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The Lancet Commission on Reparations and Redistributive Justice: A Bibliography

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Bailey, Z. D. et al. Structural racism and health inequities in the USA: evidence and interventions. The Lancet 389, 1453–1463 (2017).

Bassett, M. T. #BlackLivesMatter — A Challenge to the Medical and Public Health Communities. N. Engl. J. Med. 372, 1085–1087 (2015).

Bhabha, J. & C. Elkins, W. Johnson, M. Matache, eds. Time for Reparations? Addressing state responsibility for collective injustice. University of

      Pennsylvania Press. forthcoming 2020

Beckles, H. M. Britain’s Black Debt: Reparations for Caribbean Slavery and Native Genocide. (University Press of the West Indies, 2013).

Burkett, M. Reconciliation and Non-Repetition: A New Paradigm for African-American Reparations. (2006).

Burkett, M. Climate Reparations. (2009).

Darity, W. Forty Acres and a Mule in the 21st Century*. Soc. Sci. Q. 89, 656–664 (2008).

Darity, W. A. & Mullen, A. K. From Here to Equality: Reparations for Black Americans in the Twenty-First Century. (University of North Carolina Press,


Dhar, A. When Healing Looks Like Justice: An Interview with Harvard Psychologist Joseph Gone. Mad In America interview-harvard-psychologist-joseph-gone/ (2019).

Farmer, P. & Kidder, T. Partner to the Poor: A Paul Farmer Reader. (University of California Press, 2010).

Gilmore, S., Guillerot, J., and Sandoval, C., Beyond Silence and Stigma: Crafting a Gender-Sensitive Approach for Victims of Sexual Violence in Domestic Reparation Programmes, AHRC funded Project on Reparations, Responsibility and Victimhood in Transitional Societies, 2020

Gilmore S, Moffett L. Redressing forced sterilisation: the role of the medical profession. BJOG 2020;

Gone, J. P. et al. The impact of historical trauma on health outcomes for indigenous populations in the USA and Canada: A systematic review.

      Am. Psychol. 74, 20–35 (2019).

Hickel, J. The Divide: A Brief Guide to Global Inequality and its Solutions. (Heinemann, 2017).
Hickel, J. Progress and its discontents. New Internationalist (2019).

Keshavjee, S. Blind Spot: How Neoliberalism Infiltrated Global Health. (University of California Press, 2014).

Klinsky, S. & Brankovic, J. The Global Climate Regime and Transitional Justice. (Routledge, 2018).

Newman, K. S. K. S. of A. and S. J. H. U. Blocked by Caste: Economic Discrimination in Modern India. (Oxford University Press, 2012).

Nzongola-Ntalaja, G. The Congo: From Leopold to Kabila: A People’s History. (Zed Books, 2002).

Richardson, E. T. On the coloniality of global public health. Med. Anthropol. Theory Open- Access J. Anthropol. Health Illn. Med. 6, 101–118 (2019).

Richardson, E. T. Epidemic Illusions: On the Coloniality of Global Public Health. (MIT Press, 2020).

Richardson ET, Malik MM, Darity Jr. WA, Mullen AK,Morse ME, Malik M, Maybank A, Bassett MT, Farmer PE,Worden L,Jones JH. Reparations for Black American Descendants of Persons Enslaved in the U.S. and Their Estimated Impact on SARS-CoV-2 Transmission. Social Science and Medicine 2021;276:113741.

Sandoval, C, Reflections on the Transformative Potential of Transitional Justice and the Nature of Social Change in Times of Transition, in R. Duthie and P. Seils (eds.), Justice Mosaics (ICTJ 2017), 166-201

Thorat, A. Ethnicity, Caste and Religion: Implications for Poverty Outcomes. Econ. Polit. Wkly. 45, 47–53 (2010).