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  • Free Market Democracy and the Chilean and Mexican Countrysideby Marcus J. Kurtz

    Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 46.00

    This book examines the relationship between free markets and democracy. more...

  • Courting Democracy in Mexicoby Todd A. Eisenstadt

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 42.00

    This book is a most comprehensive explanation of Mexico's gradual transition to democracy. more...

  • Participatory Democracy Versus Elitist Democracyby William R. Nylen; Lawrence C. Dodd

    Palgrave Macmillan 2003; US$ 105.00

    William Nylen begins by discussing North Americans' love-hate relationship with politics and politicians, then shows how Brazilians feel the same way (as do many citizens of democracies throughout the world). He argues that this is so because contemporary democracies have increasingly trickled up and away from so-called 'average citizens'. We now live... more...

  • Learning Democracyby Leslie E. Anderson; Lawrence C. Dodd

    University of Chicago Press 2009; US$ 27.50

    Historically, Nicaragua has been mired in poverty and political conflict, yet the country has become a model for the successful emergence of democracy in a developing nation. Learning Democracy tells the story of how Nicaragua overcame an authoritarian government and American interventionism by engaging in an electoral revolution that solidified... more...

  • Politics in Central Americaby Thomas P. Anderson

    ABC-CLIO 1988; US$ 27.95

    A clear and balanced presentation of the dilemmas associated with each of the four nations. A skillful cultural framework is provided in the first chapter, which serves as an overview. Foreign Affairs ||A fine study. Anderson's reputation as a scholar and a Latin Americanist will be enhanced when this study has time to make its imprint. American... more...

  • À la défense d'un idéal contestéby Luc Juillet; Ken Rasmussen

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 2008; US$ 14.99

    En 1908, afin de lutter contre le favoritisme qui mine autant l?efficacité de l?administration publique que la démocratie, le Parlement canadien décrète que les fonctionnaires de l?État seront dorénavant nommés selon le principe du mérite, en fonction de processus administrés par un organisme indépendant : la Commission de la fonction publique du... more...

  • The War Roomby Warren Kinsella

    Dundurn 2007; US$ 29.99

    Using personal anecdotes, practical wisdom, historical examples, and humour, Kinsella reveals what it takes to survive challenges not just in politics but in any kind of business. more...

  • Business Interest Groups in Nineteenth-Century Brazilby Eugene Ridings

    Cambridge University Press 1994; US$ 46.00

    This book is the first to describe the role of business interest groups in the development of Brazil during the nineteenth century. more...

  • Le Débat qui n'a pas lieuby Jean-Pierre Wallot

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 2002; US$ 11.99

    Vingt ans plus tard, les constats et les recommandations de la Commission Pepin-Robarts apparaissent-ils encore pertinents, utiles, actuels ? Auraient-ils pu nourrir des débats et des changements politico-constitutionnels qui n?ont pas eu lieu ou qui n?ont pas abouti ? Ces questions ont été débattues lors du colloque organisé par le CRCCF, « La Commission... more...

  • Voice and Voteby Stephanie McNulty

    Stanford University Press 2011; US$ 21.95

    In the months following disgraced ex-President Alberto Fujimori's flight to Japan, Peru had a political crisis on its hands. The newly elected government that came together in mid-2001 faced a skeptical and suspicious public, with no magic bullet for achieving legitimacy. Many argued that the future of democracy was at stake, and that the government's... more...