Journal

New Journal of Politics in Latin America 3/2019

The new issue of the Journal of Politics in Latin America offers a variety of analyses of topics such us social policies in Brazil and peace negotiations in Colombia as well as the power of political charisma in Venezuela and anti-corruption policies in Argentina.

Journal of Politics of Latin America Vol. 11, No. 3 (2019)

Research Articles

  • Osmany Porto de Oliveira: Brazil Exporting Social Policies: From Local Innovation to a Global Model
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  • Isa Mendes: Inclusion and Political Representation in Peace Negotiations: The Case of the Colombian Victims’ Delegations
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  • Caitlin Andrews-Lee: The Power of Charisma: Investigating the Neglected Citizen–Politician Linkage in Hugo Chávez's Venezuela
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  • James Meernik: Violence and Reconciliation in Colombia: The Personal and the Contextual
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  • Sebastián Pereyra: Corruption Scandals and Anti-Corruption Policies in Argentina
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Other News

In brief |

Article by Amrita Narlikar, 26 May 2020 – As COVID19 spreads death and destruction, one may well ask the question: will multilateralism be yet another victim of this global pandemic?

Journal |

More democracy in Myanmar? The current special issue of the Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs focuses on the political developments since the beginning of the democratic transformation process in 2011, offering background analyses on topics such as legislative institutionalisation, party structures, and the persistent violence against minorities.

In brief |

On 4 April 2020 the German minister for development cooperation Gerd Müller raised deep concerns that the coronavirus pandemic might lead to hunger, riots, instability, and civil war, especially in Africa. Only days later, UN secretary-general António Guterres warned of grave consequences such as riots, civil wars, and new forms of terrorism. How likely are such worst-case scenarios?