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Deepening democracy?

the modern left and social movements in Chile and Peru

by Kenneth M. Roberts

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Chile,
  • Peru,
  • Chile.,
  • Peru.
    • Subjects:
    • Democracy -- Chile.,
    • Democracy -- Peru.,
    • Social movements -- Chile.,
    • Social movements -- Peru.,
    • Right and left (Political science),
    • Chile -- Politics and government -- 1973-,
    • Peru -- Politics and government -- 1980-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [329]-357) and index.

      StatementKenneth M. Roberts.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJL2631 .R6 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 370 p. :
      Number of Pages370
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL356699M
      ISBN 100804731934, 0804731942
      LC Control Number98016557

      Deepening Democracy: Institutional Innovations in Empowered Participatory Governance Archon Fung, Author, Archon Fung, Editor, Erik Olin Wright, Editor Verso $ (p) ISBN Since the fall of long-reigning President Soeharto, in , Indonesia has been in an era of transition, away from an authoritarian regime, and on a quest for democracy. This quest started with decentralization laws implemented in , which gave greater autonomy to the regions, and continued with the direct elections for the national and local legislatures and the President in Reviews: 1.

      One additional book provides a general theroetical framework for thinking about real utopias and strategioes for transforming captialism: Envisioning Real Utopias, by Erik Olin Wright (Verso, ) pdf of Envisioning Real Utopias. Original papers from the Deepening Democracy . How Democracies Die is a book by Harvard University political scientists Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt about how elected leaders can gradually subvert the democratic process to increase their power. 2 Reviews and awards. Bibliography. The book warns against the breakdown of "mutual toleration" and respect for the political Country: United States.

      An authoritative and comprehensive study of electoral politics by a leading professor specialising in public service reform at the University of Ghana. This two volume study of Ghana's presidential and parliamentary elections addresses multiple issues in the country's continual attempts to consolidate the achievements since ; and the democratic, political culture and . Deepening Local Democracy in Latin America. Participation, Decentralization, and the Left. Benjamin Goldfrank “Benjamin Goldfrank’s proposal to compare various leftist-sponsored experiments in collective participation in local decision-making represents a valuable contribution This book is an example of exceptional : Benjamin Goldfrank.


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