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Author Steele, Abbey, 1979- author

Title Democracy and displacement in Colombia's civil war / Abbey Steele
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 243 pages)
Contents Characterizing and explaining wartime displacement -- The legacy of displacement during La Violencia and the origins of the contemporary war in Colombia -- The contemporary civil war in Colombia, 1986-2012 -- Democratic reforms and the emergence of political cleansing in Colombia -- Political cleansing and resistance in Apartadó -- The politics of displacement across Colombia
Summary "" Democracy and Displacement in Colombia's Civil War offers novel and important research on how and why violence is deployed during civil wars.""--Winifred Tate, author of Drugs, Thugs and Diplomats "" Democracy and Displacement in Colombia's Civil War .
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on November 30, 2017)
Subject Unión Patriótica (Colombia) -- History.
Forced migration -- Colombia -- History.
Political persecution -- Colombia -- History.
Political violence -- Colombia -- History.
Colombia -- Politics and government -- 1974-
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017033860
ISBN 1501709755 (electronic book)
9781501709753 (electronic book)
(hardcover) (alkaline paper)