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Latin American Political Culture: Public Opinion and Democracy (Paperback)
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Latin American Political Culture: Public Opinion and Democracy (Paperback)

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Paperback 312 Pages / Published: 18/12/2014
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This is the only book to extensively investigate the attitudes and behaviours of Latin Americans based on the Latin American Public Opinion Project's (LAPOP) AmericasBarometer surveys. Through its analysis of data on eighteen countries, the book systematically and comparatively evaluates norms, attitudes, and opinions concerning democracy and its consolidation.

Beginning with an introduction of political culture and its scholarship, it examines democratic and authoritarian norms, explores how citizens relate to the political world, and considers implications for democratic stability. It then examines key behavioural outcomes in politics, such as in attitudes toward gays and fear of crime, and how political culture changes over time. Case studies highlight how these factors come together in particular cases. The findings reveal a complex Latin America with distinct political cultures. This book joins rigorous analysis with clear graphic presentation and extensive examples. Readers learn about public opinion research, engage with further questions for analysis, and have access to data, an expansive bibliography, and links to appendices.

Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
ISBN: 9781452227894
Number of pages: 312
Weight: 380 g
Dimensions: 228 x 152 x 15 mm

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