Aspects of regional integration on defense in South Cone

Suzeley Kalil Mathias André Cavaller Guzzi Renata Avelar Giannini About the authors

Our objective in this paper is to argue the relations between civilians and military in the process of consolidation of the democracy in the South America, Argentina and Brazil in particular and how these countries promoting the integration in the defense and security areas. The perspective adopted is that the stability degree in civilian-military relations directly happens on the development of the cooperation in regional security and of course on stability of the Latin American democracy.

Democracy; Defense; Security; Integration

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