Parties, Elections, and Political Participation in Latin America

Parties, Elections, and Political Participation in Latin America

by Jorge I Dominguez
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815314892

ISBN-13: 9780815314899

Pub. Date: 02/28/1994

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First Published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.  See more details below

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First Published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815314899
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
02/28/1994
Series:
Essays on Mexico Central South America Series, #5
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Responsible Parties in Latin America1
The Mexican Elections of 1958: Affirmation of Authoritarianism?18
Bases of Support for Mexico's Dominant Party41
Democratic Political Campaigning in Latin America: A Typological Approach to Cross-Cultural Research56
Political Primitivism, Differential Socialization, and Lower-Class Leftist Radicalism86
The Scope of the Chilean Party System103
Social Structure, Social Context, and Partisan Mobilization: Urban Workers in Chile124
The Socio-Economic Determinants of Popular-Authoritarian Electoral Behavior: The Case of Peronism151
Criticism, Cynicism, and Political Evaluation: A Venezuelan Example175
Political Participation in Latin America: Levels, Structure, Context, Concentration and Rationality191
Electoral Change in the One-Party Dominant Mexican Polity, 1958-73: Evidence from Mexico City223
The Popular Parties: Brazil and Argentina in a Latin American Perspective242
Incumbency and Electoral Turnover in Latin America261
Electoral Struggles in a Neighborhood on the Periphery of Sao Paulo275
Political Parties and Democratization in Brazil and the Southern Cone299
Attitudes Towards Democracy in Argentina During the Transition Period329
Formal Versus Substantive Democracy: Poor People's Politics in Mexico City343
The Brazilian Voter in Democratic Transition, 1974-1982371
Whither the PRI? Explaining Voter Defection in the 1988 Mexican Presidential Elections393
Acknowledgments409

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