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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press ; Cambridge, Mass. : World Peace Foundation, ©1997
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Robert I Rotberg
|Description:||xiii, 245 p. ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||Preface : Haiti's last best chance / Robert I. Rothberg --
Introduction : dismantling the predatory state : the conference report / Jennifer L. McCoy --
Resisting freedom : cultural factors in democracy : the case for Haiti / Patrick Bellegarde-Smith --
A social contract for whom? Haitian history and Haiti's future / Michel-Rolph Trouillot --
The Haitian dilemma reexamined : lessons from the past in the light of some new economic theory / Mats Lundahl --
Political culture, political change, and the etiology of violence / Donald E. Schulz --
A popular democratic revolution in a predemocratic society : the case of Haiti / Robert Pastor --
The rise, fall, and resurrection of President Aristide / Robert Fatton Jr. --
From outsiders to insiders : grassroots leadership and political change / Robert E. Maguire --
The role of the Diaspora in Haitian politics / Michel S. Laguerre --
Alternative models for Haiti's economic reconstruction / Clive Gray --
Priorities in the economic reconstruction of rural Haiti / Anthony V. Catanese --
No longer a pipe dream? Justice in Haiti / William G. O'Neill --
Haitian education under siege : democratization, national development, and social reconstruction / Marc E. Prou.
|Responsibility:||Robert I. Rotberg, editor.|
The ecstatic election of President Jean-Bertrand Aristide in 1990, his American-supported restoration to office in 1994, and the peaceful election in 1995 of President Rene Preval were harbingers of a radically new and promising era in Haitian political and economic life.
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