Publication details [#64542]

Cock, Barbara De and Daniel Michaud Maturana. 2018. Discursive construction of human rights violations: the case of the Chilean Rettig report. Text & Talk 38 (1) : 1–22.
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De Gruyter


Using discourse analysis and cognitive linguistics, this article assays human rights violations' discursive construction in the Rettig report of the Chilean Truth and Reconciliation Commission. The report plainly favors in its discursive event construction the non-attribution of liability over the integrality of information principle.