Judith Herman

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Just Dignity

Works Discussed in this Essay:

Between Vengeance and Forgiveness: Facing History after Genocide and Mass Violence, by Martha Minow. Beacon Press, 224 pages, $15.00.

Coming to Terms: South Africa's Search for Truth, by Martin Meredith. PublicAffairs, 400 pages, $27.50.

Country of My Skull: Guilt, Sorrow, and the Limits of Forgiveness in the New South Africa, by Antjie Krog. Times Books, 352 pages, $27.50.