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Author Lippman, Peter, 1952- author.

Title Surviving the peace : the struggle for postwar recovery in Bosnia-Herzegovina / Peter Lippman
Published Nashville, Tennessee : Vanderbilt University Press, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 471 pages)
Contents Introduction: The war and the campaigns for recovery -- Postwar Bosnia : a new national disorder -- Introduction to refugee return -- Obstacles to return and breakthroughs in the late 1990s -- Return to Mostar and other parts of Herzegovina -- Postwar Srebrenica -- Truth and justice : another version of activism -- Justice in the courts -- Reporting history : reckoning versus denial -- Return and recovery, continued : a "new normal" in Srebrenica -- The economic life of postwar Srebrenica -- Life in Suceska : Serbs of Srebrenica -- Elections, repression, and resistence -- War and postwar events in Prijedor municipality -- Corruption in the Republika Srpska and Prijedor -- War crimes prosecution and justice in Prijedor -- Grassroots activism for justice in Prijedor -- The missing, Kevljani, survival, emigration -- Denial of war crimes at Srebrenica and Prijedor -- Epilogue: The state of Bosnia-Herzegovina and hopes for activism
Summary "Reportage describing postwar life in Bosnia between 1995 and 2015, exploring the interplay between the three centers of political power: the domestic power structure, the international community, and the grassroots human rights campaigns. Provides digestible explanations of the region's complex postwar history through interviews and conversations with Bosnian citizens and activists"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on November 26, 2019)
Subject Human rights -- Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Peace-building -- Bosnia and Herzegovina
Human rights.
Politics and government.
Social conditions.
Bosnia and Herzegovina -- History -- 1992-
Bosnia and Herzegovina -- Politics and government -- 1992-
Bosnia and Herzegovina -- Social conditions
Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2019014183
ISBN 0826522637