Venezuela's Petro-Diplomacy: Hugo Chávez's Foreign Policy

Venezuela's Petro-Diplomacy: Hugo Chávez's Foreign Policy


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ISBN-13: 9780813061429
Publisher: University Press of Florida
Publication date: 04/30/2015
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 184
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.35(d)

About the Author

Ralph S. Clem is emeritus professor of geography and international relations at Florida International University. Anthony P. Maingot is professor emeritus of sociology and anthropology at Florida International University.

Table of Contents

List of Figures and Tables vii

Foreword Cristina Eguizábal ix

Introduction: Continuity and Change in Venezuela's Petro-Diplomacy Ralph S. Clem Anthony P. Maingot 1

1 The Logic of Venezuelan Foreign Policy during the Chávez Period Harold A. Trinkunas 16

2 Conflicting Goals in Venezuela's Foreign Policy Javier Corrales 32

3 Public Opinion and Venezuelan Foreign Policy John Magdaleno G. 49

4 Imposing the International Bolivarian Project María Teresa Romero 68

5 Venezuela's Revolutionary Foreign Policy and Colombian Security Román D. Ortiz 77

6 Strangest Bedfellows: The Belarus-Venezuela Connection Ralph S. Clem 92

7 Responses to Venezuelan Petro-Politics in the Greater Caribbean Anthony P. Maingot 102

8 ALBA, Petrocaribe, and Caricom: Issues in a New Dynamic Norman Girvan 116

9 European Progressives and the Bolivarian Social Agenda Julia Buxton 135

10 How to Fill a Vacuum: Chávez in the International Arena Jorge G. Castañeda 151

List of Contributors 159

Index 161

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