Episode 9 – Historical Institutional Abuse and Transitional Justice

Dr James Gallen of Dublin City University joins Dr Luke Moffett on the podcast to discuss historical institutional abuse in democratic states, with a focus on Ireland.

He brings to light how investigative ‘tools’ available from transitional justice can be used to unearth ongoing systematic issues in dealing with the past.


Dr James Gallen – https://dcu.academic.ie/live/!W_VALOCAL_DCU_PORTAL.PROFILE?WPBPRSN=1632949


Dr Luke Moffett – pure.qub.ac.uk/portal/en/persons/luke-moffett(d58e1207-77f3-4b6a-952d-a76ff0d02fc6).html 


Links for Episode Notes

Ryan inquiry (http://www.childabusecommission.ie/);

Jesus wept article (https://academic.oup.com/ijtj/article/10/2/332/2356890);

Justice for Magdalenes (http://www.magdalenelaundries.com/);

SNAP (http://www.snapnetwork.org/)

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