Latin America: internal conflict and international peace.

  • 231 Pages
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  • English
St. Martin"s Press , New York
Latin America -- Politics and government., Latin America -- Foreign relat


Latin Am

SeriesThe Making of the twentieth century
LC ClassificationsF1414 .C16 1969b
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 231 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4542061M
LC Control Number77008910

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Latin America: internal conflict and international peace. London, Melbourne, Macmillan; New York, St. The authors analyse campaigns against armed actors in situations of internal armed conflict, against private sector companies that seek to exploit natural resources, and against the state in defence of housing rights, to cite only some scenarios of violent conflict in which people in Latin America have organized to resist imposition by powerful actors and/or confront violence and : Palgrave Macmillan.

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A new direction for the field.' James A. Robinson - Richard L. Pearson Professor of Global Conflict Studies and University Professor, University of Chicago.

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