Politics in Mexico

Politics in Mexico : The Democratic Consolidation

3.27 (11 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days
When will my order arrive?


This detailed and accessible text gives readers a general introduction to all aspects of Mexican politics and the necessary historical grounding to understand it. Camp provides up-to-date information on such timely topics as decision-making, political participation, citizen socialization, voter behaviour, and electoral politics. The book also offers original analysis of the 2006 presidential election, and compares voter behaviour and electorial outcomes with the 2000 and 2003 elections. This text is perfect for classes in Mexican Politics, Latin American Politics and comparative politics.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 338 pages
  • 139.7 x 208.3 x 20.3mm | 385.56g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 5th Revised edition
  • maps
  • 0195313321
  • 9780195313321

Review quote

." . . a classic among students of Mexican and Latin American political science and history."--Este Pais"The virtues of this fine, rich book are many. . . . I can think of no better introduction to Mexican politics."--Inter-American Review of Bibliography"In providing this succinct and well-written overview of the evolving Mexican political system, Camp brings the excitement and interest of Mexican politics to a wide audience."--Journal of Developing Areasshow more

About Roderic A. Camp

Roderic Ai Camp is Philip M. McKenna Professor of the Pacific Rim at Claremont McKenna College and serves on the Advisory Board of the Mexican Institute at the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars in the Smithsonian Institution. His books include The Metamorphosis of Leadership in a Democratic Mexico (OUP 2010) and Mexico: What Everyone Needs to Know (OUP 2011).show more

Rating details

11 ratings
3.27 out of 5 stars
5 9% (1)
4 18% (2)
3 64% (7)
2 9% (1)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X