Journal of Latin American Studies Vol. 34, Issue 02, Pages 427-477 May 2002 HKS Authors See citation below for complete author information. Merilee Grindle Edward S. Mason Professor of International Development, Emerita Citation Grindle, Merilee S. Review of Towards Democratic Viability, Ed. John Crabtree and Laurence Whitehead. Journal of Latin American Studies, 34.02 May 2002: 427-477.