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Author Gómez Bruera, Hernán F

Title Lula, the workers' party and the governability dilemma in Brazil / Hernán F. Gómez Bruera
Published New York : Routledge, 2013

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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 259 pages)
Series Routledge studies in Latin American politics ; 7
Routledge studies in Latin American politics ; 7.
Contents pt. 1. Before the Lula administration -- pt. 2. The Lula years
Summary <P>While scholars, activists and pundits from around the world have heralded the Lula years as a breakthrough for poverty reduction and the forthcoming emergence of Brazil as a dynamic economic superpower, many of their counterparts in the country as well as a number of Brazilianists elsewhere, have expressed great disappointment. </P><P></P><P>Tracing back the trajectory of Brazilian Workers' Party (Partido dos Trabalhadores - PT), Hernán F. Gómez Bruera explores how holding national executive public office contributed decisively to a pragmatic shift away from the party's radical redistributi
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Lula, 1945-
Lula, 1945-
Partido dos Trabalhadores (Brazil)
Partido dos Trabalhadores (Brazil)
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- General.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Process -- Political Parties.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Process -- General.
Diplomatic relations
Economic history
Politics and government
Social conditions
Brazil -- Politics and government.
Brazil -- Economic conditions.
Brazil -- Social conditions.
Brazil -- Foreign relations.
Brazil
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2012046635
ISBN 1135050082
9781135050085
9781135050078
1135050074
9780203493984
0203493982
9781299637337
1299637337