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A contemporary Cuba reader : reinventing the Revolution, edited by Phillip Brenner ... [and others]

Label
A contemporary Cuba reader : reinventing the Revolution
Title
A contemporary Cuba reader
Title remainder
reinventing the Revolution
Statement of responsibility
edited by Phillip Brenner ... [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
972.9106/4
Index
index present
LC call number
F1788
LC item number
.C67 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Brenner, Philip
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Cuba
Label
A contemporary Cuba reader : reinventing the Revolution, edited by Phillip Brenner ... [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: History as prologue : Cuba before the special period -- The revolutionary and political content of Fidel Castro's charismatic authority / Nelson P. Valdés -- July 26. History absolved him. Now what? / Saul Landau -- "The Cuban nation's single party" : the Communist Party of Cuba faces the future / William M. LeoGrande -- Cuba's Revolutionary Armed Forces : last bulwark of the state! Last bulwark of the revolution? / Hal Klepak -- On Cuban democracy : Cuba and the democratic culture / Rafael Hernández -- Successes and failures of a decentralizing experience : Cuba's local governments / Haroldo Dilla Alfonso, Gerardo González Núñez -- Society, civil society, and the state : an uneasy three-way affair / Damian J. Fernández -- Cuba poll : the findings / Mimi Whitefield, Mary Beth Sheridan -- Cuba's Catholic dissident : the saga of Oswald Payá / Tim Padgett -- Development as an unfinished affair : Cuba after the "great adjustment" of the 1990s / Pedro Monreal -- The Cuban economy : amid economic stagnation and reversal of reforms / Mauricio de Miranda Parrondo -- Cutting losses : Cuba downsizes its sugar industry / Philip Peters -- The political economy of leisure / Marguerite Rose Jiménez -- Going against the grain : agricultural crisis and transformation / Minor Sinclair, Martha Thompson -- Vale todo : in Cuba's Paladares, everything is prohibited but anything goes / Ted Henken -- Dollarization and its discontents in the post-Soviet era / Susan Eckstein -- Neoliberalism, global inequality, and irreparable destruction of our natural habitat : message to the 11th United Nations Conference on Trade and Development / Fidel Castro Ruz -- Cuba and the Pax Americana / Jorge I. Domínguez -- Cuba's counter-hegemonic strategy / H. Michael Erisman -- Like Sisyphus's stone : U.S.-Cuban relations in the aftermath of September 11, 2001 / Soraya M. Castro Mariño -- Advancing the day when Cuba will be free / Daniel W. Fisk -- Fidel's final victory / Julia E. Sweig -- Wanted : a logical Cuba policy / Wayne S. Smith -- The Cuban Five and the U.S. War Against Terror / Leonard Weinglass -- The European Union's perception of Cuba : from frustration to irritation / Joaquín Roy -- Sleeping with an elephant / Peter McKenna, John M. Kirk -- Cuban Americans and their transnational ties / Susan Eckstein, Loreen Barbeira -- In the shadow of plenty, Cuba copes with a crippled health care system / Robin C. Williams -- Social impact of the economic measures / Mirén Uriarte -- Cuban youth : aspirations, social perceptions, and identity / María Isabel Domínguez -- The Cuban education system : lessons and dilemmas / Lavinia Gasperini -- Early childhood education in revolutionary Cuba during the special period / Margo Kirk -- Heroines of the special period / María López Vigil -- The status of Cuban women : from economically dependent to independent / Raisa Pagés -- Recreating racism : race and discrimination in Cuba's special period / Alejandro del al Fuente -- The status of gays in Cuba : myth and reality / Larry R. Oberg -- Civil society and religion in Cuba : past, present, and future / Margaret E. Crahan -- There is no homeland without virtue / Cardinal Jaime Lucas Ortega y Alamino -- A Black woman from Cuba, that's all : an interview with Nancy Morejón / Nancy Morejón, John M. Kirk -- Living and creating in Cuba : risks and challenges / Leonardo Padura Fuentes -- Visions of dollars dance before Cuban artists' eyes / Maria Finn -- Ballet : split with Cuba still brings pain / Enrique Fernándex -- Cuban cinema / Michael Chanan -- Two songs / Carlos Varela -- From the heart of Cuba, a love song for the Crescent City / David Cázares -- Rap and revolution : hip-hop comes to Cuba / Margot Olavarria -- Home-grown virtuosos / Howard Reich -- The dual role of sports / Paula Pettavino, Philip Brenner -- The Cuban media / María López Vigil
  • On Cuban democracy : Cuba and the democratic culture
  • Rafael Hernández
  • Successes and failures of a decentralizing experience : Cuba's local governments
  • Haroldo Dilla Alfonso, Gerardo González Núñez
  • Society, civil society, and the state : an uneasy three-way affair
  • Damian J. Fernández
  • Cuba poll : the findings
  • Mimi Whitefield, Mary Beth Sheridan
  • Cuba's Catholic dissident : the saga of Oswald Payá
  • Tim Padgett --
  • Revolutionary and political content of Fidel Castro's charismatic authority
  • Nelson P. Valdés
  • July 26. History absolved him. Now what?
