To Repair the Irreparable



This publication features over twenty essays from leading commentators about the past, present and future of reparation in South Africa. What are the benefits and limits of current reparations policy? How can South Africa best fulfil the demands of reparations, democracy-building and justice? How does the South African experience contribute to international debates over reparation? For citizen and scholar, the essays in this volume make and important case for why reparation matters and offer timely discussion of how South Africa might best continue the work of reconstruction.