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Activists Beyond Borders: Advocacy Networks in International Politics
In Activists beyond Borders, Margaret E. Keck and Kathryn Sikkink examine a type of pressure group that has been largely ignored by political analysts: networks of activists For them influential notExpand
Transnational advocacy networks in international and regional politics
of Political Science, Johns Hopkins University, 338 Mergenthaler Hall, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA, email: mkeckKjhu.edu She is author of The Workers’ Party and Democratisation in Brazil (1992) and PT:Expand
The Workers` Party and Democratization in Brazil
In this groundbreaking study of the Workers' Party-the first legal mass party on the left in Brazil's recent history-Margaret E. Keck sheds new light on significant changes in Brazilian politicalExpand
Social Equity and Environmental Politics in Brazil: Lessons from the Rubber Tappers of Acre
  • M. Keck
  • Political Science
  • 1 July 1995
For two decades, representatives of third world countries have argued in international fora that poverty pollutes more noxiously than does development.' From the IUCN's World Conservation Strategy inExpand
Practical Authority: Agency and Institutional Change in Brazilian Water Politics - Excerpts
How do institutional arrangements established by law become operational in practice? It takes work for them to develop problem-solving capabilities and win recognition from others — what the authorsExpand
Mobilizing the State: The Erratic Partner in Brazil's Participatory Water Policy
Studies of participatory governance generally examine the input (deliberation, participation) and/or output (accountability) side of policy processes. Often neglected is the throughput: Does theExpand
Muddy Waters: The Political Construction of Deliberative River Basin Governance in Brazil
Over the last two decades, numerous international conferences and organizations have espoused managing water as an economic good, involving participatory forums in systems of decentralized managementExpand
Greening Brazil: Environmental Activism in State and Society
Greening Brazil challenges the claim that environmentalism came to Brazil from abroad. Two political scientists, Kathryn Hochstetler and Margaret E. Keck, retell the story of environmentalism inExpand
Update on the Brazilian Labor Movement
Since the strike waves of 1978-1980, Brazil's new union movement has grown far beyond its initial base in the heavily concentrated automobile industry in Sao Paulo's ABC industrial belt. CombativeExpand