MPSE-002 Solved Assignment 2018-19
STATE AND SOCIETY IN LATIN AMERICA (MPSE-002)
TUTOR MARKED ASSIGNMENT
Course Code: MPSE-002
Assignment Code: ASST/TMA/2018-19
Answer any five questions in about 500 words each. Attempt at least two questions from
each section. Each question carries 20 marks.
1. Examine the impact of colonial economic structures on the socio-economic development of
2. Explain the main characteristics of political traditions in Latin America. Analyse their
relevance in the contemporary political processes.
3. Explain the role of church in the development of the Latin American society.
4. Discuss the rise and fall of Pampas as ‘Food Basket’ for the European countries.
5. Describe the features of the Peasant and Land Rights movement in Latin America.
Write a short note on the following in about 250 words each.
6. a) Economic liberalisation and global dependency in Latin America
b) Import Substitution Industrialisation (ISI ) adopted by Latin America
7. a) Features of populist movements in Latin America
b) Cyclical pattern of the transition of democracy in Latin America
8. a) Bolivian revolution (1952-1964 )
b) Nicaraguan Revolution
9. a) Democratic regimes in Latin America
b) Civil Society in Latin America
10. a) Women’s mobilisation in Latin America
b) Latin America and Third World movements