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Title Authoritarianism in Latin America since independence / edited by Will Fowler.

Published Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996.


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 UniM Bail  320.98 AUTH    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiii, 166 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Contributions in Latin American studies, 1054-6790 ; no. 6
Notes Papers presented at a symposium held at the University of Liverpool during the annual conference of the Society for Latin American Studies (SLAS), March 25-27, 1994.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [149]-155) and index.
Contents Introduction / Will Fowler -- 1. The Repeated Rise of General Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna in the So-Called Age of Chaos (Mexico, 1821-55) / Will Fowler -- 2. Pragmatism, Patriarchy, and Patronage: Porfirio Diaz and Personalist Politics in Mexico / Paul Garner -- 3. Carlos Ibanez del Campo: Failed Dictator and Unwitting Architect of Political Democracy in Chile, 1927-31 / Francisco Dominguez -- 4. Fulgencio Batista, 1933-44: From Revolutionary to Populist / Antoni Kapcia -- 5. Mechanisms of Control: The Stroessner Regime in Paraguay / Peter Lambert -- 6. Honduras: The Politics of Exception and Military Reformism (1972-78) / Rachel Sieder -- 7. Proprietors Not Proletarians: The Politics of Housing Subsidies under Military Rule in Chile / Ben Richards.
Other author Fowler, Will, 1966-
Subject Authoritarianism -- Latin America -- History -- Congresses.
Latin America -- Politics and government -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Latin America -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Congresses.
ISBN 0313298432 (hardcover : alk. paper)