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Buffington, Robert 1952-

Overview
Works: 10 works in 51 publications in 3 languages and 5,898 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: HV6812, 364.972
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Buffington
Mexico an encyclopedia of contemporary culture and history by Don M Coerver ( )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 1,922 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 ( )
9 editions published in 2000 in English and Danish and held by 1,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Keen's Latin American civilization history and society, 1492 to the present by Benjamin Keen ( )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,186 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 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reconstructing criminality in Latin America by Robert Buffington ( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 308 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 156 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 9 WorldCat member libraries 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
Within this larger context, specific chapters also function as independent essays: chapter one examines the racist and classist subtexts embedded in post-Enlightenment, "classic" criminology; chapter two, the role of evolutionary science in legitimizing these subtexts; chapter three, the use of popular literary techniques in the construction of "scientific" criminology; chapter four, the place of prison reform in Mexican political discourse; and chapter five, the role of penal code reform in political legitimation
La periodización y sus críticos concepción social de la delincuencia y la criminalidad en el México moderno by Robert Buffington ( )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Buffington, Robert, 1952-....
Languages
English (45)
Spanish (5)
Danish (1)
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