Miriam Saraiva

Miriam Saraiva
Rio de Janeiro State University | UERJ · Departamento de Relações Internacionais (DRI)

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É uma afirmativa frequente na literatura dos estudiosos da política externa argentina de que os comportamentos da Argentina frente ao Brasil e aos Estados Unidos teriam tido vínculos, pesos e contrapesos, ou impactos um no outro. Com vistas a dialogar com essa literatura, o objetivo deste artigo é analisar os bastidores da política externa argentin...
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In recent times the interaction between democracy and foreign policy has begun to be studied and theorized in Brazil. The link between politics and foreign policy is not new, however, the focus of this article is on the shifts that have taken place since the beginning of the democratic regime. Its aim is to identify changes in Brazilian foreign pol...
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The arrival of Jair Bolsonaro in the Brazilian presidency has brought many changes in Brazilian foreign policy. Many consolidated patterns of the country's international behaviour were put at risk, and then replaced by statements and/or actions than caused not only frictions with international partners but also with domestic actors. The article dis...
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A partir de la idea de que América del Sur ha ocupado un lugar destacado en la política exterior brasileña, este artículo analiza las especificidades de la política externa para la región durante el gobierno de Lula da Silva (2003-2010). A pesar de la línea de continuidad con proyectos iniciados por el gobierno anterior, la gestión de Lula presentó...
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The paper proposes a conceptual approach based on regional governance to think about the crossroads in which the South American integration process is now. This concept is articulated in a continuum in which the different actors interact-cooperate-coordinate-integrate and has also two transversal dimensions: the regionness and the ideology. The fir...
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O lugar da Argentina na política externa brasileira desde o século XIX, mas com destaque para a trajetória de 1979 até o final do governo de Lula da Silva.
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The article concentrates on the role which the strategic partnership with the European Union played in Brazilian foreign policy from 2007 to 2015, and the shift of focus that took place during the Lula and Dilma Rousseff administrations. It analyses the progress of such strategic partnership and the exchanges per sector carried out within related f...
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Sean W. Burges, Brazil in the World: The International Relations of a South American Giant. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2017. Figures, tables, bibliography, index, 296 pp.; hardcover $115, paperback $32.95, ebook. - Volume 59 Issue 3 - Miriam Gomes Saraiva
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Since 2003, in a shifting international scenario of increasing fragmentation and following the decline of the liberal world order seen in the 1990s, Brazil has taken assertive action to expand its participation in multilateral forums and debates on global political matters as part of a diplomatic strategy that envisages a reformulation of existing...
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Since the ‘90s, the EU has deployed a comprehensive strategy towards Latin America that gives priority to relations with regional groups. During the same period Brazil’s foreign policy pursued special relations with the EU taking into account Mercosur. Over the last years, the EU has been looking to intensify individual relations with ‘emerging pow...
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Na última década, mudanças e inovações foram introduzidas nas redes intergovernamentais de política externa. Novas potências como Brasil adquiriram um peso relativo devido ao seu novo status atuando como definidor de agendas, moderador e construtor de coalizões. Esse artigo examina a relevância de diferentes redes de política externa como o Fórum Í...
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Dilma Rousseff’s government inherited clearly defined foreign policy strategies from her political party predecessor: a revisionary approach to international institutions, an active stance in multilateral forums as a representative of southern countries, and an orientation towards the South American dimension. The autonomist group remains holding k...
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“[E]ver since the Baron of Rio Branco asserted his theory of symbolic power resources, Brazil's foreign policy has operated under the assumption that the country will attain international standing through the mechanisms of soft power.” Fifth in a series on soft power around the world.
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The aim of this article is to analyze the Brazilian foreign policy during the Lula government, focusing on its continuities and changes related to the former government. The article is organized as follows: Firstly, introduces a debate about continuities and discontinuities in Brazilian foreign policy. Secondly presents a brief historical of the fo...
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Brazil has a dual identity as a Latin American country and one of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa). The regional and global dimensions of Brasilia’s foreign policy have been closely intertwined. Inspired by the idea of development and autonomy in the last ten years, Brazil has assumed a stronger regional leadership role. Th...
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El artículo examina el estado actual de las visiones de los actores políticos en los procesos de integración en América del Sur, que son la base para la evolución de estos procesos; desde esta perspectiva, se analiza la historia reciente del Mercosur y la Unasur. Como segundo objetivo, se discute el papel que Brasil ha desempeñado en la evolución d...
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How has Brazil's diplomatic corps perceived the international order since the beginning of the century? What position has Europe held in Brazil's foreign policy in the period? How is Europe perceived by Brazilian foreign policymakers? Based on the understanding that Brazil is building up its regional leadership and its role as a global player, the...
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Se hace hincapié en la mayor visibilidad de Brasil en la política internacional, que es atribuida fundamentalmente a la persecución de dos objetivos de largo plazo de la política exterior brasileña en forma casi permanente: búsqueda de autonomía y mayor prota- gonismo en el plano internacional. El argumento se sustenta en el análisis histórico de l...
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O presente artigo busca analisar os impactos que a atual crise argentina poderá exercer no âmbito do Mercosul, em especial para as relações entre seus integrantes de maior porte, a própria Argentina e o Brasil.
