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Presidentialism and democracy in Latin America

Presidentialism and democracy in Latin America

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Mainwaring, Scott, 1954-. Shugart, Matthew Soberg, 1960-.
Title Statement
Presidentialism and democracy in Latin America / edited by Scott Mainwaring, Matthew Soberg Shugart.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Cambridge ;   New York :   Cambridge University Press,   1997.  
Physical Medium
ix, 493 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Statement
Cambridge studies in comparative politics
ISBN
0521572665 0521576148 (pbk.)
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 461-482) and index.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Executive power --Latin America. Presidents --Latin America. Democracy --Latin America. Political parties --Latin America.
Subject Added Entry-Geographic Name
Latin America --Politics and government.
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504 ▼a Includes bibliographical references (p. 461-482) and index.
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Contents information

Table of Contents

Contributors; Acknowledgements; Introduction Scott Mainwaring and Matthew Soberg Shugart; 1. Presidentialism and democracy in Latin America: rethinking the terms of the debate Matthew Soberg Shugart and Scott Mainwaring; 2. Multipartism, robust federalism, and presidentialism in Brazil Scott Mainwaring; 3. The unrealized potential of presidential dominance in Colombia Ronald P. Archer and Matthew Soberg Shugart; 4. Presidential behavior in a system with strong parties: Venezuela, 1958?95 Brian F. Crisp; 5. Strong candidates for a limited office: presidentialism and political parties in Costa Rica John M. Carey; 6. Political sources of presidencialismo in Mexico Jeffrey Weldon; 7. Evaluating Argentina's presidential democracy: 1983?95 Mark P. Jones; 8. In defense of presidentialism: the case of Chile, 1932?70 Julio Faundez; 9. Executive-legislative relations in post-Pinochet Chile: a preliminary assessment Peter M. Siavelis; 10. Hybrid presidentialism and democratization: the case of Bolivia Eduardo A. Gamarra; 11. Conclusion: presidentialism and the party system Scott Mainwaring and Matthew Soberg Shugart; Appendix: outlines of constitutional powers in Latin America John M. Carey, Octavio Amorim Neto and Matthew Soberg Shugart; References; Index.


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