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Memory and Transitional Justice in Argentina and Uruguay, Against Impunity, by Francesca Lessa

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Memory and Transitional Justice in Argentina and Uruguay, Against Impunity, by Francesca Lessa
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Literary form
non fiction
Main title
Memory and Transitional Justice in Argentina and Uruguay
Medium
electronic resource
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Oclc number
841481428
Responsibility statement
by Francesca Lessa
Series statement
Memory Politics and Transitional Justice
Sub title
Against Impunity
Summary
This interdisciplinary study explores the interaction between memory and transitional justice in post-dictatorship Argentina and Uruguay and develops a theoretical framework for bringing these two fields of study together through the concept of critical junctures
Table of contents
Machine generated contents note: -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Theoretical Framework: Critical Junctures, Transitional Justice, and Memory Narratives -- 3. The Downward Spiral toward Dictatorship -- 4. Transitional Justice in Argentina (1983-2012): A Global Protagonist with its Ups and Downs -- 5. The Consolidation of Democracy vs. Trial and Punishment: Entwining Memory Narratives and Transitional Justice in Argentina -- 6. Transitional Justice in Uruguay (1985-2012): Latecomer or Unique? -- 7. Pacification or Impunity? The Ley de Caducidad and the Interweaving of Memory and Transitional Justice in Uruguay -- 8. Conclusion

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