Paper $31.95 ISBN: 9781848135673 Published February 2013 For sale in North and South America only
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Latin America's Turbulent Transitions

The Future of Twenty-First Century Socialism

Roger Burbach, Michael Fox, and Federico Fuentes

Latin America's Turbulent Transitions

Roger Burbach, Michael Fox, and Federico Fuentes

Distributed for Zed Books

224 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $31.95 ISBN: 9781848135673 Published February 2013 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $125.95 ISBN: 9781848135680 Published February 2013 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Introduction: Turbulent Transitions and the Specter of Socialism
1. Globalization, Neoliberalism, and the Rise of the Social Movements
2. The Pink Tide and the Challenge to US Hegemony
3. Between Neo-Extractivism and Twenty-First-Century Socialism
4. Venezuela's Twenty-First-Century Socialism
5. Bolivia's Communitarian Socialism
6. Ecuador's Buen Vivir Socialism (by Marc Becker)
7. Brazil: Between Challenging Hegemony and Embracing It
8. Cuba: 'Updating' Twentieth-Century Socialism?
9. Conclusion: Socialism and the Long Latin American Spring
Appendix: Nationwide Elections in Venezuela, Bolivia, and Ecuador
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