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Violence and Repression in Latin America: A Quantitative and Historical Analysis
Violence and Repression in Latin America: A Quantitative and Historical Analysis
By Ernest A. Duff and John F. McCamant, with Waltraud Q. Morale
Free Press, 1976, 322 pp
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Quantitative analysis is applied to variations in violence and repression that can be traced in numerous Latin American settings, in order to postulate and explore theoretical relationships. These, in turn, are compared to the historical record.