Selected articles from Venezuela Analysis

Selected articles from ZNet.

Chavez, Hugo and Marta Harnecker. Understanding the Venezuelan Revolution: Hugo Chávez Talks to

Marta Harnecker. New York: Monthly Review Press, 2005.

Freire, Paulo. Trans. By Myra Ramos. Pedagogy of the Oppressed. NY: Continuum

Press, 2000.

Gott, Richard. Hugo Chávez and the Bolivarian Revolution. NY: Verso, 2005.

Hellinger, Daniel. Venezuela: A Tarnished Democracy. Westview, 1992 (On pdf files on


Márquez, Patricia. The Street is My Home: Youth and Violence in Caracas. Stanford:

Stanford University Press, 1999.

Constitution of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela

Articles & Excerpts on BlackBoard CourseInfo

Boue, Juan Carlos Venezuela: The Political Economy of Oil. Oxford:

Oxford University Press, 1993.

Castenada, Nora. Creating A Caring Economy. Philadelphia: Global Women's Strike.


Collins, Sheila D. "Breaking the Mold? Venezuela 's Defiance of the Neoliberal

Agenda," New Political Science, Vol. 27, No. 3 (September 2005): 367-395.

Coronel, Gustavo. The Nationalization of the Venezuelan Oil Industry. Lexington, Massachusetts:

Lexington Books, 1983.

DeLong, Seth. " Venezuela 's Agrarian land Reform: More like Lincoln than Lenin."

Dinges, John. "Soul Search." Columbia Journalism Review. Issue 4: July/August 2005.

Farmer, Paul. Ch. 5 on Liberation Theology from Pathologies of Power: Health, Human

Rights, and the New War on the Poor. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2005.

Feder, Ernest. The Rape of the Peasantry: Latin America 's Landholding System. New York: Doubleday

& Co., 1971.

Fuentes, Federico. " Venezuela: Land Reform Battle Deepens."

(originally published in: Green Left Weekly, New South Wales, Australia, October 12, 2005.)

Fox, Michael. " Venezuela 's Cooperatives Take First Steps Towards National Cooperative Movement,"

Guevara, Aleida. Chávez: Venezuela and the New Latin Americ a. NY: Ocean Press,

2005. Excerpts: 1-6; 33-59.

Kirby, John. " Venezuela 's Land Reform: Progress and Change," Journal of Interamerican Studies and\

World Affairs, Vol. 15, No. 2 (May 1973), pp. 205-220.

Lendman, Stephen. "New Estimate of Venezuela's Total oil Reserves Makes It the Grandest of Grand

Prizes for US,"

McBeth, B. S. Juan Vicente Gomez and the Oil Companies in Venezuela, 1908 - 1935. Cambridge:

Cambridge University Press, 1983.

Piniero Harnecker, Camila. "The New Cooperative movement in Venezuela 's Bolivarian Process,"

Randall, Laura. The Political Economy of Venezuelan Oil. New York: Praeger, 1987.

Partial List of Other Texts & Materials (Many of these are on BB)

The Carter Center. The Carter Center and the Peacebuilding Process in Venezuela, June 2002

February 2005.

The Carter Center. Observing the Venezuela n Presidential Recall Referendum: Comprehensive Report,

February 2005.

Coronil, Fernando. The Magical State: Nature, Money, and Modernity in Venezuela. Chicago: University

of Chicago Press, 1997.

Chávez, Hugo Friás. The Fascist Coup Against Venezuela, Speeches and Addresses December 2002

January 2003, 2 nd ed. augmented. Havana: Ediciones Plaza, 2003.

Ellner, Steve and Daniel Hellinger (eds.). Venezuelan Politics in the Chávez Era: Class,

Polarization and Conflict. Boulder: Lynne Reinner, 2004.

Gindin, Jonah. "Chavistas in the Halls of Power, Chavistas on the Street," NACLA Report on the

Americas, 38, No. 5 ( March 5, 2005 ).

Golinger, Eva. The Chávez Code: Cracking U.S. Intervention in Venezuela ( Havana: Editorial José

Martí, 2005.

Gould, Carol. Globalizing Democracy and Human Rights. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004.

Goumbri, Olivia Burlingame (ed.). The Venezuela Reader: The Building of a People's

Democracy. Washington, DC: EPICA, 2005.

" Latin America is Far From Rejecting Democracy," Financial Times, August 2, 2004.

Latin American Perspectives, Issue 141, Vol. 32, No. 2, March 2005.

Latin American Perspectives, Issue 127, Vol. 29, No. 6, November 2002.

Lijphart, Arend. Patterns of Democracy: Government Forms and Performance in Thirty- Six Countries.

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999.

Slim, Hugo and Paul Thompson. Listening for a Change.

United Nations Development Programme, Democracy in Latin America: Towards a Citizens'

Democracy, available at:

Wilpert, Wilpert. " Venezuela 's 'Other Path,'" Dissent, Spring 2005, pp. 21-24.


Chávez, Venezuela and the New Latin America. A Documentary by Aleida Guevara and Ocean

Film. 2004.

The Revolution Will Not Be Televised. Filmed & Directed by Kim Bartley & Donnacha O Briain.

Produced in association with the Irish Film Board.

Talking About Power: Global Women's Strike. Director Nina Lopez. 2005.

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