Leftist Governments in Latin America: Successes and Shortcomings

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  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2010-07-05
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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Examines the policies and performance of left-wing governments that have risen to power in Latin America during the last decade.

Table of Contents

The performance of leftist governments in Latin America: conceptual and theoretical issues
The repeating revolution: Chvez's new politics and old economics
The challenge of progressive change under Evo Morales
The Chilean left in power: achievements, failures, and omissions
From Cardoso to Lula: the triumph of pragmatism in Brazil
Lula's administration at a crossroads: the difficult combination of stability and development in Brazil
The policies and performance of the contestatory and moderate left
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