40 Years Are Nothing: History and Memory of the 1973 Coups by Pablo Leighton, Fernando Lopez

By Pablo Leighton, Fernando Lopez

The 1973 coups d'etat in Uruguay and Chile have been considerably varied from different army coups in Latin the United States. those dictatorial regimes begun a brand new period within the subcontinent. They grew to become staunch bearers of a countrywide safety country doctrine and brought radical new monetary rules. extra tellingly, they gave delivery to severe types of society outfitted at the foundations of what can arguably be thought of ideological genocides, counting on either rudimentary and complicated tools of repression and authoritarianism to set up neoliberal platforms that experience lasted until eventually this day. 2013 marked the fortieth anniversary of the autumn of democratic rule in these nations. After 4 many years, the governments of Uruguay and Chile proceed to teach deficiencies in bringing the perpetrators of critical human rights violations to stand justice. forty Years is not anything: heritage and reminiscence of the 1973 coups d'etat in Uruguay and Chile is galvanized by means of the robust thoughts that those coups nonetheless create. the variety of themes addressed within the contributions accumulated right here exhibit that the 1973 coups remain key attractions for researchers around the globe and that the examine of those themes is way from exhausted.

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