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Democracy in developing countries. Latin America

Author: Larry Jay Diamond
Publisher: Boulder : Lynne Rienner Publishers, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This text reflects improvements in democratic trends and the erosion of democratic advances in different countries. It regards political actors and institutions, and is concerned about the impact on democratic consolidation of economic constraints, weak states, judicial inefficacy and inequality.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Larry Jay Diamond
ISBN: 1555877982 9781555877989
OCLC Number: 40979921
Description: xiii, 594 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: politics, society, and democracy in Latin America / Larry Diamond, Jonathan Hartlyn, and Juan J. Linz --
Argentina: capitalism and democracy / Carlos H. Waisman --
Brazil: inequality against democracy / Bolívar Lamounier --
Chile: origins and consolidation of a Latin American democracy / Arturo Valenzuela --
Colombia: the politics of violence and democratic transformation / Jonathan Hartlyn and John Dugas --
Peru: precarious regimes, authoritarian and democratic / Cynthia McClintock --
Venezuela: the character, crisis, and possible future of democracy / Daniel H. Levine and Brian F. Crisp --
Costa Rica: the roots of democratic stability / John A. Booth --
The Dominican Republic: the long and difficult struggle for democracy / Rosario Espinal and Jonathan Hartlyn --
Mexico: sustained civilian rule and the questions of democracy / Daniel C. Levy and Kathleen Bruhn.
Responsibility: edited by Larry Diamond [and others].

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