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Authoritarian legacies and democracy in Latin America and Southern Europe

Authoritarian legacies and democracy in Latin America and Southern Europe

Author: Katherine Hite; Paola Cesarini
Publisher: Notre Dame (Ind.) : University of Notre Dame Press, ©2004.
Series: Helen Kellogg institute for international studies
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Among the challenges for democracies in Latin America and Southern Europe are weakened political parties, politicized militaries, compromised judiciaries, corrupt police forces and widespread citizen  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Case studies
Études de cas
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine Hite; Paola Cesarini
ISBN: 0268020191 9780268020194
OCLC Number: 470029122
Notes: Notes bibliogr. Index.
Description: X-350 p. ; 24 cm
Contents: Introducing the concept of authoritarian legacies / Paola Cesarini and Katherine Hite --
Problematizing the links between authoritarian legacies and "good" democracy / Katherine Hite and Leonardo Morlino --
Authoritarian legacies and market reforms in Latin America / Frances Hagopian --
Legacies of justice in Italy and Argentina / Paola Cesarini --
Historical memory and authoritarian legacies in processes of political change : Spain and Chile / Paloma Aguilar and Katherine Hite --
Authoritarian legacies: the military's role / Felipe Agüero --
The persistence of the "mano dura" : authoritarian legacies and policing in Brazil and the Southern Cone / Anthony Pereira and Mark Ungar --
Latin American citizenship : civic microfoundations in historical perspective / Consuelo Cruz --
Conclusion : toward an institutionalist and cultural synthesis / Paola Cesarini and Katherine Hite.
Series Title: Helen Kellogg institute for international studies
Responsibility: Katherine Hite and Paola Cesarini editors ; foreword by Nancy Bermeo.
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"This collection documents the hidden impediments to democratizing reforms, and recognizes the inherent limits of democratization in these two areas of the world. Recommended." -- Choice "We know Read more...

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