Hugo Chávez has taken on the mantle of the people's will. He has also taken on an ever-larger share of political power and shown an increasing interest in spreading his “Bolivarian revolution” to the downtrodden in nearby Colombia, Ecuador, and Bolivia.
Defining the “Bolivarian Revolution”: Hugo Chávez's Venezuela
Jennifer McCoy is a professor of political science at Georgia State University and director of the Carter Center's Latin American and Caribbean Program. She is the editor of and a contributor to Political Learning and Redemocratization in Latin America (University of Miami: North-South Center Press, 2000).
- Views Icon Views
- Share Icon Share
- Search Site
Jennifer McCoy, Laura Neuman; Defining the “Bolivarian Revolution”: Hugo Chávez's Venezuela. Current History 1 February 2001; 100 (643): 80–85. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2001.100.643.80
Download citation file: