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Author Gates, Leslie C.

Title Electing Chavez : the business of anti-neoliberal politics in Venezuela / Leslie C. Gates.

Imprint Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  324.987064 G223e 2010    ---  Available
Description xviii. 195 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Pitt Latin American series
Pitt Latin American series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-190) and index.
Contents pt. I. Introduction. The unlikely election of an anti-neoliberal -- Explaining Chavez's election -- pt. II. Voter support for Chavez. The role of anti-business sentiment -- The sources of anti-business sentiment -- pt. III. Business assistance for Chavez. Dependent prominence and elite outlier calculus to assist Chavez -- Politically prominent bankers and the historically rooted calculus to assist Chavez -- Appendix A : Interviews conducted -- Appendix B : Corruption scandals -- Appendix C : Political biographies -- Appendix D : Elite outliers.
Subject Neoliberalism -- Venezuela.
Social movements -- Venezuela.
Elections -- Venezuela.
Venezuela -- Politics and government -- 1974-1999.
Presidents -- Venezuela -- Election -- 1998.
Chavez Frias, Hugo.
ISBN 9780822960645

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