"Explains how the changes that Brazil has undergone over the last twenty years have transformed the social, political, economic, and diplomatic realms in that country and will affect its future, and especially influence the new presidency of Dilma Rousseff"--Provided by publisher.
Economic growth is the priority
Sustaining social progress
Foreign policy in a changing world
Evaluating the past and looking to the future.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-219) and index.