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Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies

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Works: 540 works in 1,255 publications in 2 languages and 21,410 library holdings
Genres: History  Church history  Case studies  Conference papers and proceedings  Periodicals 
Roles: Editor, Other, Publisher
Classifications: KG552, 282.830904
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Most widely held works about Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies
 
Most widely held works by Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies
The (un)rule of law and the underprivileged in Latin America( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This thorough discussion of "democracies with truncated citizenship" in Latin America depicts and considers overcoming various kinds of violence and discrimination and analyzes various avenues to institutional judicial reform. The main conclusion, reached after detailed analyses of various kinds of issues and underprivileged groups, is that the democratic rule of law is both a worthy and difficult goal still to be achieved."--Jacket
The Catholic Church and democracy in Chile and Peru by Michael Fleet( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transitional justice and the rule of law in new democracies( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transitional Justice in Chile - Jorge Correa Sutil
The rise and fall of repression in Chile by Pablo Policzer( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In The Rise and Fall of Repression in Chile, Pablo Policzer tackles the difficult task of analyzing how authoritarian regimes utilize coercion. Even in relatively open societies, coercive institutions such as the police and military tend to be secretive and mistrustful of efforts by outsiders to oversee their operations. In more closed societies, secrecy is the norm, making coercion that much more difficult to observe and understand. Drawing on organization theory to develop a comparative typology of coercive regimes, Policzer analyzes the structures and mechanisms of coercion in general and then shifts his focus to the early part of the military dictatorship in Chile, which lasted from 1973 to 1990. Policzer's book sheds new light on a fundamental, yet little-examined, period during the Chilean dictatorship. Between 1977 and 1978, the governing junta in Chile quietly replaced the secret police organization known as the Dirección de Informaciones Nacional (DINA) with a different institution, the Central Nacional de Informaciones (CNI). Policzer provides the first systematic account of why the DINA was created in the first place, how it became the most powerful repressive institution in the country, and why it was suddenly replaced with a different organization, one that carried out repression in a markedly more restrained manner. Policzer shows how the dictatorship's reorganization of its security forces intersected in surprising ways with efforts by human rights watchdogs to monitor and resist the regime's coercive practices. He concludes by comparing these struggles with how dictatorships in Argentina, East Germany, and South Africa organized coercion."--Publisher's description
Electoral competition and institutional change in Mexico by Caroline C Beer( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fujimori's coup and the breakdown of democracy in Latin America by Charles Kenney( Book )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text explores why and how democracy broke down in Peru in 1992. The author's argument is that institutional factors - especially the absence of a legislative majority - were crucial to the collapse of democracy in Peru during and before this period and throughout Latin America since the 1960s
Development, democracy, and the art of trespassing : essays in honor of Albert O. Hirschman( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religious politics in Latin America, Pentecostal vs. Catholic by Brian H Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Significant religious and cultural transformations are underway throughout Latin America which will alter the contours of society. Brian H. Smith sheds light on these changes with a survey of the recent trends in Pentecostal and Catholic religion and politics in this region
Women, religion, and social change in Brazil's popular church by Carol Ann Drogus( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What happens when liberation theology's attempt to mobilize the Brazilian poor for political and social change meets the realities of church, community, and culture in this predominantly Catholic country? In Women, Religion, and Social Change in Brazil's Popular Church, Carol Ann Drogus assesses the successes and failures of the movement as she documents how religious personality and gender affect the way the urban poor on the eastern outskirts of Sao Paulo respond to the liberationist message." "All who are interested in Latin American studies, political science, sociology, anthropology, religion, and women's studies will gain much from Drogus's first-hand reports and careful analysis of the role of women, who are the majority participants in the Popular Church."--Jacket
Challenging the state : churches as political actors in South Africa, 1980-1994 by Tristan Anne Borer( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Democracy and its limits : lessons from Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discovering the possible : the surprising world of Albert O. Hirschman by Luca Meldolesi( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economic integration in the western hemisphere( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking forward : comparative perspectives on Cuba's transition( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religious pluralism, democracy, and the Catholic Church in Latin America( Book )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Governance in the Americas : decentralization, democracy, and subnational government in Brazil, Mexico, and the USA( Book )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decentralization and the subnational state / Peter K. Spink, Victoria E. Rodríguez, Peter M. Ward, and Robert H. Wilson -- Two centuries of federalism in Brazil, Mexico, and the USA / Lawrence S. Graham and Allison M. Rowland -- The changing institutional capacity of subnational government: toward effective co-governance / Victoria E. Rodríguez, Peter K. Spink, and Peter M. Ward -- Intergovernmental relations and the subnational state: the decentralization of public policy making / Marta Ferreira Santos Farah, Pedro Jacobi, Victoria E. Rodríguez, Peter M. Ward, and Robert H. Wilson -- Government and citizens: the changing nature of civil society / Peter K. Spink, Victoria E. Rodríguez, Peter M. Ward, and Robert H. Wilson -- The past, present, and future of subnational governments and federalism / Peter K. Spink, Peter M. Ward, and Robert H. Wilson -- Notes -- Bibliography -- About the authors and collaborators -- Index
Dissonances : democratic critiques of democracy by Guillermo A O'Donnell( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Guillermo O'Donnell, one of Latin America's most influential political scientists, here brings together a collection of recent essays. This volume includes his agenda setting essays on democratic theory, accountability, the rule of law, and the role of the state in new democracies. While progress has been made in democratization, legacies of authoritarianism and social inequality hang as shadows over that advancement. O'Donnell engages in his analysis while keeping a firm gaze on the dangers and challenges that lie ahead." "O'Donnell's work has influenced a generation of political scientists. The essays in this volume open fascinating research areas and will be or interest to scholars concerned with democratization, the rule of law, and comparative politics."--Jacket
Dictatorship & politics : intrigue, betrayal, and survival in Venezuela, 1908-1935 by B. S McBeth( Book )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new era -- Gómez takes over -- An opportunity for the exiles -- The Odin/Harrier expedition -- The Angelita expedition -- The civil-military movements of 1928 -- Renewed hope for the rebels -- The Falke expedition -- One last try -- The succession is resolved
Judicial reform as political insurance : Argentina, Peru, and Mexico in the 1990s by Jodi S Finkel( Book )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During the 1990s, judicial reform swept Latin America. Why do some instances of judicial reform appear lead to the development of a powerful judiciary while others have failed to do so? In her careful analysis, Finkel shows that while ruling parties can be induced to initiate judicial reforms (constitutional revisions), they often prove unwilling to implement these constitutional changes (by enacting required legislation). However, ruling parties that believe they are unlikely to maintain political power have a strong rationale for implementing meaningful judicial reform as an "insurance policy." Finkel's research suggests that as the ruling party's probability of reelection declines, the likelihood of reforms that result in an empowered judiciary increases."--BOOK JACKET
Criminality, public security, and the challenge to democracy in Latin America( Book )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Catholic Church and democracy in Chile and Peru
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The Catholic Church and democracy in Chile and PeruTransitional justice and the rule of law in new democraciesThe rise and fall of repression in ChileWomen, religion, and social change in Brazil's popular churchDemocracy and its limits : lessons from Asia, Latin America, and the Middle EastEconomic integration in the western hemisphereLooking forward : comparative perspectives on Cuba's transitionReligious pluralism, democracy, and the Catholic Church in Latin America