Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -223) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
chapter Introduction chapter 1 Democracy and the Rule of Law: A Theoretical Framework chapter 2 The (Un)Rule of Law in Latin America: A Weak Arena of Democratic Consolidation chapter 3 Judicial Reforms in Latin America: Towards More Independent, Efcient and Impartial Judiciaries in the Region chapter 4 Assessing Judicial Independence in Latin America During the 1990s chapter 5 The Judiciary's Capacity to Check the Executive in Latin America During the 1990s chapter 6 The Judiciary's Capacity to Bring the Military to Account in Latin America chapter 7 Judicial Systems' Ability to Protect Human Rights in the New Democracies of Latin America chapter 8 Corruption, Inefciency and Violence in Latin American / Court Systems chapter 9 Conclusions.