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The Resource Deepening local democracy in Latin America : participation, decentralization, and the left, Benjamin Goldfrank

Deepening local democracy in Latin America : participation, decentralization, and the left, Benjamin Goldfrank

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Deepening local democracy in Latin America : participation, decentralization, and the left
Title
Deepening local democracy in Latin America
Title remainder
participation, decentralization, and the left
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Benjamin Goldfrank
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"Addresses the question of why institutions meant to attract citizen participation succeed in strengthening civil society and improving state responsiveness and transparency in some places, but fail in others. Focuses on urban politics in Porto Alegre (Brazil), Montevideo (Uruguay), and Caracas (Venezuela)"--Provided by publisher
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Goldfrank, Benjamin
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  • Political participation
  • Municipal government
  • Comparative government
  • Porto Alegre (Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil)
  • Montevideo (Uruguay)
  • Caracas (Venezuela)
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Deepening local democracy in Latin America : participation, decentralization, and the left, Benjamin Goldfrank
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier.
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent.
Contents
Democracy, participation, and decentralization -- A tale of three cities -- Caracas : scarce resources, fierce opposition, and restrictive design -- Montevideo : from rousing to regulating participation -- Porto Alegre : making participatory democracy work -- Stronger citizens, stronger state? -- Conclusion : the diffusion of participatory democracy and the rise of the left
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FIEb16898126
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 299 pages
Isbn
9780271037943
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)667875437
Label
Deepening local democracy in Latin America : participation, decentralization, and the left, Benjamin Goldfrank
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Democracy, participation, and decentralization -- A tale of three cities -- Caracas : scarce resources, fierce opposition, and restrictive design -- Montevideo : from rousing to regulating participation -- Porto Alegre : making participatory democracy work -- Stronger citizens, stronger state? -- Conclusion : the diffusion of participatory democracy and the rise of the left
Control code
FIEb16898126
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 299 pages
Isbn
9780271037943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)667875437

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