xviii, 475 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
9781138184459 (hardback) 9781315645193 (e-book) 1138184454
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Law and society in Latin America : an introduction / Rachel Sieder, Karina Ansolabehere and Tatiana Alfonso Latin America's contribution to constitutionalism / Roberto Gargarella State and law in Latin America : a critical assessment / Lisa Hilbink and Janice Gallagher Legal pluralism and fragmented sovereignties : legality and illegality in latin america / Rachel Sieder Disobeying the law : latin america's culture of noncompliance with rules / Mauricio García Villegas Law and violence in latin america / Julieta Lemaitre Ethnography, bureaucracy and legal knowledge in Latin American state institutions : law's material and technical dimensions / Leticia Barrera and Sergio Latorre Latin American feminist legal theory : taking multiple subordinations seriously / Isabel C. Jaramillo Sierra Law and race in Latin America / Tanya Katerí Hernández An agenda for Latin American "law and development" / Pedro Fortes Marxist perspectives on law and inequality in Latin America / Carlos Rivera-Lugo Judicial politics in Latin America / Juan F. González-Bertomeu Supreme and constitutional courts : directions in constitutional justice / Francisca Pou Jimenez Public prosecutors offices in Latin America / Veronica Michel-Luviano Human rights ombudsmen in Latin America / Fredrik Uggla Prisoner capture : welfare, lawfare and warfare in Latin America's overcrowded prisons / Fiona Macaulay Challenges of police reform in Latin America / Lucia Dammert Legal professionals in Latin America at the dawn of the 21st century / Manuel Gómez Legal institutions as arenas for promoting human rights / Karina Ansolabehere Deglobalization and regional human rights / Alexandra Huneeus The judicialization of politics in Latin America / Bruce Wilson and Camila Gianella Society, the state, and recognition of the right to a self-perceived gender identity / Laura Saldivia Menajovsky Law, gender and social movements in Latin America : moral negotiations and uneven victories in feminist legal mobilization / Marta Machado de Assis, Ana Luiza Villela de Viana Bandeira and Fernanda Matsuda Transitional justice and the politics of prosecuting gross human rights violations in Latin America / Elena Martinez Barahona and Martha Liliana Gutiérrez Urban regulation and the Latin American city / Rodrigo Meneses Reyes Landscapes of property : socio-legal perspectives from Latin America / Tatiana Alfonso New influences on legality and justice in Latin America : corruption and organized crime / Linn Hammergen The "new militarism" and the rule of law in Latin American democracies / Julio Ríos-Figueroa Drugs and the law in Latin America : the legal, institutional and social costs of drug policy / Alejandro Madrazo and Catalina Pérez Correa.
KG99 .R68 2019
Available in Other Form
Online version: Routledge handbook of law and society in Latin America Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2019