Surviving Forced Disappearance in Argentina and Uruguay

Identity and Meaning

  • Authors
  • Gabriel Gatti

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

About this book


Based on extensive fieldwork that began in Argentina, this book asks how detained and disappeared persons inhabit the categories that international law has constructed to mark, judge, understand, and repair the horror.


Catastrophe Identity Social disappearance Argentina Uruguay Forced disappearance Human rights anthropology children identity Moral Nation sociology Transnational transnationalization work

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