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Author Fuentes, Claudio, author

Title Contesting the iron fist : advocacy networks and police violence in democratic Argentina and Chile / Claudio A. Fuentes
Published New York : Routledge, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 221 pages) : illustrations
Series Latin American studies : social sciences and law
Latin American studies (Routledge (Firm))
Contents Guarding the guardians -- Chile: the denial of police violence -- Explaining an unexpected legal reform in Chile -- Argentina: strong advocacy groups, fluctuating influence -- Dealing with a corporate police force in Argentina -- Contesting the iron fist
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-218) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Human rights advocacy -- Argentina.
Human rights advocacy -- Chile.
Police brutality -- Argentina.
Police brutality -- Chile.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2004012933
ISBN 0203312996 (electronic bk.)
9780203312995 (electronic bk.)