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Forgotten continent : the battle for Latin America's soul

作者: Michael Reid
出版商: New Haven [Conn.] ; London : Yale University Press, ©2007.
版本/格式:   圖書 : 英語所有版本和格式的總覽
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Latin America has often been condemned to failure. Not as poor as Africa, nor as booming as India and China, it has largely been overlooked. Yet this vast continent, home to half a billion people, the world's largest reserves of arable land, and 8.5 percent of global oil, is transforming its political and economic landscape. This book argues that Latin America's efforts to build fairer and more prosperous societies  再讀一些...
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所有的作者/貢獻者: Michael Reid
ISBN: 9780300116168 0300116160
OCLC系統控制編碼: 123284472
描述: xv, 384 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
内容: The forgotten continent --
The Latin American conundrum --
The seed of democracy in the land of the caudillo --
Cold War and revolution : the United States and the left reject democracy --
Failed reformers, debt-ridden dictators : the right rejects democracy --
The rise and fall of the Washington consensus --
The populist challenge --
The reformist response --
Changing societies --
Evolving states --
The stubborn resilience of flawed democracies --
The loneliness of Latin America.
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Argues that rather than failing the test, Latin America's efforts to build fairer and more prosperous societies make it one of the world's vigorous laboratories for capitalist democracy. This book  再讀一些...

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