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Lessons of the Venezuelan experience

Author: Louis Wolf Goodman
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Woodrow Wilson Center Press ; Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Until two attempts at military coups in 1992, Venezuela enjoyed political stability that was exceptional for a Latin American nation. In this book, a group of scholars review Venezuelan  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
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Lessons of the Venezuelan experience.
Washington, D.C. : Woodrow Wilson Center Press ; Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1995
(OCoLC)623629821
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louis Wolf Goodman
ISBN: 094387565X 9780943875651 0943875668 9780943875668
OCLC Number: 31607058
Description: xix, 420 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: The Decline of Venezuelan Exceptionalism --
1. Political Parties and the Democratic Crisis / John D. Martz --
2. More than Failed Coups: The Crisis in Venezuelan Civil-Military Relations / Winfield J. Burggraaff and Richard L. Millett --
3. The Evolution of Popular Opinion / Andrew Templeton --
4. Venezuela's New Political Actors / Juan Carlos Navarro --
5. Debilitating Democracy: Political Elites and Military Rebels / Felipe Aguero --
6. The Venezuelan Private Sector: From Courting the State to Courting the Market / Moises Naim and Antonio Frances --
7. Reforming Agriculture / Jonathan Coles --
8. Legitimacy, Governability, and Reform in Venezuela / Daniel H. Levine and Brian F. Crisp --
9. Quitting Populism Cold Turkey: The "Big Bang" Approach to Macroeconomic Balance / Ricardo Hausmann --
10. The Question of Inefficiency and Inequality: Social Policy in Venezuela / Janet Kelly --
11. Corruption and Political Crisis / Rogelio Perez Perdomo.
Responsibility: edited by Louis W. Goodman [and others].

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