Novos Estudos - CEBRAP
On-line version ISSN 1980-5403
GUTIERREZ, Carlos Jahnsen and LORINI, Irma. A trilha de Morales: novo movimento social indígena na Bolívia. Novos estud. - CEBRAP [online]. 2007, n.77, pp. 49-70. ISSN 1980-5403. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0101-33002007000100004.
This paper deals with social and economic conditions which made possible the emergence of new social movements in Bolivia under the leadership of indigenous peoples and coca farmers. These social movements supported the president Evo Morales in December 2005 elections. It also describes hindrances and contradictions faced by this new government.
Keywords : Bolivia; social movements; Evo Morales.