Public Policies for Social Justice
From the Democracy and Social Policy Series
"The Current Social Situation in Brazil: Dilemmas and Perspectives"
An earlier Portuguese version, "A conjuntura social brasileira: Dilemas e perspectivas," appeared in Novos Estudos CEBRAP 33 (July 1992).
"The Welfare State in Contemporary Argentina: An Overview"
Rubén M. Lo Vuolo
An earlier version appeared in Spanish, "El estado de bienestar de la Argentina contemporánea" (CIEPP, September 1991).
"The System of Social Protection in Brazil"
Sônia Miriam Draibe, Maria Helena Guimarães de Castro, and Beatriz Azeredo
An earlier version appeared in Portuguese, "O sistema de proteção social no Brasil" (NEPP-Campinas, September 1991), and some of the material presented here is explored further in Sônia Miriam Draibe, "Brasil: O sistema de proteção social e suas transformações recentes," CEPAL Reformas de Política Pública Series #14 (September 1993).
"Social Policies in Chile: Origin, Transformations, and Perspectives"
An earlier version appeared in Spanish, "Políticas sociales en Chile: Origen, transformaciones y perspectivas" (CIEPLAN 1992), and a revised version appeared as "La política social en Chile: Panorama de sus reformas," CEPAL Reformas de Política Pública Series #19 (1994).
"A Century of Social Welfare in Uruguay: Growth to the Limit of the Batllista Social State"
An earlier Spanish version, "Un estado social centenario: El crecimiento hasta el límite del estado social batllista," appeared as PEITHO Documento de Trabajo #81 (1991).
"Poverty and Social Structure in Argentina: Outlook for the 1990s"
Laura Golbert and Emilio Tenti Fanfani
An earlier Spanish version, "Estructura social y pobreza en la Argentina: Escenario de los '90," appeared as CIEPP Documento de Trabajo #8 (January 1993).
"Brazil, 1989: A Socioeconomic Study of Indigence and Urban Poverty"
Juarez Rubens Brandão Lopes
An earlier version appeared in Portuguese, "Brasil, 1989: Um estudo socio-econômico da indigência e da pobreza urbanas" (CEBRAP, December 1992).
"Urban Poverty in Chile: Its Extent and Diversity"
Arturo León Batista
An earlier version appeared in Spanish, "Pobreza urbana en Chile: Su magnitud y diversidad" (Santiago de Chile, November 1991), and a revised, shorter version of the Spanish text is forthcoming in Metrópoli, Globalidad y Modernización, ed. Augusto Bolívar Espinoza, René Coulomb, and Carmen Muñoz Bohlken (Mexico/Santiago de Chile: Programa Reencuentro de Dos Ciudades and Azcapotzalco, Mexico: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana).
"Heterogeneity and Incidence of Urban Poverty in Uruguay"
An earlier Spanish version, "Heterogeneidad e incidencia de la pobreza urbana en el Uruguay," appeared as PEITHO Documento de Trabajo #82 (June 1991).
"On the Brazilian Urban Poor: An Anthropological Report"
From the Working Paper Series
"Democracy and Public Policy Analysis"
Now available in Public Policy Analysis &Management, JAI Research Annual, ed. Stuart Nagel (Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press).
"On Modernism and Modernization: The Modernist City in Development, The Case of Brasília"
Now available in The Modernist City: An Anthropological Critique of Brasília, James Holston (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1989).
"Centroamérica: algunos rasgos de la sociedad de pos-guerra"
A revised version is available in Serie Informes de Investigación 11 (San José: ICADIS, February 1986).
"Peasants, Pedagogy, Productivity-Paraguay"
Kenneth P. Jameson
Now available in Latin American Education: A Quest for Identity, ed. Nancy Nystrom, 157-74 (New Orleans: Tulane University, 1985).
"Industrialization, Migration and the Informal Sector in Manaus"
Leo A. Despres
A revised version is available under the title "Urban-Industrial Development and the Marginality of Workers in Manaus: Some Theoretical Implications" in Kultur-anthropologie: Beiträge zum Neubeginn einer Disziplin, ed. Werner von der Ohe, 67-88 (Berlin: Duncker and Humblot 1987).
