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Systems of legal defence used by latin american countries in investment disputes
(Brill Academic Publishers, 2016)
This article describes the main features of the systems of legal defence that Latin American countries have been using when facing investment arbitration. It focuses on Argentina, Venezuela, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, Bolivia, ...
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 ...
Kirchnerism and Lulism in construction of an identity in Defence and International Security between Argentina and Brazil
(Univ Nacl La Plata, Fac Law & Science, 2016-01-01)
The governments of Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and Nestor Kirchner have sought to promote changes in public policies, in the form of international integration and design of regionalism. The pursuit of changes occurred in ...
New records of pyrrolizidine alkaloid-feeding insects. Hemiptera and Coleoptera on Senecio brasiliensis
(Pergamon-elsevier Science LtdOxfordInglaterra, 2000)
Chemical and phylogenetic relationships among Aristolochia L. (Aristolochiaceae) from southeastern Brazil
(Pergamon-elsevier Science LtdOxfordInglaterra, 2006)
Violence against women: a study of the reports to police in the city of Itapevi, Sao Paulo, Brazil
(ELSEVIER SCI LTD, 2011)
Background: violence against women is a serious problem caused by the social construction of feminineness and masculineness that results in the domination of women by men. Public policies on gender have recently been ...
The Grounding of Regional Integration for Brazil: Universalism, Sovereignty and Elite Perception
The aim of this article is to analyse the meaning of Mercosur for Brazilian foreign policy. To this end, we discuss the perceptions of the Brazilian elites concerning the regional integration process. The defence of the ...
From touristic villages to coastal cities: The costs of the big step in Buenos Aires
Coastal villages have grown due the increasing touristic demand of “sun and beach” resorts. This implies more services, more areas for bathing and shadows for tourists. The awkward assessment of touristic beaches and the ...
Política de Saúde do Trabalhador: revisitando o caso do Centro de Referência em Saúde do Trabalhador de Campinas
(Fundação Jorge Duprat Figueiredo de Segurança e Medicina do Trabalho - FUNDACENTRO, 2013-06-01)
INTRODUCTION: The Regional Occupational Health Reference Center (Cerest) opened in Campinas, São Paulo State, Brazil, in 1986, as a union demand. OBJECTIVE: To analyse the trajectory of Cerest-Campinas comparing the ...