2011

Published Aug. 8, 2011 6:11 PM

This book by Cecilia G. Salinas, University of Oslo, describes and analyses the social effects of the installation of  a Finnish pulp mill in an Uruguayan community called Fray Bentos. The book is based on her master thesis (in English).

Published Feb. 7, 2011 3:39 PM

In many Latin American countries, former military officers are now facing charges of torture, murder, forced disappearance, and genocide committed under the dictatorships of the 1970s and 1980s. This book by Elin Skaar from Chr. Michelsen Institute, Bergen, focusing on the key countries of Argentina, Chile, and Uruguay, explores the complex relationship between executive politics and judicial action.