Ideas and Institutions: Developmentalism in Brazil and Argentina

Ideas and Institutions: Developmentalism in Brazil and Argentina

by Kathryn Sikkink


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780801478673
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Publication date: 08/21/2012
Series: Cornell Studies in Political Economy Series
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Kathryn Sikkink is McKnight Presidential Chair in Political Science and Regents Professor of Political Science at the University of Minnesota, and is an affiliated faculty member at the University of Minnesota Law School. Her other books include, as coeditor, Restructuring World Politics: Transnational Social Movements, Networks, and Norms.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. The International Setting and the Origins of Developmentalism
3. Developmentalism in Argentina, 1955–1962
4. Developmentalism in Brazil, 1954–1961
5. The State in Brazil and Argentina: State Autonomy and Capacity Compared
6. Implementing Developmentalism: The Mobilization of Financial, Technical, and Political Resources

Appendix: List of Interviews


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