Memory and Transitional Justice in Argentina and Uruguay

Against Impunity

  • Francesca Lessa

Part of the Memory Politics and Transitional Justice book series (MPTJ)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Francesca Lessa
    Pages 1-8
  3. Francesca Lessa
    Pages 9-29
  4. Francesca Lessa
    Pages 31-47
  5. Francesca Lessa
    Pages 81-129
  6. Francesca Lessa
    Pages 131-161
  7. Francesca Lessa
    Pages 163-213
  8. Francesca Lessa
    Pages 215-229
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 231-319

About this book


This interdisciplinary study explores the interaction between memory and transitional justice in post-dictatorship Argentina and Uruguay and develops a theoretical framework for bringing these two fields of study together through the concept of critical junctures.


dictatorship interaction Irish Republican Army (IRA) memory

Authors and affiliations

  • Francesca Lessa
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.International RelationsLondon School of EconomicsUK
  2. 2.St Anne’s CollegeUniversity of OxfordUK

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