A New Dawn? Indigenous Movements and Ethnic Inclusion in Latin America

  title={A New Dawn? Indigenous Movements and Ethnic Inclusion in Latin America},
  author={Manuel Vogt},
  journal={International Studies Quarterly},
  • Manuel Vogt
  • Published 1 December 2016
  • Political Science
  • International Studies Quarterly
This article investigates how indigenous movements in Latin America promote the political inclusion of historically marginalized indigenous groups. I argue that the social pressure produced by a strong movement promotes the inclusion of indigenous representatives in formal leadership positions. However, this effect depends on both the movement’s internal unity and the general responsiveness of the political system. I examine my claims using a mixed-methods design. I draw on a new group-level… 

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