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Malaise in Representation in Latin American Countries

Chile, Argentina, and Uruguay

Editors: JOIGNANT, ALFREDO, Morales, Mauricio, Fuentes, Claudio (Eds.)

  • Strong international contributions from leading scholars within political science and social science
  • Emphasizes conceptual and theoretical insights based upon strong, comparative and systematic survey data collection
  • Comparatively examines the difference between malaise in representation and crisis of representation
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-59955-1
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About this book

This edited volume examines malaise with democracy within three middle-income Latin American countries - Chile, Argentina and Uruguay. In particular, the book focuses on the gap within public opinion on democratic system within the context of crisis of representation and breakdowns of democracy. Based on a study using comparative and systematic survey data, the contributors of this volume provide a solid analysis on the state of democracy in three Latin American countries, whose lessons are useful for all types of democracy, in the north and the south.  

About the authors

Alfredo Joignant is Professor of Political Science at Universidad Diego Portales, Chile, and Principal Researcher of the Center for Social Conflict and Cohesion Studies (COES).  
Mauricio Morales is Professor of Political Science at Universidad Diego Portales, Chile, and Associate Researcher at the Centre for Social Conflict and Cohesion Studies (COES).  Claudio Fuentes is Professor of Political Science at Universidad Diego Portales, Chile, and Associate Researcher at the Intercultural Center for Intercultural and Indigenous Studies (CIIR).

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Malaise in Representation: Attitudes, Beliefs, Behaviors, and Causalities

    Joignant, Alfredo (et al.)

    Pages 1-43

  • Discontent, Collective Protest, and Social Movements in Chile

    Somma, Nicolás M.

    Pages 47-68

  • Malaise and Democracy in Chile

    Segovia, Carolina

    Pages 69-92

  • Elite–Mass Congruence in Chile

    Siavelis, Peter M.

    Pages 93-118

  • Malaise in Representation in Chile: An 18-Year-Old Debate in Search of Evidence

    Navia, Patricio

    Pages 119-136

Buy this book

eBook $119.00
price for Brazil (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-137-59955-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $159.00
price for Brazil
  • ISBN 978-1-137-59987-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Malaise in Representation in Latin American Countries
Book Subtitle
Chile, Argentina, and Uruguay
Editors
  • ALFREDO JOIGNANT
  • Mauricio Morales
  • Claudio Fuentes
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-59955-1
DOI
10.1057/978-1-137-59955-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-59987-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 343
Number of Illustrations and Tables
33 b/w illustrations, 20 illustrations in colour
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