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The people and politics of Latin America

Mary Wilhelmine Williams

The people and politics of Latin America

a history

by Mary Wilhelmine Williams

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Published by Ginn and company in [Boston, New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnology -- Latin America,
  • Latin America -- History,
  • Latin America -- Politics and government,
  • Latin America -- Civilization

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 837-861

    Statementby Mary Wilhelmine Williams
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 888, [1] p.
    Number of Pages888
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22800555M
    LC Control Number38016632

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    Now in its fourth edition, Politics of Latin America explores both the evolution and the current state of the political scene in Latin America. Distinguishing itself from more traditional works on the subject, this unique text demonstrates a nuanced sensitivity to the use and abuse of power and the importance of social conditions, gender, race. Modern Political Economy and Latin America (Westview, ), pp. ‐ Ruth erins ollier and David ollier, “Inducements vs. onstraints: Dissagregating orporatism”, American Political Science Review vol. 73, No.4, pp‐ Recommended: Robert Kaufman and arbara Stallings, “The Political Economy of Latin American Populism” in.


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