Revista Brasileira de Política Internacional
On-line version ISSN 1983-3121
DORATIOTO, Francisco Fernando Monteoliva. A política platina do Barão do Rio Branco. Rev. bras. polít. int. [online]. 2000, vol.43, n.2, pp.130-149. ISSN 1983-3121. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0034-73292000000200006.
This article focus on the Brazilian foreign policy in the Rio Branco years. From 1902 to 1912, the Brazilian Foreign Office adopts new guidelines to the project of consolidating Brazilian hegemony in South America. Yet, the relationship with the countries of the Plata Basin, particularly with Argentina, was essential to achieve this goal.
Keywords : Rio Branco; Brazilian foreign policy; South Cone; Power balance.