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Colombia's political economy at the outset of the twenty-first century : from Uribe to Santos and beyond

Author: Bruce Michael Bagley; Jonathan D Rosen
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2015]
Series: Security in the Americas in the twenty-first century.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume examines Colombia's political economy at the outset of the twenty-first century. Leading experts explores various issues such as drug trafficking, organized crime, economic performance, the internal armed conflict, and human rights. The analysts highlight the various challenges that Colombia faces in the twenty-first century.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Michael Bagley; Jonathan D Rosen
ISBN: 9780739192924 0739192922 9781498508896 1498508898
OCLC Number: 909025690
Description: xvii, 346 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: The Colombian Economy in Global Context: Economic Potential and Challenges --
Performance and Challenges of the Colombian Economy / José Antonio Ocampo --
Agriculture, Rural Development, and Attempts at Land Reform in Colombia: Into the 21st Century / Albert Berry --
Colombian Politics and Institutions --
Corruption in Colombia / Fernando Cepeda Ulloa --
The Relationships Between the Executive and Legislative Branches of Power During the First Term of Álvaro Uribe Vetez (2002-2006) / Juan Pablo Milanese --
Internal Armed Conflict in Historical Perspective --
The Colombian Conflict: A Historical Perspective / Malcolm Deas --
Victims of the Colombian Armed Conflict: The Birth of a Political Actor / Angelika Rettberg --
Santos, the FARC, and the Evolution of Peace Negotiations in Colombia / Marc Chernick --
Colombian Foreign Policy --
The Internationalization of Colombia's Current Peace Process: From Isolation to Containment / Sandra Borda, Santiago Gómez --
The Oscillating Relationship Between Colombia and Venezuela / Luz del Socorro Ramírez --
Security Cooperation in Bolivia and Colombia in the Twenty-First Century / Marten W. Brienen --
Narrating Success: Colombian Security Expertise and Foreign Policy / Arlene B. Tickner, Mateo Morales Callejas --
Critical Issues --
Human Rights Abuses in Colombia: From Uribe to Santos / Lisa Haugaard --
The Role of United States and the Military in Colombia / Adam Isacson --
Paradigm Shift? Drug Policy from Uribe to Santos / Coletta A. Yonngers, Jonathan D. Rosen.
Series Title: Security in the Americas in the twenty-first century.
Responsibility: edited by Bruce M. Bagley and Jonathan D. Rosen.

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