The Resource Dragon in the tropics : Hugo Chavez and the political economy of revolution in Venezuela, Javier Corrales, Michael Penfold, (electronic resource/)

Dragon in the tropics : Hugo Chavez and the political economy of revolution in Venezuela, Javier Corrales, Michael Penfold, (electronic resource/)

Label
Dragon in the tropics : Hugo Chavez and the political economy of revolution in Venezuela
Title
Dragon in the tropics
Title remainder
Hugo Chavez and the political economy of revolution in Venezuela
Statement of responsibility
Javier Corrales, Michael Penfold
Title variation
Hugo Chavez and the political economy of revolution in Venezuela
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A study of the Venezuelan revolution headed by Hugo Chavez, first elected president in 1999, with emphasis on how Chavez took a frail but still pluralistic democracy and turned it into a semi-authoritarian regime, achieving political transformation at great cost to the countrys institutions, including its oil industry--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
987.06/42
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JL3831
LC item number
.C68 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
A Brookings Latin America Initiative book
Label
Dragon in the tropics : Hugo Chavez and the political economy of revolution in Venezuela, Javier Corrales, Michael Penfold, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=349005
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-179) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the Chavez revolution in perspective -- Power grabbing and the rise of a hybrid regime in Venezuela, 1999-2009 -- Economic policy and the oil honey pot -- Institutional resource curse : seizing political control of PDVSA -- Venezuelas new foreign policy : soft-balancing and social power diplomacy -- Hybrid regimes and populism in Venezuela and beyond
Control code
ocn701053892
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt25r4d
Label
Dragon in the tropics : Hugo Chavez and the political economy of revolution in Venezuela, Javier Corrales, Michael Penfold, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=349005
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-179) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the Chavez revolution in perspective -- Power grabbing and the rise of a hybrid regime in Venezuela, 1999-2009 -- Economic policy and the oil honey pot -- Institutional resource curse : seizing political control of PDVSA -- Venezuelas new foreign policy : soft-balancing and social power diplomacy -- Hybrid regimes and populism in Venezuela and beyond
Control code
ocn701053892
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt25r4d

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