Publisher description for The struggles for memory in Latin America : recent history and political violence / edited by Eugenia Allier-Montano and Emilio Crenzel.

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This book examines the struggles that unfolded in Latin America over the memory of the pasts of political violence experienced by the countries of the continent in the second half of the twentieth century: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, the United States, Guatemala, El Salvador, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Latin America -- History -- 20th century.
Latin America -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Collective memory -- Latin America.
Political violence -- Latin America -- History -- 20th century.