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Social movements and the new left governments: popular participation, neo-extractivisim and indigenous protest

Further Reading

  • ‘Social Movements in Latin America: The Progressive Governments and Beyond Part 1’, special edition of Latin American Perspectives,  Issue 233 • Volume 47 Number 4 • July 2020

  • ‘Social Movements in Latin America: The Progressive Governments and Beyond Part 2’, special edition of Latin American Perspectives,  Issue 234 • Volume 47 Number 5 • September 2020

  • Anthony Bebbington and Jeffrey Bury, (eds.), Subterranean Struggles: New Dynamics of Mining, Oil and Gas in Latin America, (Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2012).
  • Anthony Bebbington (ed)., Social Conflict, Economic Development and Extractive Industry: Evidence from South America, (London: Routledge, 2012).
  • Steve Ellner (ed.), Latin America’s Radical Left: Challenges and Complexities of Political Power in the Twenty-first Century, (Plymouth: Rowman & Littlefield, 2014).
  • Benjamin Goldfrank,  Deepening Local Democracy in Latin America: Participation, Decentralization and the Left, (Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2011).
  • Riccarda Flemmer and Almut Schilling-Vacaflor, ‘Unfulfilled Promises of the Consultation Approach: the Limits to Effective Indigenous Participation in Bolivia’s and Peru’s Extractive Industries’, Third World Quarterly, Vol. 37, No.1  2016, ppl. 172-188.
  • R. Aida Hernández Castillo, ‘The Emergence of Indigenous Feminism in Latin America’, Signs, Volume 35, No. 3, Spring 2010m The-Emergance-of-Indigenous-Feminism-in-Latin-AmericaJournal-of-Women-and-Culture-in-Society.pdf (
  • Jewellord Nem Singh & France Bourgouin (eds.), Resource Governance and Developmental States in the Global South, (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013). 
  • Paul Posner, ‘Local democracy and Popular Participation: Chile and Brazil in Comparative Perspective, Democratisation, 2003, Volume 10, No. 3.
  • Marcy Rein & Clifton Ross, (eds), Until the Rulers Obey: Voices from Latin American Social Movements, (Oakland, CA: PM Press, 2013), 
  • David Smilde and Daniel Hellinger (eds.), Venezuela's Bolivarian Democracy  Participation, Politics, and Culture under Chávez, (Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2011).
  • Daniel Tubb, ‘Muddy Decisions: Gold in the Chocó, Colombia’, The Extractive Industries and Society, Vol. 2., Issue 4, 2015, pp. 734-745.
  • Marina Sitrin, Everyday Revolutions: Horizontalism and Autonomy in Argentina, (London: Zed Books, 2012).