Colombian Experience with Liberalism: on the Historical Weakness of the State
It has recently been noted that historical narratives without analysis are trivial, and that historical analyses without narrative are incomplete.1 Let me acknowledge from the start that this chapter will not strike a perfect balance between these two.
KeywordsCivil Code Traditional Society Colonial Period French Revolution International Order
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- 42.Taken from his speech to the Constitutional Congress of Bolivia, ‘Discurso al Congreso Costituyente de Bolivia’, May 1826, in Bolivar (1947), vol. II, p. 1223.Google Scholar