Bolivian national revolution

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  • Bolivia


  • Bolivia -- History -- Revolution, 1952,
  • Bolivia -- Politics and government -- 1938-

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Statement[by] Robert J. Alexander.
LC ClassificationsF3326 .A6 1974
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 302 p.
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5426299M
ISBN 100837157307
LC Control Number73020876

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The second, Bolivia’s national revolution, resulted in agrarian reform, the nationalization of the country’s mines, and the implementation of universal suffrage and education.

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On 9 Aprilthe MNR led a successful revolt and set into motion the Bolivian National Revolution. Under President Víctor Paz Estenssoro and later, Hernan Siles, the MNR introduced universal adult.

Bolivian Revolution () Bolivia's defeat defeat by Paraguay in the Chaco War () marked a turning point for both Bolivia and the Bolivian people.

On 17 April, the Bolivian Workers’ Union (COB) was formed on the initiative of POR militant Miguel Alandia. Born amid the revolutionary fervour, the COB acquired since the very beginning features akin to a Soviet, and it had elements of real power.

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Alexander was at one point an advisor to President Kennedy (cf Joseph Hansen, Trotskyism in Latin America’, InterContinental Press, Volume 5, no 32, 5 September ), and has also written a book. The case of the Bolivian National Revolution, therefore, is unique in that Bolivia nationalized its tin mines, affecting US investors, but the US continued working with the country.

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Extractive Economies and Resource Nationalism. Guillermo Lora The Bolivian Revolution and the Activity of the POR. Our article here consists of extracts from Contribución a la historia Politica de Bolivia: historia del POR, Volume Two, La Paz,pp. and All That: The Bolivian Revolution in Comparative Perspective.

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Bolivian National Revolution Juan Lichin and Hernan Siles directed the revolution with help of Carabineros. The Revolution was short and bloodless.

When. By: Jessica Andrade This revolution. CAUSES OF THE REVOLUTION The Continental System. During the early s, the French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte pitted France against the United Kingdom in yet another war.

In an effort to. Nowhere was this system more pernicious than in Bolivia. The “old regime” based on the extractive colonial institutions lasted until when a revolution, masterminded by a political party.

A caravan of buses, security vehicles, Indigenous leaders, and backpackers with Che Guevara T-shirts wove their way down a muddy road through farmers’ fields to the precolonial city of. 12 Robert J. Alexander, The Bolivian National Revolution, (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, ), 13 Alexander, The Bolivian National Revolution, The Bolivian Army at this time.

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10 significant events in the book. PRELUDE TO REVOLUTION, Radical Military Government The Rise of New Political Groups The "Sexenio," THE BOLIVIAN NATIONAL REVOLUTION, Radical Reforms The .

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