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Pinochet : the politics of torture

Hugh O"Shaughnessy

Pinochet : the politics of torture

by Hugh O"Shaughnessy

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Published by Latin America Bureau in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pinochet Ugarte, Augusto,
  • Torture -- Chile -- History -- 20th century,
  • Presidents -- Chile -- Biography,
  • Chile -- Politics and government -- 1973-1988

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHugh O"Shaughnessy.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination182 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22065784M
    ISBN 101899365419

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    "Cavanaugh begins with an engrossing analysis of the dynamics of torture and disappearance as a mode disciplining the body politic. He judiciously uses psychological and social scientific sources without letting them override the theological focus of the book.   But ample evidence points to Pinochet's involvement and to his orders for cover-ups. U.S. documents published recently show Pinochet covered up the military's role in the burning death of Rojas.


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Otto J. Reich. Augusto Pinochet was a tragic figure. Instead of being remembered for saving. The Chilean coup d'état was the overthrow of the socialist President of Chile Salvador Allende by the army and national police. It followed an extended period of social unrest and political tension between the opposition-controlled Congress of Chile and the socialist President Salvador Allende, as well as economic warfare ordered by US President Richard on: Chile.

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