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Legislative Politics in Latin America (Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics)

Legislative Politics in Latin America (Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics)

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government,
  • Political economy,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Legislative bodies,
  • Executive power,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Latin America,
  • Legislative power,
  • Government - Legislative Branch,
  • Legislative bodies--Latin America--Case studies,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsScott Morgenstern (Editor), Benito Nacif (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages528
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7754164M
    ISBN 100521792193
    ISBN 109780521792196

    Legislative Politics in Latin America Legislative Politics in Latin By Scott Morgenstern and Benito Nacif. (New York: Cambridge University Press, Pp. xxi, $ cloth, $ paper.)Author: Elisabeth Hilbink. Books shelved as latin-american-history-and-politics: Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent by Eduardo Galeano, A His.

    Women, Politics and Democracy in Latin America Edited by Tomáš Došek, Flavia Freidenberg, Mariana Caminotti and Betilde Muñoz-Pogossin, Palgrave Macmillan, Reviewed by Tiffany D. Barnes The past two decades have seen increasing numbers of women elected to legislative assemblies across Latin America. Such inroads into these previously predominantly male institutions are primarily. legislative: [adjective] having the power or performing the function of legislating. belonging to the branch of government that is charged with such powers as making laws, levying and collecting taxes, and making financial appropriations — compare executive, judicial.

    Patterns of Legislative Politics Using the United States as a basis of comparison, this book makes ex-tensive use of roll-call data to explore patterns of legislative politics in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Uruguay. The patterns are defined by the extent to which File Size: KB. Bio. Peter Siavelis is Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science and International Affairs and Director of the Chile/Argentina Study Abroad program. He received his PhD from Georgetown University and has held visiting appointments in Chile and Spain. He has published on Latin American electoral and legislative politics in numerous journal articles and book chapters including.


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This theoretically inspired study explores legislative politics in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Mexico. Instead of beginning with an assumption that these legislatures are either rubber-stamps or obstructionist bodies, the chapters provide new data and a fresh analytical approach to describe and explain the role of these representative bodies in these consolidating democracies.4/5(1).

Get this from a library. Legislative politics in Latin America. [Scott Morgenstern; Benito Nacif;] -- Analisa a política legislativa da Argentina, Brasil, Chile e México. Reune ensaios sobre as relações entre o Legislativo e o Executivo.

Analisa a estrutura organizacional do legislativo, o. This theoretically inspired study explores legislative politics in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Mexico.

Instead of beginning with an assumption that these legislatures are either rubber-stamps or obstructionist bodies, the chapters provide new data and a fresh analytical approach to describe and explain the role of these representative bodies in these consolidating democracies.

This theoretically inspired study explores legislative politics in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Mexico. Instead of beginning with an assumption that these legislatures are either rubber-stamps or obstructionist bodies, the chapters provide new data and a fresh analytical approach to describe and explain the role of these representative bodies in these consolidating democracies.

Legislative Politics in Latin America - edited by Scott Morgenstern March a main methodological strategy of this book has been to borrow from the U.S. model in deriving descriptions of key pieces of the legislative process and explanations for legislative behavior in Latin America.

But, we have also shown that the assumptions embedded. This study, first published inexplores legislative politics in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Mexico. Instead of beginning with an assumption that these legislatures are either rubber-stamps or obstructionist bodies, the chapters provide interesting data and a fresh analytical approach to describe and explain the role of these representative bodies in these consolidating democracies.

Legislative Institutions and Lawmaking in Latin America(Oxford University Press, forthcoming, ), edited by Eduardo Alemán and Visiting Fellow George Tsebelis, provides a framework to understand how the interaction of legislative majorities, political institutions, and the policy positions of key actors affect the initiation and passage of.

Patterns of Legislative Politics: Roll-Call Voting in Latin America and the United States [Scott Morgenstern] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Using the U.S. as a basis of comparison, this book makes extensive use of roll call data.

Pathways to Power. Political Recruitment and Candidate Selection in Latin America. Edited by Peter M. Siavelis and Scott Morgenstern “This book sets the new scholarly standard for the analysis of the recruitment and selection of candidates for Congress and President in.

John M. Carey, is an Associate Professor of Political Science at Washington University in St. Louis, and will be the David Rockefeller Visiting Associate Processor of Government at Harvard during spring semester He has written extensively on legislative-executive relations in Latin America.

This study explores legislative politics in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Mexico. Instead of beginning with an assumption that these legislatures are either rubber-stamps or obstructionist bodies, the chapters provide interesting data and a fresh analytical approach to describe and explain the role of these representative bodies in these consolidating : Scott Morgenstern (EDT).

Description. Now in its sixth edition, Politics of Latin America: The Power Game explores both the evolution and the current state of the political scene in Latin America.

This text demonstrates a nuanced sensitivity to the use and abuse of power and the importance of social conditions, gender, race, globalization, and political economy throughout the region.

Legislative politics in Latin America / edited by Scott Morgenstern, Benito Nacif. – (Cambridge studies in comparative politics) Includes bibliographical references (p.) and index.

isbn – isbn (pb.) 1. Legislative bodies – Latin America – Case studies. Legislative power – Latin America – Case. legislative politics in Latin American countries ( percent of the total), not counting book reviews or articles whose primary focus was on elections.

2 There were fewer publications during the early part of the decade (15 be. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Patterns of Legislative Politics: Roll-Call Voting in Latin America and the United States by Scott Morgenstern (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. The variation offered by Latin American legislatures makes them empirically and theoretically relevant to the field of legislative studies.

Since the s, the study of these legislatures has experienced significant growth, widening the range of topics covered and the territorial scope of the analysis. Legislative-executive relations, elections and careers, and legislative behavior continue Author: Emilia Simison.

Printed in the United States of America Typeface Sabon 10/12 pt. System LATEX2ε [TB] A catalog record for this book is available from the British Library. Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Morgenstern, Scott. Patterns of legislative politics: roll-call voting in Latin America and the United States / Scott Morgenstern.

Size: KB. In addition, the book looks at the evolution of the European Parliament, legislative politics in Latin America, and the strength of legislatures in the new democracies of Central and Eastern Europe. Keywords: legislatures, legislative studies, parliaments, political behavior, legislative politics, electoral institutions, legislative.

She has published numerous articles on American and Comparative politics and is currently examining the strategic use of vetoes in the US States and Latin America.

She is the co-chair of the Legislative Studies Group at the Latin America Political Science Association. In this volume, twelve experts on Latin American politics investigate the ways in which the interaction between legislative institutions and the policy positions of key actors affects the initiation and passage of legislation, covering seven Latin American Countries: Argentina, Brazil.

A legislature may debate and vote upon bills as a single unit, or it may be composed of multiple separate assemblies, called by various names including legislative chambers, debate chambers, and houses, which debate and vote separately and have distinct powers.A legislature which operates as a single unit is unicameral, one divided into two chambers is bicameral, and one divided into three.has published on Latin American electoral and legislative politics in numerous journal articles and book chapters, including articles in Comparative Politics, Comparative Political StudiesLatin American Politics and Society, and Latin American Research Review.

His most recent book is an edited volume, Pathways to Power.