Brazil: Politics in a Patrimonial Society / Edition 4

Brazil: Politics in a Patrimonial Society / Edition 4

by Riordan Roett
     
 

ISBN-10: 0275941221

ISBN-13: 9780275941222

Pub. Date: 12/28/1992

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated

Brazil, occupying nearly 50 percent of the South American continent, has the largest economy and is a major political power in Latin America. In this updated and expanded fifth edition of his text, Roett provides a thorough introduction to the dynamics shaping Brazilian politics, economics, and society, the difficult transition from military to civilian government in…  See more details below

Overview

Brazil, occupying nearly 50 percent of the South American continent, has the largest economy and is a major political power in Latin America. In this updated and expanded fifth edition of his text, Roett provides a thorough introduction to the dynamics shaping Brazilian politics, economics, and society, the difficult transition from military to civilian government in the 1980s, and the social issues facing Brazilian leaders as the country enters the 21st century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780275941222
Publisher:
Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/28/1992
Series:
Special Studies
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
256

Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction

Brazil: A Framework for Analysis

Political Parties and Elections

The Patrimonial State and Society in Brazil

The Military in Politics

The Brazilian Economy

Brazilian Foreign Policy

Challenges for the Next Century: The Social Agenda in Brazil

Appendix

Selected Bibliography

Index

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