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Disappearances in the post-transition era in Latin America

Disappearances in the post-transition era in Latin America

Author: Karina Ansolabehere; Barbara Frey; Leigh A Payne
Publisher: Oxford (GB) : Oxford University Press, 2021.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Publication:Proceedings of the British Academy,

The book identifies a new human rights phenomenon. While disappearances have tended to be associated with authoritarian state and armed conflict periods, this study looks at these acts carried out in  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karina Ansolabehere; Barbara Frey; Leigh A Payne
ISBN: 9780197267226 019726722X
OCLC Number: 1291187700
Notes: Bibliogr. en fin de chapitres. Index.
Description: 1 vol. (XVII-288 p.) : ill. en coul. ; 24 cm.
Contents: List of IllustrationsList of FiguresList of TablesNote on ContributorsAcknowledgementsIntroductionPART I: THEORETICAL FRAMEWORK1: LEIGH A. PAYNE AND KARINA ANSOLABEHERE: Conceptualising Post-Transition Disappearances2: BARBARA A. FREY: Conceptualising Disappearances in International LawPART II. COUNTRY CASE STUDIESMEXICO3: LULU HERRERA WITH PAULA CUELLAR CUELLAR: My Promise to Look for You4: KARINA ANSOLABEHERE AND ALVARO MARTOS: Disappearances in Mexico: An Analysis based on the Northeast Region5: SANDRA SERRANO AND VOLGA DE PINA RAVEST: The Legal Framework on Disappearances in Mexico: From Demands to the Law and Back to DemandsBRAZIL6: DE?BORA MARIA DA SILVA WITH RAIANE PATRICIA SEVERINO ASSUMPCAO: Woman, Mother, Human Rights Defender7: JAVIER AMADEO AND RAIANE PATRICIA SEVERINO ASSUMPCAO: State Violence in Brazil: Execution, Slaughter, and Disappearance in the Post-Authoritarian Era8: MARLON ALBERTO WEICHERT: Systematic Recurrence of Murders and Disappearances in Democratic BrazilARGENTINA9: SERGIO MALDONADO, GERMAN MALDONADO, STELLA PELOSO AND ENRIQUE MALDONADO: Letters for Santiago10: NATALIA FEDERMAN, MARCELA PERELMAN, MICHELLE CANAS COMAS AND GASTON CHILLIER: Disappearances in Post Transitional Argentina: A Challenge For Human Rights InterventionEL SALVADOR11: 'WILSON': Wilson's Testimony: Abuse of Authority12: MARIA JOSE MENDEZ: New Generation of Disappearances: Gangs and the State in El SalvadorPART III. TOOLS FOR ADVOCACY AND MOBILIZATION13: LEIGH A. PAYNE AND HUNTER JOHNSON: The Visual Image as a Tool of Power14: BARBARA A. FREY: Using the Minnesota Protocol to Investigate in Disappearance Cases15: RAINER HUHLE: 'Urgent Actions' for the Search of Disappeared Persons in the specialised Bodies of the United Nations16: MICHAEL W. CHAMBERLIN: Using the International Criminal Court to Denounce Disappearances: Crimes against Humanity in Coahuila, Mexico17: SANDRA SERRANO: Forced disappearances in the Inter-American Human Rights System18: VOLGA DE PINA RAVEST: How to Create a Search Mechanism for Disappeared Persons: Lessons from MexicoConclusionsIndex
Responsibility: edited by Karina Ansolabehere, Barbara A. Frey, and Leigh A. Payne.
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