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Politics and Violence in Central America and the Caribbean
Language: en
Pages: 281
Authors: Hannes Warnecke-Berger
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-04 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

This book develops a comparative study on violence in Jamaica, El Salvador, and Belize based on a theoretical approach, extensive field research, and in-depth empirical research. It combines the Caribbean and Central America into a single comparative research that explores the historical (from the conquista onwards) as well as contemporary
Politics and Violence in Central America and the Caribbean
Language: en
Pages: 281
Authors: Hannes Warnecke-Berger
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-23 - Publisher: Springer

This book develops a comparative study on violence in Jamaica, El Salvador, and Belize based on a theoretical approach, extensive field research, and in-depth empirical research. It combines the Caribbean and Central America into a single comparative research that explores the historical (from the conquista onwards) as well as contemporary
Politics and History of Violence and Crime in Central America
Language: en
Pages: 330
Authors: Sebastian Huhn, Hannes Warnecke-Berger
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-24 - Publisher: Springer

This book highlights historical explanations to and roots of present phenomena of violence, insecurity, and law enforcement in Central America. Violence and crime are among the most discussed topics in Central America today, and sensationalism and fear of crime is as present as the increase of private security, the re-militarization
Violence in Latin America and the Caribbean
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Tina Hilgers, Laura Macdonald
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Violence in Latin America and the Caribbean is no longer perpetrated primarily by states against their citizens, but by a variety of state and non-state actors struggling to control resources, territories, and populations. This book examines violence at the subnational level to illuminate how practices of violence are embedded within
Gendering Politics and Policy
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Heidi I. Hartmann
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-11 - Publisher: Routledge

Top feminist theorists and scholars examine the latest developments in gender politics and policy around the world Gendering Politics and Policy: Recent Developments in Europe, Latin America, and the United States discusses in depth how women and women’s perspectives are changing politics and policy in both the United States and