"Humanitarianism and Politics in Central America"
Now available in Political Science Quarterly 103 (2, Summer 1988): 295-320.
"Food Security Trends and Prospects in Latin America"
Solon Barraclough and Peter Utting
A German translation is now available in Aussichten auf die Zukunft: Lateinamerika Analysen und Berichte no.10, ed. Dietmar Dirmoser et al., 102-39 (Hamburg: Junius Verlag, 1986).
"'The Rich Have Already Eaten...' Roots of Catastrophe in Central America"
Solon L. Barraclough and Michael F. Scott
Also available as a publication of the Transnational Institute.
"Statecraft, Social Policy, and Governance in Latin America"
James M. Malloy
A revised version is available in Governance VI (2, Journal of the International Political Science Association, Research Committee on the Structure and Organization of Government, Group of IPSA, April 1993).
"From National Corporatism to Transnational Pluralism: European Interest Politics and the Single Market"
A revised version is available in Participation in Public Policy-Making: The Role of Unions and Employers' Association, ed. Tiziano Treu, 97-126 (Berlin and New York: Walter de Gruyter).
"Poverty in Mexico: An Empirical Analysis"
"German Capitalism: Does it Exist? Can It Survive?"
"Poverty in Latin America: Issues and New Responses-A Rapporteurs' Report"
Gabriela Ippolito-O'Donnell and Brenda Markovitz
"Poverty and Inequality in Latin America: Some Political Reflections"
"Accountability for Past Abuses"
Juan E. Méndez
A version of this paper is forthcoming in the February 1997 issue of Human Rights Quarterly.
"Indigenous Politics and Democracy: Contesting Citizenship in Latin America"
Deborah J. Yasher
"Workshop on the Rule of Law and the Underprivileged in Latin America-A Rapporteurs' Report"
Gina Bekker and Robert Patrick
"Democratic Consolidation and Human Rights in Brazil"
Paulo Sergio Pinheiro
A Portuguese version of this paper has been published as the introduction to Democracia em pedaços: Direitos humanos no Brasil by Gilberto Dimenstein (São Paulo: Companhia das Letras, 1996).
"The Changing Status of Children in Latin America: Issues in Child Health and Children's Rights-A Rapporteur's Report"
Carol D. Stuart
"The Taxing Task of Taxing Transnationals"
Thomas A. Gresik
"Non-Governmental Terrorism in Latin America: Re-Examining Old Assumptions"
Andreas Feldmann and Maiju Perälä
"Transforming Labor-Based Parties in Latin America: The Argentine Justicialiste Party in Comparative Perspective"
"Ámbito y Papel de los Especialistas en las Reformas en los Sistemas de Salud:
Los Casos de Brasil y México"
Raquel Abrantes Pêgo and Célia Almeida
"Policy Making Under Divided Government in Mexico"
"Informal Institutions and Comparative Politics: A Research Agenda"
Gretchen Helmke and Steven Levitsky
"External Pressures and International Norms in Latin American Pension Reform"
J. Samuel Valenzuela
"Families, Welfare Institutions and Economic Development: Chile and Sweden an Comparative Perspective"
Juliana Martínez Franzoni and Diego Sánchez-Ancochea
"The Road to Universal Social Protection: How Costa Rica Informs Theory"
Marta M. Assumpção-Rodrigues
"Skill Formation, Governance, and Democracy in Brazil: The State of the Art of a Public Policy"
"A Progressive Juristocracy? The Unexpected Social Activism of India’s Supreme Court"
"“With or Without Cafta, We Need a Plan”: A Catholic Response to Free Trade in Costa Rica"
Nicholas Carnes and Noam Lupu
"Rethinking the Comparative Perspective on Class and Representation: Evidence from Latin America"
Matthew C. Ingram and Marcelo Marchesini da Costa
"Geographies of Violence: A Spatial Analysis of Five Types of Homicide in Brazil’s Municipalities"
Jacopo Bonan, Philippe LeMay-Boucher, Douglas Scott, Michel Tenikue
"Increasing Anti-Malaria Bednets Uptake Using Information and Distribution Strategies: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in Senegal"