The Quiet Revolutionaries: Seeking Justice in Guatemala

3 avg rating
( 1 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780292716773: The Quiet Revolutionaries: Seeking Justice in Guatemala

The last three decades of the twentieth century brought relentless waves of death squads, political kidnappings, and other traumas to the people of Guatemala. Many people fled the country to escape the violence. Yet, at the same moment, a popular movement for justice brought together unlikely bands of behind-the-scenes heroes, blurring ethnic, geographic, and even class lines.

The Quiet Revolutionaries is drawn from interviews conducted by Frank Afflitto in the early 1990s with more than eighty survivors of the state-sanctioned violence. Gathered under frequently life-threatening circumstances, the observations and recollections of these inspiring men and women form a unique perspective on collective efforts to produce change in politics, law, and public consciousness. Examined from a variety of perspectives, from sociological to historical, their stories form a rich ethnography. While it is still too soon to tell whether stable, long-term democracy will prevail in Guatemala, the successes of these fascinating individuals provide a unique understanding of revolutionary resistance.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Frank M. Afflitto received his Ph.D. in 1998 from the University of California at Irvine. He specializes in research on social perceptions of justice and conflict.

Paul Jesilow is Associate Professor of Criminology, Law, and Society at the University of California, Irvine.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 25.00
US$ 16.94

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 6.24
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Jesilow, Paul, Afflitto, Frank M.
Published by University of Texas Press (2007)
ISBN 10: 029271677X ISBN 13: 9780292716773
New Paperback Quantity Available: 7
Seller
Y-Not-Books
(Hereford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description University of Texas Press, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Next day dispatch. International delivery available. 1000's of satisfied customers! Please contact us with any enquiries. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000172061

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.94
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 6.24
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Afflitto, Frank M.
Published by Univ Texas Press
ISBN 10: 029271677X ISBN 13: 9780292716773
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller
Rating
[?]

Book Description Univ Texas Press. Book Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW Softcover - This title is now printed on demand - please allow added time for shipment! A Brand New Quality Book from a Full-Time Bookshop in business since 1992!. Bookseller Inventory # 2115585

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 25.94
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Frank M. Afflitto
Published by University of Texas Press (2007)
ISBN 10: 029271677X ISBN 13: 9780292716773
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller
PBShop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description University of Texas Press, 2007. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IQ-9780292716773

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 24.87
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Afflitto, Frank M.; Jesilow, Paul
Published by University of Texas Press (2007)
ISBN 10: 029271677X ISBN 13: 9780292716773
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description University of Texas Press, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 029271677X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 30.06
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Afflitto, Frank M.; Jesilow, Paul
Published by University of Texas Press (2007)
ISBN 10: 029271677X ISBN 13: 9780292716773
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description University of Texas Press, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # INGM9780292716773

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 27.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Frank M. Afflitto, Paul Jesilow
Published by University of Texas Press (2007)
ISBN 10: 029271677X ISBN 13: 9780292716773
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description University of Texas Press, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX029271677X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 27.41
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Frank M. Afflitto, Paul Jesilow
Published by University of Texas Press, United States (2007)
ISBN 10: 029271677X ISBN 13: 9780292716773
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description University of Texas Press, United States, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 226 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. The last three decades of the twentieth century brought relentless waves of death squads, political kidnappings, and other traumas to the people of Guatemala. Many people fled the country to escape the violence. Yet, at the same moment, a popular movement for justice brought together unlikely bands of behind-the-scenes heroes, blurring ethnic, geographic, and even class lines. The Quiet Revolutionaries is drawn from interviews conducted by Frank Afflitto in the early 1990s with more than eighty survivors of the state-sanctioned violence. Gathered under frequently life-threatening circumstances, the observations and recollections of these inspiring men and women form a unique perspective on collective efforts to produce change in politics, law, and public consciousness. Examined from a variety of perspectives, from sociological to historical, their stories form a rich ethnography. While it is still too soon to tell whether stable, long-term democracy will prevail in Guatemala, the successes of these fascinating individuals provide a unique understanding of revolutionary resistance. Bookseller Inventory # APC9780292716773

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 33.50
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Frank M. Afflitto, Paul Jesilow
Published by University of Texas Press, United States (2007)
ISBN 10: 029271677X ISBN 13: 9780292716773
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description University of Texas Press, United States, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 226 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.The last three decades of the twentieth century brought relentless waves of death squads, political kidnappings, and other traumas to the people of Guatemala. Many people fled the country to escape the violence. Yet, at the same moment, a popular movement for justice brought together unlikely bands of behind-the-scenes heroes, blurring ethnic, geographic, and even class lines. The Quiet Revolutionaries is drawn from interviews conducted by Frank Afflitto in the early 1990s with more than eighty survivors of the state-sanctioned violence. Gathered under frequently life-threatening circumstances, the observations and recollections of these inspiring men and women form a unique perspective on collective efforts to produce change in politics, law, and public consciousness. Examined from a variety of perspectives, from sociological to historical, their stories form a rich ethnography. While it is still too soon to tell whether stable, long-term democracy will prevail in Guatemala, the successes of these fascinating individuals provide a unique understanding of revolutionary resistance. Bookseller Inventory # APC9780292716773

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 34.73
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Frank M. Afflitto
Published by University of Texas Press
ISBN 10: 029271677X ISBN 13: 9780292716773
New Paperback Quantity Available: 20
Seller
BuySomeBooks
(Las Vegas, NV, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description University of Texas Press. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Paperback. 218 pages. Dimensions: 8.9in. x 6.0in. x 0.6in.The last three decades of the twentieth century brought relentless waves of death squads, political kidnappings, and other traumas to the people of Guatemala. Many people fled the country to escape the violence. Yet, at the same moment, a popular movement for justice brought together unlikely bands of behind-the-scenes heroes, blurring ethnic, geographic, and even class lines. The Quiet Revolutionaries is drawn from interviews conducted by Frank Afflitto in the early 1990s with more than eighty survivors of the state-sanctioned violence. Gathered under frequently life-threatening circumstances, the observations and recollections of these inspiring men and women form a unique perspective on collective efforts to produce change in politics, law, and public consciousness. Examined from a variety of perspectives, from sociological to historical, their stories form a rich ethnography. While it is still too soon to tell whether stable, long-term democracy will prevail in Guatemala, the successes of these fascinating individuals provide a unique understanding of revolutionary resistance. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 9780292716773

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 32.97
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Frank M. Afflitto
Published by University of Texas Press (2007)
ISBN 10: 029271677X ISBN 13: 9780292716773
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description University of Texas Press, 2007. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Delivered from our UK warehouse in 3 to 5 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # I2-9780292716773

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 26.32
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.23
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book