By Sebastián Antonino Cutrona
Challenging the U.S.-Led warfare on Drugs explores the instances that experience resisted the U.S. strain to undertake a militarized method of struggle opposed to drug trafficking in Latin the United States and the Caribbean.
Through a sweeping narrative heritage from the restoration of democracy in 1983 to the current, Cutrona applies diplomacy and comparative politics theories to appreciate Argentina’s various trajectory vis-à-vis the remainder of the quarter. the writer demonstrates that during extensive questions of vulnerability to U.S. strain, exterior components frequently play a secondary position in explaining both balancing/resistance or bandwagoning/acceptance of the U.S. defense time table within the Americas. Emphasizing the position of domestic-level politics, Cutrona identifies the subordination of the army to civilian oversight, the transition final result, the method of payment and balances, and the position of civil society actors reminiscent of social pursuits, epistemic groups, and norm marketers as Argentina’s so much proper resources explaining defection from Washington’s major dictates to strive against drug trafficking.
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Challenging the U.S.-Led War on Drugs: Argentina in Comparative Perspective (Routledge Studies in Latin American Politics) by Sebastián Antonino Cutrona