By Sebastián Antonino Cutrona
Challenging the U.S.-Led warfare on Drugs explores the circumstances that experience resisted the U.S. strain to undertake a militarized method of struggle opposed to drug trafficking in Latin the US and the Caribbean.
Through a sweeping narrative background from the restoration of democracy in 1983 to the current, Cutrona applies diplomacy and comparative politics theories to appreciate Argentina’s assorted trajectory vis-à-vis the remainder of the area. the writer demonstrates that during wide questions of vulnerability to U.S. strain, exterior elements frequently play a secondary function in explaining both balancing/resistance or bandwagoning/acceptance of the U.S. protection schedule within the Americas. Emphasizing the position of domestic-level politics, Cutrona identifies the subordination of the army to civilian oversight, the transition end result, the process of fee and balances, and the function of civil society actors corresponding to social events, epistemic groups, and norm marketers as Argentina’s so much correct assets 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