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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.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Sandbrook, Richard.
ISBN 0511293771
0511295375 (electronic bk.)
0511296142 (electronic bk.)
9780511295379 (electronic bk.)
9780511296147 (electronic bk.)