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Gender and populism in Latin America : passionate politics

Author: Karen Kampwirth
Publisher: University Park (Pennsylvania) : Pennsylvania State University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Analyzes populist movements in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, and Venezuela from a gender perspective. Considers the role of masculinity and femininity in populist leadership, the impact of populism on democracy and feminism, and women's critical roles as followers of these leaders. --From publisher description.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Kampwirth
ISBN: 9780271037097 0271037091 9780271037103 0271037105
OCLC Number: 733967031
Notes: Índice.
Description: xiv, 254 p.
Contents: Foreword / Kurt Weyland --
Introduction/ Karen Kampwirth --
The politics of opportunity: Mexican populism under Lázaro Cárdenas and Luis Echeverría / Jocelyn Olcott --
Changing images of male and female in Ecuador: José María Velasco Ibarra and Abdalá Bucaram / Ximena Sosa-Buchholz --
Gender, clientelistic populism, and memory : Somocista and neo-Somocista women's narratives in liberal Nicaragua / Victoria González-Rivera --
From working mothers to housewives: gender and Brazilian populism from Getúlio Vargasto to Juscelino Kubitschek / Joel Wolfe --
Women and populism in Brazil / Michael Conniff --
Populist continuities in "revolutionary" Peronism? A comparative analysis of the gender discourses of the first Peronism (1946-1955) and the Montoneros / Karin Grammático --
Populism frmo above, populism from below: gender politics under Alberto Fujimori and Evo Morales / Stéphanie Rousseau --
Populism and the feminist challenge in Nicaragua: the return of Daniel Ortega / Karen Kampwirth --
Waking women up? Hugo Chávez, populism, and Venezuela's "popular" women / Gioconda Espina and Cathy A. Rakowski --
Gender, popular participation, and the state in Chávez's Venezuela / Sujatha Fernandes --
A few concluding thoughts / Karen Kampwirth.
Responsibility: edited by Karen Kampwirth ; foreword by Kurt Weyland.

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Analyzes populist movements in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, and Venezuela from a gender perspective. Considers the role of masculinity and femininity in populist  Read more...

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"The case studies in this book offer a compelling and nuanced view of a multifaceted reality: populism is extremely difficult to grasp, both theoretically and empirically, and its complexity and Read more...

 
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