Journal

New Journal of Politics in Latin America 2/2019

The new issue of the Journal of Politics in Latin America offers analyses on a variety of topics such as pension reforms in Chile, the perceptions of political corruption, indigenous language rights in Peru or feminist legislators, women’s representation, and career paths in Argentina.

Journal of Politics of Latin America Vol. 11, No. 2 (2019)

Research Articles

  • Damarys Canache, Matthew Cawve, Matthew Hayes, Jeffery J. Mondak: Who Sees Corruption? The Bases of Mass Perceptions of Political Corruption in Latin America
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  • Stéphanie Rousseau, Eduardo Dargent: The Construction of Indigenous Language Rights in Peru: A Language Regime Approach
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  • Mariana Caminotti, Jennifer M. Piscopo: Neither Penalised nor Prized: Feminist Legislators, Women’s Representation, and Career Paths in Argentina
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  • Silvia Borzutzky: You Win Some, You Lose Some: Pension Reform in Bachelet’s First and Second Administrations
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Research Note

  • Davide Carbonai: Labor Reform in Brazil, Politics, and Sindicatos: Notes on the General Strikes of 2017
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Other News

In brief |

Uganda had one of the strictest lockdowns in East Africa, including closing all but essential businesses, dusk-to-dawn curfews, and bans on both private and public transport vehicles. We take a look at how these measures affected people and businesses in the informal economy.

In brief |

Review of a successful year 2019

Journal |

This issue of the GIGA Journal of Current Chinese Affairs covers topics such as the social and political role of Chinese associations in Africa, the ideological discourse of "positive energy" in China, and the redefinition of the concept of "citizen diplomacy".