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Partindo de uma análise histórica do cenário político argentino, o presente artigo tem como objetivo o exame dos impactos da recente crise política argentina no senado deste país.
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O presente artigo tem como objetivo analisar os conseqüências do atentado terrorista de 11 de setembro de 2001 para os EUA, enquanto expoente de maior peso na nova ordem internacional.
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A partir do caso do Iraque, em especial da posição francesa, o presente artigo busca delinear os limites e a atual conformação da política de Segurança Comum europeia.
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O presente artigo busca delinear as conseqüências e impactos da expansão dos número de países integrantes do Bloco Europeu.
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In general terms, Brazilian foreign policy has been marked by continuity. Behind this continuity lie a number of long-held beliefs that have influenced its evolution: the importance of autonomy, universalist action, and destiny, the idea that the country will one day come to occupy a place of greater distinction in international politics (“the dest...
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The aim of this article is to analyze Brazil's foreign policy towards the South American region during President Lula's administration. As such, the article intends to highlight two specific dimensions: the extent to which foreign policy during this period has differed from previous periods and the relative importance granted by Brazilian diplomacy...
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The election of Lula at the same period of the election of Nestor Kirchner and Tabare Vasquez, opened the way for the building of expectations about Mercosul improuvement. However, this expectations has not taken place at all and the South-American dimension under Brazilian leadership has progressively became priority in Brazilian foreign policy. I...
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Este artículo analiza las percepciones que sobre el Mercosur tienen los actores políticos de los países más grandes que lo integran. Se propone evaluar los argumentos en la esfera pública en apoyo o rechazo de esta iniciativa regional. Para lograr este objetivo se analizan las ideas defendidas en Argentina y Brasil, y se evalúa también en qué medid...
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Embora a política externa brasileira seja marcada em geral pela continuidade, existem atualmente duas correntes no Ministério de Relações Exteriores �os institucionalistas pragmáticos e os autonomistas- que, embora partam de um núcleo comum de crenças que marcam a sociedade brasileira e a diplomacia em geral, têm visões de mundo e, consequentemente...
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RESUMEN: Desde el principio de su gestión, el presidente Lula da Silva busca profundizar de forma más activa el comportamiento en relación a América Latina que Brasil ya venía adoptando en la gestión anterior. La seguridad en América del Sur, identificada con la estabilidad democrática, viene articulada a la intención brasileña de construir un pape...
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No artigo, analisam-se as percepções de atores políticos domésticos no interior dos maiores países membros do Mercosul sobre o processo de integração, e apresentam-se as idéias existentes na esfera pública de apoio ou de rejeição ao bloco. Para atingir este objetivo, são analisadas as idéias defendidas por estes atores na Argentina e no Brasil, ass...
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The article analyses perceptions of domestic political actors about the integration in Mercosur inside each of its biggest members, and presents some ideas for and against the block. To achieve this aim, it analyses ideas defended by these actors in Argentina and Brazil and evaluates how domestic actors in Venezuela were involved in the process of...
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One of the factors that contribute to the limited strengthening of Mercosur is the perceptions inside of each of the member countries about the regional integration process. Despite de existence of perceptions who identify the relevance of joined actions in this area, basic elements have been many times dissonant and have brought uncertainties amon...
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A constante e progressiva participação de governos subnacionais na esfera internacional chama atenção para uma nova dimensão das relações internacionais. As razões para esta implicação de governos subnacionais no cenário externo são vinculadas tanto às mudanças que ocorreram na esfera internacional, às reformas no interior dos Estados, quanto às mo...
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The aim of this article is to analyze the two approaches to South-South cooperation evident in Brazilian foreign policy between 1993 and 2007. On one hand the article examines Brazilian foreign policy towards South America. Specifically, cooperation with Mercosur members and South-American cooperation broadly conceptualized. The region is a foreign...
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Desde el principio de su gestión, el presidente Lula da Silva busca profundizar de forma más activa el comportamiento en relación a América Latina que Brasil ya venía adoptando en la gestión anterior. La seguridad en América del Sur, identificada con la estabilidad democrática, viene articulada a la intención brasileña de construir un papel de lide...
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This article examines the European Union's ability to act as an international actor in the interregional dialogues through an analysis of its behavior towards the Mercosur countries from 1991 to 2003. The first part discusses approaches concerning the perceptions of the European Union as an international actor. The second one examines the developme...
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O artigo analisa as mudanças nas políticas exteriores de Argentina e Brasil depois da Guerra Fria. É um estudo comparativo das linhas gerais de suas políticas externas nos anos 90, com ênfase na percepção, respectiva, da nova ordem internacional. Neste marco, trabalha com as relações com os Estados Unidos, as questões de segurança e as relações reg...
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Este artigo explica a situação das relações entre Brasil e Argentina no final dos anos 90. Orienta-se para o destaque dos quatro campos mais relevantes deste processo de integração, que são o econômico, onde esta está mais presente; a área de política externa e segurança, que, nos anos 90, apresentou divergências; o âmbito campo científico com suas...
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In this article there are displayed the antecedents, constitution and first moments of the process of integration undetaken by Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay. From a brazilean perspective, the author specifies the way in which a history of diplomacy tensions ends with common goals. There are also described the external and internal factors...

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