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Buffington, Robert 1952-

Overview
Works: 11 works in 51 publications in 2 languages and 6,359 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: HV6812, 364.972
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Most widely held works by Robert Buffington
Mexico an encyclopedia of contemporary culture and history by Don M Coerver ( )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 2,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From publisher's description: "A concise overview of 20th- and 21st-century Mexico, this volume explores the political, economic, social, and cultural history of the world's largest Spanish-speaking country."
Criminal and citizen in modern Mexico by Robert Buffington ( )
8 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Keen's Latin American civilization history and society, 1492 to the present by Benjamin Keen ( )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A classic anthology of primary readings in Latin American history now updated to document dramatic recent changes, including the resurgence of leftist governments and the feminization of politics
Criminales y ciudadanos en el México moderno by Robert Buffington ( )
4 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reconstructing criminality in Latin America by Robert Buffington ( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The only reader currently available on criminality in Latin America, Reconstructing Criminality in Latin America reconstructs the way in which different Latin American societies have viewed, described, defined, and reacted to criminal behavior. Crime in Latin America is explored in terms of gender, race, class, and criminological theory. The highly readable essays in this book explore how Catholic notions of sin, natural law, the ""divine"" rights of absolutist monarchs, liberal rights of ""man, "" positivism, and social Darwinism received a sympathetic, even enthusiastic, endorsement from pol
True stories of crime in modern Mexico ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mexico : an encyclopedia of contemporary history and culture by Don M Coerver ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A global history of sexuality : the modern era by Robert M Buffington ( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Global History of Sexuality provides a provocative, wide-ranging introduction to the history of sexuality from the late eighteenth century to the present day. Explores what sexuality has meant in the everyday lives of individuals over the last 200 yearsOrganized around four major themes: the formation of sexual identity, the regulation of sexuality by societal norms, the regulation of sexuality by institutions, and the intersection of sexuality with globalizationExamines the topic from a comparative, global perspective, with well-chosen case stu
Law and society in Latin America since 1800 by Robert Buffington ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Keen's Latin American civilization history & society, 1492 to the present ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The central theme of the text is Latin America's economic dependency on European powers and the United States, and its struggle for liberation from dependency and its consequences: social decline, mass poverty, and corrupt, arbitrary governments. -Back cover
Forging the fatherland : criminality and citizenship in modern Mexico by Robert Buffington ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This study examines elite discourse about crime and criminality in modern Mexico. This discourse was intimately connected to discussions of citizenship (and thus inclusion in the Mexican nation-state) which became increasingly important after Independence from Spain in 1821. Elites recognized that a broad, egalitarian definition of citizenship was a potent source of legitimation for a nation in the throes of self-definition. To these discussions of citizenship, discourse about crime and criminality added an effective counterpoint, identifying individuals and groups within the new nation that merited exclusion
 
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Alternative Names
Buffington Robert 1952-....
Buffington, Robert Marshall 1952-
Languages
English (47)
Spanish (4)
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