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Unformatted text preview: orthodoxy, equal distribution of wealth, sovereign rule over international cooperation, and democracy over governmental effectiveness. There are many reasons why Latin America has made a left turn. The first was that Latin American would not be accused of having ties with the Soviet Union because it collapsed; hence, it erased all geopolitical stigmas. Secondly, Latin Americas inequality, poverty, and concentration of opportunity meant that it had to move towards the left. And lastly, because of the social, demographic, and ethnic configuration of the region, Latin America would see more victories for the left. The economic, social, and political reforms implemented in Latin America so far have all failed except for in Chile. Site: http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=970678261&sid=4&Fmt=3-&clientId=22311&RQT=309&VName=PQD...
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2008 for the course POS 202 taught by Professor Jamison during the Fall '07 term at St. Thomas FL.
- Fall '07
- Comparative Politics