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Epilogue: The Making of “La Violencia”

Robert A. Karl

in Forgotten Peace: Reform, Violence, and the Making of Contemporary Colombia

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780520293922
eISBN:
9780520967243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520293922.003.0009
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This concluding chapter explains how La Violencia came into being as Colombia was witnessing far less violence. The period beginning in the late 1960s was dissimilar to the peace that had come a ... More


Introduction: Peace and Violence in Colombian History

Robert A. Karl

in Forgotten Peace: Reform, Violence, and the Making of Contemporary Colombia

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780520293922
eISBN:
9780520967243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520293922.003.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This introductory chapter discusses how Colombians grappled with the violence during and after the period known as La Violencia. It shows that, far from enjoying widespread usage during the era it ... More


Colombia: Does Injustice Cause Violence?

Susan Eva Eckstein and Timothy P. Wickham-Crowley

in What Justice? Whose Justice?: Fighting for Fairness in Latin America

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520237445
eISBN:
9780520936980
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520237445.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Latin American Cultural Anthropology

From the turn of the millennium, rule of law in Colombia started waning on a daily basis. Colombia inherited a judiciary, which proved to be mostly inoperable over most of the nation's territory and ... More


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