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Latin America has changed dramatically over the past few years. While the 1990s were dominated by the politically orthodoxy of the Washington Consensus and the political uniformity of centre right governments the first decade of the new century is being characterised by the emergence of a plurality of economic and political alternatives.  In an overview of the history of tLatin America has changed dramatically over the past few years. While the 1990s were dominated by the politically orthodoxy of the Washington Consensus and the political uniformity of centre right governments the first decade of the new century is being characterised by the emergence of a plurality of economic and political alternatives.  In an overview of the history of the region over the past twenty-five years this book traces the intellectual and political origins of the Washington Consensus, assesses its impact on democracy and economic development and discusses whether the emergence of a variety of left-wing governments in the region represents a clear break with the politics and policies of the Washington Consensus. Clearly written and rigorously argued the book will be of interest to academics, students of Latin American politics and anybody interested i...

Title : Contemporary Latin America: Development and Democracy beyond the Washington Consensus
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ISBN : 9781842778548
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 320 Pages
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Contemporary Latin America: Development and Democracy beyond the Washington Consensus Reviews

  • Andrew Daniels
    2018-09-26 00:06

    Dry, and dull but useful for a few readers, but I would not recommend it generallybalanced viewpoint, academic tonetoo many references to academics, not enough to real-world examples / actual history