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Author Pierceson, Jason
Title Same-Sex Marriage in Latin America : Promise and Resistance
Imprint Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, 2012
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Note Intro -- Title Page -- Preface -- Themes -- Diffusion of Same-Sex Policies in Latin America -- The Lavender Tide? LGBT Rights and the Latin American Left Today -- Support for Same-Sex Marriage in Latin America -- Variations in the Judicialization of Same-Sex Marriage Politics in Latin America -- Countries -- Same-Sex Partnership Rights in Central America: The Case of Panama -- The Creation of Civil Partnerships in Uruguay -- Same-Sex Couples in Colombia: Three Models for their Legal and Political Recognition -- Legal Mobilization and the Road to Same-Sex Marriage in Argentina -- The Battle for Marriage Equality in Mexico, 2001-2011 -- Index -- About the Contributors
This volume sheds light on regional, national, and individual-level factors that have led to major developments for same-sex relationship equality in Latin America and explores institutional, political, and social barriers for same-sex couples in the region. It analyzes cross-national patterns of same-sex relationship policies in Latin America and examines country-cases of recent policies for same sex-couples in the region
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Pierceson, Jason Same-Sex Marriage in Latin America : Promise and Resistance Lanham, MD : Lexington Books,c2012 9780739167038
Subject Civil unions - Law and legislation - Latin America
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Alt Author Piatti-Crocker, Adriana
Schulenberg, Shawn
Andía, María Gracia
Bonilla, Daniel
Corral, Margarita
Lodola, Germán
Lozano, Genaro
Sempol, Diego
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