Armed Actors: Organised Violence and State Failure in Latin America

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Armed Actors: Organised Violence and State Failure in Latin America - Koonings, Kees, and Kruijt, Dirk (Editor)

Recent evidence illustrates how partial state failure in Latin America interacts with new forms of organized violence, undermining the democratic consolidations of the past two decades. This 'new violence' stems from a variety of social actors: drug mafias, peasant militias and urban gangs, the so-called actores armadas, and includes state-related ... Read More

Armed Actors: Organised Violence and State Failure in Latin America 2005, Zed Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781842774441

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