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New Journal of Politics in Latin America 2/2017

This issue deals with topics such as democracy and indigenous self-government in Bolivia, microlending programmes in Argentina, and the bilateral relations between Mexico and the USA.

Journal of Politics of Latin America Vol. 9, No. 2 (2017)

Research Articles

  • Covadonga Meseguer, Pascal Jaupart, Javier Aparicio: The Limits of Material Benefits: Remittances and Pro-Americanism in Mexico
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  • Ronald Ahnen: Leftist Politics and the Limits of Microcredit in Argentina
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  • Jae-Jae Spoon, Amalia Pulido Gómez: Unusual Bedfellows? PRI–PVEM Electoral Alliances in Mexican Legislative Elections
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  • Emilia Simison: Nation or District? Evaluating the Territorial Scope of Bills through Experimental Designs
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Research Notes

  • Jason Tockman: The Hegemony of Representation: Democracy and Indigenous Self-government in Bolivia
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Other News

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As a consequence of its strong economic growth, China is increasing its international investments and its influence in other parts of the world. From the perspective of political ecology, the current issue of the Journal of Current Chinese Affairs examines the impact of Chinese investments in natural resources and hydropower on regions rich in resources, such as Africa and Asia.

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The latest special issue of the Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs deals with the bureaucratisation of Islam in Southeast Asia. Examples from Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei, and more are analysed from a transdisciplinary perspective.

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How women mobilise women in presidential election campaigns and why the leftist Worker’s Party became successful in the conservative Northeast of Brazil – these and other questions are answered in the new issue of the Journal of Politics in Latin America.