Front Cover; Title Page; Dedication; Half Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction: A Portly Knight and His Far From Average First Lady; Chapter One: Warrior; Flower Power; A Political Apprenticeship; Fire Power; Chapter Two: Philosopher; A Tupamaro Persona?; The Left Before Taking Power; Horizontal and Egalitarian or Vertical and Hierarchical?; Parliament and the Problem of Representation; Chapter Three: President; Uruguay after the Deluge; From Deputy and Senator to Minister; The Presidency and After; Conclusion: A Left Alternative?
The Philosopher takes Power while the Politician ThinksWhat is Left?; Glossary; Chronology; Sources; Index.
Introduction: Uruguay as a Question-- From Alienation to Integration: Intellectuals, Politics & Polemics-- From FIDEL to the Frente: The Uruguayan Left Looks for Someone to Talk to-- Dialogue Engaged: The Frente Amplio as Coalition Interlude: The Armed Forces and Failure-- The Revenge of the Foreign: Uruguay on the Eve of De(con)struction-- Dialogue Resumed: Democracy, Intellectuals and the Frente Amplio in Post-Dictatorship Uruguay-- Dialogue Outside Politics: Uruguay as Problem in the Twenty-first Century-- Conclusion.