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Post-Revolutionary Peru: The Politics of Transformation
Post-Revolutionary Peru: The Politics of Transformation
Edited by Stephen M. Gorman
Westview Press, 1982, 252 pp

These nine essays, without benefit of an integrating or summarizing overview, cover such broad topics as history, political party analysis, labor, military developments, and political economy, among others. There is recognition that from the viewpoint of its original objectives, the 1968 revolution was a failure, but the authors believe nevertheless that significant social, political and economic changes resulted.