The role of history and memory in exiting extreme and mass violence: comparative lessons


Scott Straus

Research field: genocide, political violence, human rights, and African politics

Institution: University of Wisconsin-Madison

Position: professor of political science and international studies

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Baskara T. Wardaya

Research field: religion and politics

Institution: Sanata Dharma University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Position: lecturer

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Bridget Conley

Research field: mass atrocities, genocide

Institution: World Peace Foundation, Tufts University

Position: director of studies

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Catherine Besteman

Research field: insécurity and violence

Institution: Colby College

Position: professor of anthropology

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Francisco Ferrandiz

Research field: violence and social memory

Institution: Spanish National Research Council

Position: staff researcher

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Molly Minden

Research field: Transitional Justice, Violence, Social Movements, Human Rights, Latin America

Institution: University of Wisconsin-Madison

Position: Ph.D. Student

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Natan Sznaider

Research field: cultural memory in Israel, Europe and Latin America

Institution: Tel-Aviv-Yaffo Academic College

Position: professor of sociology

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Ronald G. Suny

Research field: imperialism, historiography

Institution: University of Michigan

Position: professor emeritus

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