US Military Bases, Quasi-bases, and Domestic Politics in Latin America

  • Authors
  • Sebastian E. Bitar

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Sebastian E. Bitar
    Pages 1-12
  3. Sebastian E. Bitar
    Pages 13-42
  4. Sebastian E. Bitar
    Pages 43-65
  5. Sebastian E. Bitar
    Pages 67-81
  6. Sebastian E. Bitar
    Pages 145-168
  7. Sebastian E. Bitar
    Pages 169-178
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 179-206

About this book


This book explores domestic opposition to formal US military bases in Latin America, and provides evidence of a growing network of informal and secretive base-like arrangements that supports US military operations in the Latin American Region.


Latin America Military Bases Security democracy democratization Colombia Ecuador El Salvador FMLN Quasi-base Base Politics United States Drugs Drug-traffic transformation USA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2016
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Political Science and International Studies
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-57994-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-53927-4
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