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Title Social democracy in the global periphery : origins, challenges, prospects / Richard Sandbrook [and others]
Published Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 289 pages)
Contents pt. I. Introduction. Social democracy in the periphery ; Burdens of history -- pt. II. Case studies. Kerala : deepening a radical social democracy ; Costa Rica : resilience of a classic social democracy ; Mauritius : evolution of a classic social democracy ; Chile : the tumultuous path to the third way -- pt. III. Patterns and prospects. Social and political origins ; Challenges of globalization ; Prospects
Summary Through a comparative analysis of four cases, the authors demonstrate that a virtuous circle of socio-economic development and democracy can occur under apparently divergent circumstances of capitalist transformation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-283) and index
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Subject Comparative government -- Congresses.
Socialism -- History -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
History.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Sandbrook, Richard.
ISBN 0511293771
0511295375 (electronic bk.)
0511296142 (electronic bk.)
9780511293771
9780511295379 (electronic bk.)
9780511296147 (electronic bk.)
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