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Land Reform In Brazil

The Management of Social Change, 1st Edition

By Marta Cehelsky


280 pages

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pub: 2019-03-04
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This book discusses the policy analysis in which land reform functions as a lens through which the working of political system can be examined. It is intended for political scientists and political sociologists who are concerned about national decision-making in Brazil.

Table of Contents

Tables and Figures -- Preface -- INTRODUCTION -- Modernizing Authoritarianism -- 2 LAND, TRADITION, AND THE SOCIO-POLITICAL ORDER -- Agrarian Society and Bureaucratic Patrimonial State -- Rural Mobilization and Land Reform -- PRESIDENTIAL POLITICS AND LAND REFORM -- Agrarian Proposals -- Joao Goulart and Land Reform -- Castelo Branco and Land Reform -- 4 THE CONGRESSIONAL DEBATE: LEGISLATIVE POLITICS AND THE POLICY PROCESS -- Political Parties and Interest Representation -- Legislating Land Reform: JoioGoulart -- 5 POLITICAL BEHAVIOR AND THE LAND REFORM DEBATE -- Regional and Economic Influences on Legislative Behavior -- Political Party Affiliation and Attitudes Toward Land Reform -- 6 THE POLICY PROCESS AND CONSERVATIVE MODERNIZATION -- Strategy and Style in Policy Making The Land Statute of 1964 -- Agrarian Policy, 1965-1975 -- The Management of Change in Brazil -- Appendix: Note on Sources -- Glossary of Brazilian Terms and Acronyms -- Bibliography -- Index.

About the Author

Cehelsky, Marta

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