By Ilena Rodriguez
Focusing on Guatemala, Colombia, and Mexico, Rodríguez indicates how general liberal types fail to account for brand new types of violence and exploitation, which in truth persist with from particular clashes among liberal ideology and native perform. taking a look at those tensions in the ostensibly well-ordered country, Rodríguez exposes how the misperception and misuse of liberal rules are in the back of realities of political turmoil, and questions no matter if liberalism is actually an ideology enough to empower populations and transition geographical regions into democratic roles within the worldwide order.
In this manner, Liberalism at Its Limits bargains a serious exam of the pressured becoming of liberal versions to Latin American international locations and reasserts cross-cultural communique as an important to greedy the real hyperlink among various structures of price and politics.
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Liberalism at Its Limits: Crime and Terror in the Latin American Cultural Text (Pitt Illuminations) by Ilena Rodriguez