The Handbook contributes to a public debate about how the topics from the nearest past are dealt with in history textbooks.

Availability: online

Language: Serbian

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