Andrea Veltman and Kathryn J. Norlock (Editors)
Evil, Political Violence, and Forgiveness: Essays in Honor of Claudia
Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books, 2009
Reviewed by Trudy Govier, 2011

Hypatia 26.4 (2011): 881-883
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Special Issue: 2nd FEAST Special Issue: Responsibility and Identity in Global Justice


Trudy Govier is a professor of philosophy at the University of Lethbridge in Alberta, Canada.  She has worked extensively on topics  pertaining to both critical thinking and social philosophy, concentrating on themes of trust, reconciliation, and relations between victims and perpetrators.  Trudy is the author of many articles and a number of books, including Forgiveness and Revenge (2002), Taking Wrongs Seriously (2006), and A Practical Study of Argument (7th ed., 2010).  She has also participated extensively in community work in the not-for-profit sector.