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Uncivil Movements

The Armed Right Wing and Democracy in Latin America

by Leigh A. Payne

  • 13 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science & theory,
  • Political structures: democracy,
  • Political subversion,
  • Revolutions & coups,
  • Terrorism, freedom fighters, armed struggle,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Doctrines,
  • History & Theory - Radical Thought,
  • Contemporary Politics - Latin America,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Current Affairs,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Political,
  • Latin America,
  • Government - Comparative,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy,
  • Political Science / Foreign Legal Systems,
  • Case studies,
  • Politics and government,
  • 1980-,
  • Authoritarianism,
  • Militia movements,
  • Paramilitary forces

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9395386M
    ISBN 100801862426
    ISBN 109780801862427


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