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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Walter Little; Eduardo Posada Carbó
|ISBN:||0333663098 9780333663097 0333663101 9780333663103 0312160054 9780312160050|
|Notes:||"In association with Institute of Latin American Studies, University of London."|
|Description:||x, 314 p. ; 23 cm.|
|Contents:||Some considerations on corruption, politics and society in sixteenth and seventeenth century Italy / Jean-Claude Waquet --
Political corruption and reform in Bourbon Spanish America / Anthony McFarlane --
Foreign capital, state and political corruption in Latin America between independence and depression / Rory Miller --
Democratisation and changing methods of electoral corruption in France from 1815 to 1914 / Marcus Kreuzer --
Continuity and change : analysing political corruption in Modern Spain / Paul Heywood --
Political corruption in Italy / David Hine --
Corruption French style / Yves Mény --
Politics and public sector ethics : the impact of change in the United Kingdom / Alan Doig --
Clientelism and corruption in contemporary Brazil : José de Souza Martins --
Corruption in twentieth century Mexico / Alan Knight --
Democratisation and institutionalised corruption in Paraguay / R. Andrew Nickson --
Political corruption in Venezuela / Walter Little, Antonio Herrera.
|Series Title:||Institute of Latin American Studies series.|
|Responsibility:||edited by Walter Little and Eduardo Posada-Carbó.|
that are discussed in this volume include: What are the problems for the historian when analysing evidence of corruption? At what point do clientelism and nepotism become corrupt? How has party competition affected the pattern of corruption? How successful have been past efforts at reform? What is the relationship between political culture and corruption? In addition to general essays, this book includes chapters analysing political corruption in the following countries:
Italy, Spain, France, Great Britain, Chile, Brazil, Venezuela, Paraguay and Mexico.
- Political corruption -- Latin America.
- Political corruption -- Europe.
- Politieke invloed.
- POLITICAL CORRUPTION.
- WESTERN EUROPE.
- LATIN AMERICA.
- Politics -- History
- South America
- Central America
- Political corruption.
- Latin America.