The Culture of Fear and Control in Costa Rica (I): Crime Statistics and Law Enforcement
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- Sebastian Huhn, 2008. "A History of Nonviolence: Insecurity and the Normative Power of the Imagined in Costa Rica," GIGA Working Paper Series 84, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies.
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- Sebastian Huhn, 2009. "The Culture of Fear and Control in Costa Rica (II): The Talk of Crime and Social Changes," GIGA Working Paper Series 108, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies.
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KeywordsCosta Rica; violence; crime; social order; crime statistics; public discourse;
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- NEP-ALL-2009-07-11 (All new papers)
- NEP-LAW-2009-07-11 (Law & Economics)
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