By Jessica Stites Mor
Edited by means of Jessica Stites Mor, this e-book deals fine-grained case reviews that convey how Latin America’s re-emerging Left remodeled the struggles opposed to dictatorship and repression of the chilly conflict into the language of anti-colonialism, socioeconomic rights, and identity.
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