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Author Quintana, Alejandro
Title Maximino Avila Camacho and the One-Party State : The Taming of Caudillismo and Caciquismo in Post-Revolutionary Mexico
Imprint Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, 2010
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Note Cover -- Half title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Introduction -- Chapter 1. A Long and Winding Road to Peace and Stability (1820-1929) -- Chapter 2. The Authoritarian Workshop (1891-1934) -- Chapter 3. A New Breed of "Caudillo" (1929-1936) -- Chapter 4. A Basket with Some Rotten Apples (1937-1941) -- Chapter 5. With a Gun in His Hand (1941-1945) -- Conclusion -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index -- About the Author
Maximino Avila Camacho and the One-Party State is a political biography of General Maximino Avila Camacho (1891-1945), a powerful regional politician at the time when a party claiming to represent the goals of the Mexican Revolution first developed its long standing monopoly of Mexican politics. By tracing his career, we learn how and why the goals that had originally inspired the 'party of the revolution'-primarily democracy and social justice-were sacrificed in order to empower it
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Quintana, Alejandro Maximino Avila Camacho and the One-Party State : The Taming of Caudillismo and Caciquismo in Post-Revolutionary Mexico Lanham, MD : Lexington Books,c2010 9780739137475
Subject Political corruption - Mexico - History
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