Columbia International Affairs Online: Working Papers

CIAO DATE: 09/2013

Latin Amerika'da Sosyal Demokrat Eğilimler

Yunus Emre

August 2013

Global Political Trends Center


The 2000s saw a new orientation through left including social democracy in Latin American countries. This orientation was the direct result of the failure of the neo liberal globalization project. This paper seeks to reveal social democratic trends in Latin America. For this purpose the rise of the Latin American left and basic trends were revealed and developments in Uruguay, Brazil, Chile and Argentina were examined.