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Brazil Since 1964: Modernisation Under a Military Régime

Brazil Since 1964: Modernisation Under a Military Régime

By Georges-André Fiechter

Halsted Press, 1975, 310 pp.

The author of this scholarly interdisciplinary analysis of the efforts of the military regimes to promote human and economic welfare provides a significant answer to a basic question: "Would a liberal régime really have been incapable of achieving the same results in eight years? More and more Brazilians seem inclined to think so."