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On the Sociology of Latin America: Some Key Pieces of the PuzzleLiliana Rivera-Sánchez and Xóchitl Bada States in Latin America: Are They Still Worth Studying? An IntroductionViviane Brachet-Márquez Historical Construction of the State in Latin America: A Field in FormationViviane Brachet-Márquez Revolution and Counterrevolution in Guatemala: The Contention over Changing a Seigneurial SocietyMatilde González-Izás Capitalism and the State in Latin America: Economic Power, Social Inequality, and Environmental DepletionEsteban Torres and Carina Borrastero From Social Insurance to Poverty Relief: Avatars of Social Protection in Latin AmericaMónica Uribe Gómez The Sociology of Inequality in Latin AmericaMinor Mora-Salas Differences, Inequalities, and Labor Markets in Latin America: Some HypothesesJuan Pablo Pérez Sáinz Privilege Accumulation Among Upper Middle-Class Youth in MexicoMinor Mora-Salas and Orlandina de Oliveira Social Violence and Privilege: Strategies of the Upper Middle Class in San SalvadorIrene Lungo Rodríguez Patterns of Social Inclusion and Exclusion Among Youth Living in Stigmatized NeighborhoodsFabiana Espíndola Ferrer Inequality, Social Mobility, and Racism in BoliviaCarmen Rosa Rea Campos Inequality and Social Justice in Latin America: Youth’s Perception and ValuesCeli Scalon and Pedro Paulo de Oliveira Ideological Inversion and the (De)legitimation of Neoliberalism in ChileIsmael Puga F rom A Sociology of Latin American Religions to a Latin American Sociology of ReligionOlga Odgers-Ortiz The Sociology of Religion in Latin Americafrom Theoretical Dependence to Its SpecificityRoberto J. Blancarte Religious Diversity, Popular Religions and Multiple ModernitiesCristián Parker Gumucio Four Keys to Understanding Religious Experience in Latin AmericaHugo José Suárez Practices of Sacralization: A Theoretical Proposal for a Sociology of (Popular) Religion from Latin AmericaEloísa Martín Social Movements in Latin AmericaMapping the LiteratureNicolás M. Somma Labor Movements in Latin AmericaFederico M. Rossi Latin American Women’s Movements: A Historical OverviewCora Fernández Anderson Student Movements in Latin AmericaGermán Bidegain and Marisa von Bülow Indigenous Movements in Latin America: Tensions, Contradictions, PossibilitiesRoberta Rice Economic Globalization and Social Movements in Latin AmericaPaul Almeida and Amalia Pérez Martín Sociology of Migration in Latin America: Formation and Development of a Field of StudyLiliana Rivera-Sánchez and Eduardo Domenech Migration, Development and Latin American SociologyAlejandro I. Canales Migration, Borders and Identity in the Latin American ContextLaura Velasco Ortiz Gender and Migration in Latin AmericaMarina Ariza Migration and Immigrant Organizational Forms in Latin AmericaLuis Escala Rabadán and Xóchitl Bada The Sociology of Gender in Latin America From Social Mothers to Sexual RightsGioconda Herrera Violence Against Women: Contributions from Latin AmericaMontserrat Sagot Contributions from the Sociology of Care in Latin AmericaKarina Batthyány Gender and Work in Contemporary Latin AmericaErynn Masi de Casanova Medical Sociology in Latin AmericaRoberto Castro The Trajectory and Identity of Sociology of Health in BrazilEverardo Duarte Nunes and Maria Cecília de Souza Minayo A Sociological Approach to the Study of Alternative and Complementary Medicine in ArgentinaBetina Freidin and Matías Ballesteros Sexual Stratification and Sexual Agency Among Low-Income Girls in an Andean CityCarmen Yon Leau Mexican Women and Decision Making in Health: The Practical SenseMaría del Carmen Castro Vásquez and Patricia Aranda Gallegos The Sociology of Crime and Violence in Latin AmericaArturo Alvarado Sociology of Fear of Crime in Latin AmericaGabriel Kessler and Alejandra Otamendi Homicides in Latin America and the CaribbeanAlberto Concha-Eastman, Edgar Muñoz, and Mateus Rennó-Santos Arming the AmericasKatherine Aguirre and Robert Muggah Urban Violence and the Spatial Question: The Built Environmental Correlates of (In)Security in Latin American CitiesDiane E. Davis Border Violence in Latin America: An Expression of Complementary AsymmetriesFernando Carrión-Mena and Markus Gottsbacher Illicit Drugs and Organized Crime in Latin America: New Scholarship and the Future of Alternative PoliciesAngélica Durán-Martínez Forced Displacement and Globalization in Latin America: Causal Factors, Policies, and PerspectivesPablo Emilio Angarita-Cañas Violent Victimization in Poor Neighborhoods of Bogotá, Lima, and Santiago: Empirical Test of the Social Disorganization and the Collective Efficacy TheoriesLiliana Manzano, Alejandra Mohor, and Williams Jiménez