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Author Carroll, Leah Anne.

Title Violent democratization : social movements, elites, and politics in Colombia's rural war zones, 1984/2008 / Leah Anne Carroll
Published Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 447 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series From the Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies
Recent titles from the Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies.
Contents Urabá in the reform period: social movement gains with high violence -- The conterrefrom period in Urabá: decimation of the left, right-wing unionism, and transnational human rights alliances -- The Caguán in the reform period: negotiated peace and social movement gains, followed by defeat of the left -- The counterreform period in the Caguán: FARC belligerence, renewed military attacks, and a revived settler's movement -- Arauca in the reform period: pacted peace and social movement gains -- Arauca in the counterreform period: human rights movements versus selective recentralization
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-426) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Democratization -- Colombia.
Elite (Social sciences) -- Political activity -- Colombia.
Political violence -- Colombia.
Social movements -- Colombia.
Violence -- Colombia.
Colombia -- Politics and government -- 1974-
Colombia -- Rural conditions.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010033409
ISBN 0268076928