ISBN-10:
0271035617
ISBN-13:
9780271035611
Pub. Date:
01/06/2010
Publisher:
Penn State University Press
Reorganizing Popular Politics: Participation and the New Interest Regime in Latin America

Reorganizing Popular Politics: Participation and the New Interest Regime in Latin America

by Ruth Berins Collier, Samuel Handlin

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ISBN-13: 9780271035611
Publisher: Penn State University Press
Publication date: 01/06/2010
Pages: 408
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Ruth Berins Collier is Heller Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley.

Samuel Handlin is a PhD candidate in the Department of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley.

Table of Contents

Contents

Acknowledgments

Part I: Introduction: Interest Politics and the Popular Sectors

1. Introduction: Popular Representation in the Interest Arena

Ruth Berins Collier and Samuel Handlin

2. Situating the Analysis: Analytic Approach, Cases, and Historical Context

Ruth Berins Collier and Samuel Handlin

3. Logics of Collective Action and State Linkages: Comparing the UP-Hub and the A Net

Ruth Berins Collier and Samuel Handlin

Part II: Individual Participation in the Interest Arena

4. Direct Action and Associational Participation: The Problem-Solving Repertoires of Individuals

Thad Dunning

5. Political Participation and Representational Distortion: The Nexus Between Associationalism and Partisan Politics

Jason Seawright

Part III: The Popular-Sector Interest Regime

6. Targeting State and Society: The Strategic Repertoires of Associations

Diana Kapiszewski

7. Three Forms of Scaling: Embeddedness, Nodal NGOs, and Flexible Fronts

Samuel Handlin and Diana Kapiszewski

8. Associational Linkages to Labor Unions and Political Parties

Candelaria Garay

Part IV: Conclusion

9. Conclusion: General Patterns and Emergent Differences

Samuel Handlin and Ruth Berins Collier

Appendix A: Selection of Focus Districts

Appendix B: Survey of Associations

Appendix C: Survey of Individuals

List of Contributors

References

Index

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