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Latin American leaders.

Harold E. Davis

Latin American leaders.

by Harold E. Davis

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Published by Cooper Square in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed., 1949.

SeriesLibrary of Latin American history and culture
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19233014M

Corruption and Corrosion in Latin America, A political scientist traces the history of corruption in Latin America, describes some of its more notorious recent examples, and analyzes the poisonous and corrosive effects of corruption on freedom and democracy in the region that are fostering an unstable regional and hemispheric security environment. The Irish who fought for Latin America’s freedom Tim Fanning, author of Paisanos, tells the stories of Bernardo O’Higgins, liberator of Chile, William Brown, founder of Argentina’s navy, and Author: Tim Fanning.

Research on leadership in Latin America has followed two main streams. The first encompasses studies in the cross-cultural perspective that use a quantitative approach based on national cultural dimensions (e.g., Howell et al., ).The second includes studies that use a qualitative approach to examine Latin America's context singularities based on in-depth and cross-cultural case studies (e Cited by:   Change is in the air in Latin America. In the last 12 months, Brazil, Cuba and Mexico elected new leaders. Meanwhile, Argentina is preparing .

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.   Her books include Democratizing Politicians: A Study of Latin American Leaders () and sin Gloria. La política de defensa en la Argentina democrática (). She was appointed on the UN Secretary General’s Advisory Board on Disarmament Matters (–).


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