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Contesting the Iron Fist: Advocacy Networks and Police Violence in Democratic Argentina and Chile Claudio Fuentes

Contesting the Iron Fist: Advocacy Networks and Police Violence in Democratic Argentina and Chile

Claudio Fuentes

Published December 1st 2004
ISBN : 9781135874469
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236 pages
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This work analyzes the interactions and international connections of the civil rights and pro-order coalitions of state and societal actors in the two countries. The author demonstrates that in democratizing contexts, protecting citizens fromMoreThis work analyzes the interactions and international connections of the civil rights and pro-order coalitions of state and societal actors in the two countries. The author demonstrates that in democratizing contexts, protecting citizens from police abuse and becomes part of a debate about how to deal with issues of public safety and social control and of perceived trade-offs between liberty and security.