Decolonizing Nation-States in Latin/x America: Twenty First Century Postcolonial Constitutionalism and the Paradoxes of (Trans)nationalism, 1989-2014

Ricardo Daniel Sánchez Cárdenas
2017 unpublished
Decolonizing Nation-States in Latin/x America: Twenty First Century Postcolonial Constitutionalism and the Paradoxes of (Trans)nationalism, 1989-2014 Ricardo Sánchez Cárdenas This dissertation explores the renewed historical significance of the (geo)political 1 demand to redraft national constitutions in the Americas. Building on previous 2 work, my dissertation constructs a transnational lens to underline the intersectionality of the social struggles that catalyzed the Venezuelan Constituent
more » ... sembly process begun in 1999 and the Ecuadorian experience during 2007-2008: the first and the last processes behind what has been studied under the rubric of Latin American "neoconstitutionalism," which I argue must be
doi:10.21985/n2j39x fatcat:mxm5zu3dfbbwxamgbxj73xckqy