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  • Guerrillasby Dirk Kruijt

    Zed Books 2008; US$ 32.95

    Three parallel wars were fought in the latter half of the twentieth century in El Salvador, Guatemala and Nicaragua. This fascinating study of the ‘guerrilla generation’ is based on in-depth interviews with both guerrilla comandantes and political and military leaders of the time. Dirk Kruijt analyses the dreams and achievements, the successes... more...

  • Fractured Citiesby Kees Koonings; Dirk Kruijt

    Zed Books 2006; US$ 34.95

    As cities sprawl across Latin America, absorbing more and more of its people, crime and violence have become inescapable. From the paramilitary invasion of Medellin Colombia, the booming wealth of crack dealers in Managua, and police corruption in Mexico City, to the glimmers of hope in Lima, this book provides a dynamic analysis of urban insecurity.... more...

  • Armed Actorsby Kees Koonings; Dirk Kruijt

    Zed Books 2004; US$ 34.95

    This volume explores recent evidence of how partial state failure in Latin America interacts with new forms of organized violence, undermining the democratic consolidations of the past two decades. This ‘new violence‘ stems from a variety of social actors: drug mafias, peasant militias and urban gangs, the socalled actores armadas, and include... more...

  • Megacitiesby Kees Koonings; Dirk Kruijt

    Zed Books 2009; US$ 35.95

    Featuring case studies from across the globe, including Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, Megacities examines recent worldwide trends in poverty and social exclusion, urban violence and politics, and links these to the challenges faced by policy-makers and practitioners. more...

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