Civil patrols and their legacy overcoming militarization and polarization in the Guatemalan countryside by Margaret Popkin

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Published by Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Center for Human Rights in Washington, D.C .

Written in English

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  • Guatemala,
  • Guatemala.


  • Human rights -- Guatemala.,
  • Civil-military relations -- Guatemala.,
  • Political persecution -- Guatemala.,
  • Community development -- Guatemala.,
  • Guatemala -- Militia.,
  • Guatemala -- Armed Forces -- Civic action.

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesGuatemala, civil patrols and their legacy
Statementby Margaret L. Popkin ; edited by James J. Silk.
ContributionsSilk, James., Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Center for Human Rights.
LC ClassificationsJC599.G8 P67 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 68 p. :
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1016381M
ISBN 10188105506X
LC Control Number96069731

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