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Authoritarianism and Corporatism in Latin America
Authoritarianism and Corporatism in Latin America
Edited by James M. Malloy
University of Pittsburgh Press, 1977, 549 pp

Sixteen essays, evolved from papers delivered at an April 1974 conference of social scientists, provide a conceptual framework for "modernizing authoritarian" regimes in eight South American countries plus Mexico and the Dominican Republic. The tone is academic.