The New Brazil : From Backwater to BRIC

Roett, Riordan

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  • Format Books
  • Publication Washington : Brookings Institution Press, 2010.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (192 pages)
  • ISBNs 9780815704454, 0815704453
  • OCLC ocn652654327


  • The New Brazil tells the story of that nation's evolution from a remote Portuguese colony into a regional leader, a respected spokesman for the developing world, and an increasingly important partner for the United States and the European Union.


  • Front Cover; Copyright Information; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The New Brazil; The Historical Background: Colony, Empire, and Republic; The Making of Modern Brazil, 1930-64; The 1964 Revolution: From Bureaucratic Authoritarianism to Abertura; The Incomplete Transition, 1985-94; The Cardoso Era, 1995-2002; Lula's Brazil; Brazil's Emergence on the Global Stage; Conclusion: Brazil Emergent; Notes; Index; Back Cover