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Dealing with the legacy of authoritarianism, the "politics of the past" in southern European democracies, edited by Antonio Costa Pinto and Leonardo Morlino

This collective work deals with repressive institutions and human rights abuses as two dimensions of authoritarian legacies in southern European democracies. This book was published as a special issue of "South European Society and Politics"
Table Of Contents
1. Introduction: The Authoritarian Past and South European Democracies: An Introduction Antonio Costa Pinto 2. Transitional Justice and Memory: Exploring Perspectives Alexandra Barahona de Brito 3. Authoritarian Past and Democracy in Italy Marco Tarchi 4. Coping with the Double Legacy of Authoritarianism and Revolution in Portuguese Democracy Antonio Costa Pinto 5. Party Attitudes towards the Authoritarian Past in Spanish Democracy Carsten Humlebaek 6. Repressive Legacies and the Democratisation of Iberian Police Systems Diego Palacios Cerezales 7. The Authoritarian Past and Contemporary Greek Democracy Dimitris A. Sotiropoulos 8. Defending the Nation? Maintaining Turkey's Narrative of the Armenian Genocide Jennifer M. Dixon 9. The Politics of the Past: The Southern Cone and Southern Europe in Comparative Perspective Alexandra Barahona de Brito and Mario Szajder 10. Authoritarian Legacies, Politics of the Past and the Quality of Democracy in Southern Europe: Open Conclusions Leonardo Morlino
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
195 p. ;, 24 cm

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