Download e-book for kindle: Rank and Privilege: The Military and Society in Latin by Linda A. Rodriguez

By Linda A. Rodriguez

Dr. Linda A. RodrÌguez has assembled a brand new choice of essays that at last presents the ancient context essential to comprehend the Latin American army. The articles integrated the following research quite a few time sessions and countries, from the counterinsurgency military of recent Spain, to the nineteenth-century struggle of the Pacific, to the fashionable courting among the army and improvement. The individuals examine the ways that Latin America's militia have replaced over the years, and the way exterior threats in addition to inner rivalries have formed the army. jointly, those essays hint the roots of the military's strength and the expansion of its political influence.

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