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Trajectories of Governance

Tracing the Entanglements of Order and Violence in Peripheral Cities of Latin America

By Viviana García Pinzón

Published

Jun 28, 2024

Page count

272 pages

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Spaces of Peace, Security and Development

ISBN

978-1529236286

Dimensions

234 x 156 mm

Imprint

Bristol University Press

Published

Jun 28, 2024

Page count

272 pages

Browse the series

Spaces of Peace, Security and Development

ISBN

978-1529236309

Dimensions

234 x 156 mm

Imprint

Bristol University Press
Trajectories of Governance

Viviana García Pinzón is a Senior Researcher at the Arnold-Bergstraesser-Institut (ABI) at the University of Freiburg, Germany, and an Associate at the Institute for Latin American Studies of the German Institute for Global and Area Studies GIGA.

1.Introduction

2.Setting the Stage: Politics, Violence, and Peripheral Cities in Colombia and El Salvador

3.Trajectories of Governance: Ecologies, Citizenship, and Varieties of Order

4.Pereira: A Violent Order in a ‘Coffee Paradise’

5.Sonsonate: Violent Order and Local Governance

6.Chalatenango: Violence Contention and Governance in a Society-Led Order

7.Tunja: Local Governance in a State-Led Order

8.Conclusion