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Chile: The Making of a Republic, 1830–1865

Chile: The Making of a Republic, 1830–1865
Politics and Ideas

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Part of Cambridge Latin American Studies

  • Date Published: June 2003
  • availability: Available
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9780521826105

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  • Simon Collier examines the formative period of the Chilean republic's history. He combines an analysis of the ideas and assumptions of the Chilean political class with a narrative of the political process from the consolidation of the Conservative regime in the 1830s, to the beginning of the liberalization in the early 1860s. Chile's stable and increasingly liberal political tradition was forged in serious and occasionally violent conflicts between the dominant Conservative Party (which governed in an often authoritarian manner from 1830 to 1858) and the growing forces of political Liberalism. A major political realignment in 1857-8 paved the way for comprehensive liberalization.

    • Describes the origins of Chile's distinctive political tradition
    • Brings to life the passionate debates of the period
    • Casts light on Chilean and Latin American political thinking
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    Reviews & endorsements

    "[T]he book is a delight to read, it is packed with useful insights and fascinating nuggets of information, and it offers the first clear narrative in English of a critically important era in Chilean history." Andy Daitsman-Villalobos, The Americas

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    Product details

    • Date Published: June 2003
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9780521826105
    • length: 294 pages
    • dimensions: 235 x 160 x 26 mm
    • weight: 0.6kg
    • contains: 1 map
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Acknowledgments
    Abbreviations used in the notes
    Introduction
    Part I. The New Republic, 1830–65:
    1. The early republic: a sketch
    2. The conservative system
    Part II. From Portales to Montt, 1835–51:
    3. Authoritarians and moderates, 1835–46
    4. The liberal challenge, 1846–51
    Part III. Mid-Century Attitudes:
    5. Progress and its instruments
    6. Political argument
    7. Model republic
    8. Looking outward
    Part IV. Order and Liberty, 1851–64:
    9. The Conservative defection, 1851–8
    10. The triumph of liberty, 1859–64
    Sources
    Index.

  • Author

    Simon Collier, Vanderbilt University, Tennessee

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