Democratic Accountability in Latin America (Oxford Studies by Scott Mainwaring, Christoper Welna

By Scott Mainwaring, Christoper Welna

This quantity on democratic responsibility addresses one of many burning concerns at the time table of coverage makers and voters in modern Latin the USA: how democratic leaders in Latin the United States can increase responsibility whereas concurrently selling governmental effectiveness. Written through famous students from either Latin the US and the U.S., the quantity complements figuring out of those key subject matters, that are primary to the way forward for democracy in Latin the US.

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