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The Resource Out of the shadows : political action and the informal economy in Latin America, edited by Patricia Fernández-Kelly and Jon Shefner

Out of the shadows : political action and the informal economy in Latin America, edited by Patricia Fernández-Kelly and Jon Shefner

Label
Out of the shadows : political action and the informal economy in Latin America
Title
Out of the shadows
Title remainder
political action and the informal economy in Latin America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Patricia Fernández-Kelly and Jon Shefner
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fernández-Kelly, Patricia
  • Shefner, Jon
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  • Informal sector (Economics)
  • Small business
  • Latin America
  • Civil society
Label
Out of the shadows : political action and the informal economy in Latin America, edited by Patricia Fernández-Kelly and Jon Shefner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Patricia Fernández-Kelly -- The informal economy in the shadow of the state / Miguel Angel Centeno and Alejandro Portes -- Risk and regulation in informal and illegal markets / John C. Cross and Sergio Peña -- Neoliberalism, markets, and informal grassroots economies / José Itzigsohn -- Vanishing assets: cumulative disadvantages among the urban poor / Mercedes González de la Rocha -- Female household headship, privation and power: challenging the "feminization of poverty" thesis / Sylvia Chant -- Protest in contemporary Argentina: a contentious repertoire in the making / Javier Auyero -- The even more difficult transition from clientelism to citizenship: lessons from Brazil / Robert Gay -- Informal politics in the Mexican democratic transition: the case of the people's urban movement / Juan Manuel Ramírez Sáiz -- "Do you think democracy is a magical thing?" From basic needs to democratization in informal politics / Jon Shefner
Control code
ocm62732659
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
280 p.
Isbn
9780271027517
Lccn
2005037090
Other physical details
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Label
Out of the shadows : political action and the informal economy in Latin America, edited by Patricia Fernández-Kelly and Jon Shefner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Patricia Fernández-Kelly -- The informal economy in the shadow of the state / Miguel Angel Centeno and Alejandro Portes -- Risk and regulation in informal and illegal markets / John C. Cross and Sergio Peña -- Neoliberalism, markets, and informal grassroots economies / José Itzigsohn -- Vanishing assets: cumulative disadvantages among the urban poor / Mercedes González de la Rocha -- Female household headship, privation and power: challenging the "feminization of poverty" thesis / Sylvia Chant -- Protest in contemporary Argentina: a contentious repertoire in the making / Javier Auyero -- The even more difficult transition from clientelism to citizenship: lessons from Brazil / Robert Gay -- Informal politics in the Mexican democratic transition: the case of the people's urban movement / Juan Manuel Ramírez Sáiz -- "Do you think democracy is a magical thing?" From basic needs to democratization in informal politics / Jon Shefner
Control code
ocm62732659
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
280 p.
Isbn
9780271027517
Lccn
2005037090
Other physical details
ill.

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