The Resource State and Society in Conflict : Comparative Perspectives on the Andean Crises

State and Society in Conflict : Comparative Perspectives on the Andean Crises

Label
State and Society in Conflict : Comparative Perspectives on the Andean Crises
Title
State and Society in Conflict
Title remainder
Comparative Perspectives on the Andean Crises
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
State and Society in Conflict analyzes one of the most volatile regions in Latin America, the Andean states of Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia. For the last twenty-five years, crises in these five Andean countries have endangered Latin America's democracies and strained their relations with the United States. As these nations struggle to cope with demands from Washington on security policies (emphasizing drugs and terrorism), neoliberal economics, and democratic politics, their resulting domestic travails can be seen in poor economic growth, unequal wealth distribution, mount
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
980.035
Index
no index present
LC call number
JL1866 .D384 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Pitt Latin American Series
Label
State and Society in Conflict : Comparative Perspectives on the Andean Crises
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; 1. The Crisis of State-Society Relations in the Post-1980s Andes -- Paul W. Drake and Eric Hershberg; 2. Unfinished States: Historical Perspectives on the Andes -- Jeremy Adelman; 3. A Transregional Security Cartography of the Andes -- Ann Mason and Arlene Tickner; 4. The Andean Economies: Questions of Poverty, Growth, and Equity -- John Sheahan; 5. Technocrats, Citizens, and Second-Generation Reforms: Colombia's Andean Malaise -- Eric Hershberg; 6. Turning Crisis into Opportunity: Achievements of Excluded Groups in the Andes -- Donna Lee Van Cott
  • 7. Ethnic Politics and Political Instability in the Andes -- Deborah J. Yashar8. Contesting the Terrain of Politics: State-Society Relations in Urban Peru, 1950-2000 -- Jo-Marie Burt; 9. Checks and Imbalances: Problems with Congress in Colombia and Ecuador, 1978-2003 -- Francisco Gutiérrez Sanín; 10. Sowing Democracy in Venezuela: Advances and Challenges in a Time of Change -- Miriam Kornblith; Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn908670834
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (337 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822972990
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32118247
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)908670834
  • pebcs0822972999

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