Charles D. Ameringer

in The Socialist Impulse

Published by University Press of Florida

Published in print March 2009 | ISBN: 9780813033099
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780813038124 | DOI:

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This chapter discusses an overview of the political systems that evolved in Latin America. It also looks at the socialist impulse that was a reaction to the positivist theory of development which had prevailed in Latin America during the second half of the nineteenth century.

Keywords: political systems; Latin America; socialist impulse; positivist theory; development

Chapter.  4821 words. 

Subjects: Society and Culture

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