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    • Walter Benjamin o la historia a contrapelo 

      Villena Fiengo, Sergio (2003)
      En este breve ensayo se presenta una interpretación de las “Tesis de filosofía de la historia” de Walter Benjamin. La actualización de este texto ya canónico se lleva a cabo aplicando los principios metodológicos que el ...
    • WHICH IINSTITUTIONS DETERMINE GROWTH? A Small Step towards more Practical Policy Advice 

      Voorend, Koen (Insititute of Social Studies, 2006)
      Institutions are hot! The international development community has adopted this buzzword in its discourses and policies. There is ample literature pointing to the importance of institutions for economic development, and ...
    • Who Cares in Nicaragua? A Care Regime in an Exclusionary Social Policy Context 

      Voorend, Koen; Martínez Franzoni, Juliana (International Institute of Social Studies, The Hague, 2011)
      In Latin American countries with historically strong social policy regimes (such as those in the Southern Cone), neoliberal policies are usually blamed for the increased burden of female unpaid work. However, studying the ...
    • ¿Why Are Thre More Poor Women in Latin America? 

      Martínez Franzoni, Juliana (International Sociological Association, 2018)
      Latin America is emerging from a “left turn” or “Pink Tide” that started in 1998 and lasted through the mid-2010s. Electoral competition gave progressive platforms wider influence and highlighted demands for progressive ...