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Colombia: the political dimensions of change

Robert H. Dix

Colombia: the political dimensions of change

by Robert H. Dix

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Colombia
    • Subjects:
    • Colombia -- Politics and government -- 1930-1946.,
    • Colombia -- Politics and government -- 1946-1974.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 419-433.

      Statement[by] Robert H. Dix.
      SeriesYale studies in political science, 20
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF2277 .D5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 452 p.
      Number of Pages452
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5546021M
      LC Control Number67024495

      Political ideologies have two dimensions: (1) goals: how society should be organized; and (2) methods: the most appropriate way to achieve this goal. An ideology is a collection of ideas. Typically, each ideology contains certain ideas on what it considers to be the best form of government (e.g. autocracy or democracy) and the best economic. An elite-centered approach would highlight the importance of the consensus among the main political actors to follow the rules of the game. Most of the literature on democratic transition -and on.

      It governs a complete set of rules, regulations, institutions, and attitudes. A main differentiator of political systems is each system’s philosophy on the rights of the individual and the group as well as the role of government. Each political system’s philosophy impacts the policies that govern the local economy and business environment. Plazas and Barrios spans all of Spanish-speaking America to address the socio-political dimensions of urban change. It offers a means for understanding the tensions between the modern and traditional aspects of the built environment in each city and provides a key resource for geographers, urban planners, architectural historians, and all.

      classificatory perspective and recover the historical dimensions of the political process. The vast literature that specializes on “ political transitions” emerged in the eighties and nineties inspired by the institutionalist paradigm promoted an important transformation in political scientists’ analyses of processes of political change. Colombia has long been at the center of diverse studies into and debates on the workings of U.S. imperialism in Latin America, as well as the political dynamics of class warfare and narco-state formation, but rarely with such solid research and sharp theoretically informed analysis.


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