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Citizenship and Political Violence in Peru
Language: en
Pages: 229
Authors: F. Wilson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-14 - Publisher: Springer

Exploring how restrictions on citizenship helped create conditions for political violence in Peru, this book recounts the hidden history of how local processes of citizen formation in an Andean town were persistently overruled, thereby perpetuating antagonism toward the state and political centralism in Peru.
Political Violence and the Authoritarian State in Peru
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: J. Burt
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-30 - Publisher: Springer

The Shining Path was one of the most brutal insurgencies ever seen in the Western Hemisphere. Political Violence and the Authoritarian State in Peru explores the devastating effects of insurgent violence and the state's brutal counterinsurgency methods on Peruvian civil society.
Indigenous Languages, Politics, and Authority in Latin America
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: Alan Durston, Bruce Mannheim
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-30 - Publisher: University of Notre Dame Pess

This volume makes a vital and original contribution to a topic that lies at the intersection of the fields of history, anthropology, and linguistics. The book is the first to consider indigenous languages as vehicles of political orders in Latin America from the sixteenth century to the present, across regional
The Politics of Religion and the Rise of Social Catholicism in Peru (1884-1935)
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Ricardo Daniel Cubas Ramacciotti
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-30 - Publisher: BRILL

In The Politics of Religion in Peru (1884-1935) Ricardo Cubas Ramacciotti offers an account of the Catholic Church’s responses to the secularisation of the State and society along with an appraisal of the contributions of Social Catholicism in post-independence Peru.
Politics after Violence
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Hillel Soifer, Alberto Vergara
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-14 - Publisher: University of Texas Press

Between 1980 and 1994, Peru endured a bloody internal armed conflict, with some 69,000 people killed in clashes involving two insurgent movements, state forces, and local armed groups. In 2003, a government-sponsored “Truth and Reconciliation Committee” reported that the conflict lasted longer, affected broader swaths of the national territory, and