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Title The U.S. Constitution and the constitutions of Latin America / edited by Kenneth W. Thompson.

Published Lanham : University Press of America ; [Charlottesville] : Miller Center, University of Virginia, [1991]
©1991

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Law  KB 177 USCO    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiii, 185 pages ; 24 cm.
Series The Miller Center bicentennial series on constitutionalism ; v. 7.
Miller Center bicentennial series on constitutionalism ; v. 7.
Contents Preface / Kenneth W. Thompson -- Introduction / Kenneth W. Thompson -- I. Historical Dimensions. 1. The Influence of the U.S. Constitution on Latin America / Kenneth Maxwell. 2. Latin American Constitutionalism / David Jordan -- II. Varieties of Constitutionalism: Some Explanations. 3. The Success of Constitutionalism in the United States and Its Failure in Latin America: An Explanation / Keith S. Rosenn. 4. Differential Impact of American Political and Economic Institutions on Latin America / Javier Alcalde -- III. The Struggle for Democracy. 5. Ideas and Interests in the Struggle for Democracy in Latin America / Martin C. Needler. 6. Lessons of the Chilean Transition to Democracy / Harry Barnes. Concluding Observations / Kenneth W. Thompson -- App.: Chances Missed in El Salvador / Murat Williams.
Other author Thompson, Kenneth W., 1921-2013.
Subject Constitutional law -- United States.
Constitutional law -- Latin America.
Variant Title US Constitution and the constitutions of Latin America.
Other title US Constitution and the constitutions of Latin America.
ISBN 0819182370 (cloth : alk. paper)
0819182389 (paperback: alk. paper)