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The determinants of arms spending in South America
(German Institute of Global and Area Studies, 2013-03)
In recent years, South America has witnessed a large increase in arms purchases. Nonetheless, there are important intraregional differences in terms of the allocation of resources for weapons acquisitions. How can we ...
The Military Policy Of The Rousseff Government: Reflections On The Conduct Of The Armed Forces In The Upp And The Minustah
(Fac Latinoamericana Ciencias Sociales-FLACSO, EcuadorQuito, 2016)
Apontamentos à análise da reforma militar na transição espanhola
In this paper, we revisit the recent Spanish political process, emphasizing issues relating to the Armed Forces (FFAA), trying to understand since the formation of these forces prior to the dictatorship of Francisco Franco, ...
O militarismo no Uruguai
(Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), 2010-12-01)
Desde muito cedo, ainda no século XIX, o Uruguai vem desenvolvendo uma política democrática baseada na educação, ao que pode ser creditado o afastamento das suas Forças Armadas da participação política. Entretanto, o sistema ...
On the Road to Maracas Bay; Over Mountains, Trinidad, B.W.I.
(Ace Studio, Trinidad, 2009-04-21)
The picture show a newly cut mountain road that leads to Maracas Bay on Trinidad's North Coast. The road was built by United States armed forces during World War II as a United States naval base at Chaguaramas prohibited ...
Dispositivo militarizado da segurança pública. Tendências recentes e problemas no Brasil
Brazil has not surpassed its ghosts from the past experience of dictatorship. The democratic normality is not been fully accomplished, in spite of the formal democracy and the rule of law consecration. The country was not ...