Regional Focus on Latin America

Clandestine Crossings

Clandestine Crossings: Migrants and Coyotes
on the Texas-Mexico Border

By David Spener

Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. 2009. 298pp.

* Cross-listed in Refugees & Displaced Persons

Coca's Gone: Of Might and Right in the Huallaga Post-Boom

Coca's Gone: Of Might and Right in the Huallaga Post-Boom
By Richard Kernaghan

Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. 2009. 308pp.

Colombia: Building Peace in a Time of War

Colombia: Building Peace in a Time of War
Edited by Virginia M. Bouvier

Washington, D.C.: US Institute of Peace Press. 2009. 489pp.

*Cross-listed in International Law & Ethics

Constitutional Protection of Human Rights in Latin America: A Comparative Study of Amparo Proceedings

Constitutional Protection of Human Rights in Latin America:
A Comparative Study of Amparo Proceedings

By Allan R. Brewer-Carias

New York, NY: Cambridge University Press. 2009. 432pp.

*Cross-listed in Theory, Philosophy & History
& International Law & Ethics

Counting the Dead: The Culture and Politics of Human Rights Activism in Columbia

Counting the Dead: The Culture and Politics of
Human Rights Activism in Columbia

By Winifred Tate

Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2007. 379pp.

Democracy Works: Joining Theory and Action to Foster Global Change

Democracy Works: Joining Theory
and Action to Foster Global Change

Edited by Torry D. Dickinson, Terrie A. Becerra & Summer B.C. Lewis

Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers. 2008. 268pp.

*Cross-listed in Theory, Philosophy & History
& Development, Democracy & Health

Fixing Haiti: MINUSTAH and Beyond

Fixing Haiti: MINUSTAH and Beyond
Edited by Jorge Heine & Andrew S. Thompson

New York, NY: United Nations University Press. 2011. 277pp.

*Cross-listed in Democracy, Development & Health

Human Rights in the Maya Region: Global Politics, Cultural Contentions, and Moral Engagements

Human Rights in the Maya Region: Global Politics,
Cultural Contentions, and Moral Engagements

Edited by Pedro Pitarch, Shannon Speed & Xochitl Leyva Solano

Durham, NC: Duke University Press. 2008. 377pp.

* Cross-listed in Globalization, Labor & Economic Rights

"I Know It’s Dangerous": Why Mexicans Risk Their Lives to Cross the Border

"I Know It’s Dangerous": Why Mexicans Risk
Their Lives to Cross the Border

By Lynnaire M. Sheridan

Tucson, AZ: The University of Arizona Press. 2009. 206pp.

* Cross-listed in Globalization, Labor & Economic Rights

Immigration

Immigration
Edited by Ilan Stavans

Westport, CT: Greenwood Press. 2008. 204pp.

The Judicial Response to Police Killings in Latin America: Inequality and the Rule of Law

The Judicial Response to Police Killings in
Latin America: Inequality and the Rule of Law

By Daniel M. Brinks

New York, NY: Cambridge University Press. 2008. 289pp.

*Cross-listed in International Law & Ethics

A Poverty of Rights: Citizenship and Inequality in Twentieth-Century Rio de Janeiro

A Poverty of Rights: Citizenship and
Inequality in Twentieth-Century Rio de Janeiro

By Brodwyn Fischer

Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. 2008. 464pp.

* Cross-listed in Theory, Philosophy & History

Reckoning: The Ends of War in Guatemala

Reckoning: The Ends of War in Guatemala
By Diane M. Nelson

Durham, NC: Duke University Press. 2009. 403pp.

* Cross-listed in War, War Crimes & Genocide

Security in Paraguay: Analysis and Responses in Comparative Perspective

Security in Paraguay: Analysis and Responses
in Comparative Perspective

By Cavallaro, Kopas, Lam, Mayhle
& Villagra de Biedermann

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. 2007. 186pp.

State Violence and Genocide in Latin America: The Cold War Years

State Violence and Genocide in Latin America: The Cold War Years
Edited by Marcia Esparza, Henry R. Huttenbach & Daniel Feierstein

New York, NY: Routledge. 2010. 251pp.

* Cross-listed inWar, War Crimes & Genocide

Violent Democracies in Latin America

Violent Democracies in Latin America
Edited by Enrique Desmond Arias & Daniel M. Goldstein

Durham, NC: Duke University Press. 2010. 324pp.

*Cross-listed in Development, Democracy & Health

White But Not Equal: Mexican Americans, Jury Discrimination, and the Supreme Court

White But Not Equal: Mexican Americans,
Jury Discrimination, and the Supreme Court

By Ignacio M. García

Tucson, AZ.: The University of Arizona Press. 2009. 239pp.

*Cross-listed in Regional: Europe & the West
& International Law & Ethics

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