Transitional justice in post-communist Romania has made little progress since the Council for the Study of Securitate Archives was set up in early 2000. This article discusses several factors that might explain the failure of giving citizens access to the files compiled by the communist-era secret political police and of publicly identifying the former political police agents and informers.
Research Article| September 01 2004
Spies, files and lies: explaining the failure of access to Securitate files
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2004) 37 (3): 341–359.
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Lavinia Stan; Spies, files and lies: explaining the failure of access to Securitate files. Communist and Post-Communist Studies 1 September 2004; 37 (3): 341–359. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.postcomstud.2004.06.003
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