Out in the periphery : Latin America's gay rights revolution /

"Known around the world as a bastion of machismo and Catholicism, Latin America in recent decades has emerged as the undisputed gay rights leader of the Global South. More surprising yet, nations such as Argentina have surpassed more 'developed' nations like the United States and many...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Encarnación, Omar Guillermo, 1962- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, [2016]
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Decentering Gay Rights. Latin America through transnational lenses
  • Domestic change, foreign influence, and gay rights
  • The Puzzle of Argentina. Reinventing Latin America's oldest gay rights movement
  • Human rights and the Argentine gay rights campaign
  • Comparative Perspectives. Gay rights and the paradox of Brazil
  • Insights from the revolution.