  • Saul Landau
  • "The Cuban nation's single party" : the Communist Party of Cuba faces the future
  • William M. LeoGrande
  • Cuba's Revolutionary Armed Forces : last bulwark of the state! Last bulwark of the revolution?
  • Hal Klepak
  • Going against the grain : agricultural crisis and transformation
  • Minor Sinclair, Martha Thompson
  • Vale todo : in Cuba's Paladares, everything is prohibited but anything goes
  • Ted Henken
  • Dollarization and its discontents in the post-Soviet era
  • Susan Eckstein
  • Neoliberalism, global inequality, and irreparable destruction of our natural habitat : message to the 11th United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
  • Fidel Castro Ruz
  • Cuba and the Pax Americana
  • Jorge I. Domínguez
  • Development as an unfinished affair : Cuba after the "great adjustment" of the 1990s
  • Cuba's counter-hegemonic strategy
  • H. Michael Erisman
  • Like Sisyphus's stone : U.S.-Cuban relations in the aftermath of September 11, 2001
  • Soraya M. Castro Mariño
  • Advancing the day when Cuba will be free
  • Daniel W. Fisk
  • Fidel's final victory
  • Julia E. Sweig
  • Wanted : a logical Cuba policy
  • Wayne S. Smith
  • Pedro Monreal
  • Cuban Five and the U.S. War Against Terror
  • Leonard Weinglass
  • European Union's perception of Cuba : from frustration to irritation
  • Joaquín Roy
  • Sleeping with an elephant
  • Peter McKenna, John M. Kirk
  • Cuban Americans and their transnational ties
  • Susan Eckstein, Loreen Barbeira --
  • Cuban economy : amid economic stagnation and reversal of reforms
  • Mauricio de Miranda Parrondo
  • Cutting losses : Cuba downsizes its sugar industry
  • Philip Peters
  • Political economy of leisure
  • Marguerite Rose Jiménez
  • Early childhood education in revolutionary Cuba during the special period
  • Margo Kirk
  • Heroines of the special period
  • María López Vigil
  • Status of Cuban women : from economically dependent to independent
  • Raisa Pagés
  • Recreating racism : race and discrimination in Cuba's special period
  • Alejandro del al Fuente
  • Status of gays in Cuba : myth and reality
  • Larry R. Oberg
  • In the shadow of plenty, Cuba copes with a crippled health care system
  • Civil society and religion in Cuba : past, present, and future
  • Margaret E. Crahan
  • There is no homeland without virtue
  • Cardinal Jaime Lucas Ortega y Alamino
  • A Black woman from Cuba, that's all : an interview with Nancy Morejón
  • Nancy Morejón, John M. Kirk
  • Living and creating in Cuba : risks and challenges
  • Leonardo Padura Fuentes
  • Visions of dollars dance before Cuban artists' eyes
  • Maria Finn
  • Robin C. Williams
  • Ballet : split with Cuba still brings pain
  • Enrique Fernándex
  • Cuban cinema
  • Michael Chanan
  • Two songs
  • Carlos Varela
  • From the heart of Cuba, a love song for the Crescent City
  • David Cázares
  • Rap and revolution : hip-hop comes to Cuba
  • Margot Olavarria
  • Social impact of the economic measures
  • Home-grown virtuosos
  • Howard Reich
  • Dual role of sports
  • Paula Pettavino, Philip Brenner
  • Cuban media
  • María López Vigil
  • Mirén Uriarte
  • Cuban youth : aspirations, social perceptions, and identity
  • María Isabel Domínguez
  • Cuban education system : lessons and dilemmas
  • Lavinia Gasperini
Control code
ocm125401881
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xvi, 413 pages
Isbn
9780742555068
Lccn
2007017602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40015376182
System control number
  • (OCoLC)125401881
  • (OCoLC)125401881
  • (Sirsi) a1000770
Label
A contemporary Cuba reader : reinventing the Revolution, edited by Phillip Brenner ... [and others]
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: History as prologue : Cuba before the special period -- The revolutionary and political content of Fidel Castro's charismatic authority / Nelson P. Valdés -- July 26. History absolved him. Now what? / Saul Landau -- "The Cuban nation's single party" : the Communist Party of Cuba faces the future / William M. LeoGrande -- Cuba's Revolutionary Armed Forces : last bulwark of the state! Last bulwark of the revolution? / Hal Klepak -- On Cuban democracy : Cuba and the democratic culture / Rafael Hernández -- Successes and failures of a decentralizing experience : Cuba's local governments / Haroldo Dilla Alfonso, Gerardo González Núñez -- Society, civil society, and the state : an uneasy three-way affair / Damian J. Fernández -- Cuba poll : the findings / Mimi Whitefield, Mary Beth Sheridan -- Cuba's Catholic dissident : the saga of Oswald Payá / Tim Padgett -- Development as an unfinished affair : Cuba after the "great adjustment" of the 1990s / Pedro Monreal -- The Cuban economy : amid economic stagnation and reversal of reforms / Mauricio de Miranda Parrondo -- Cutting losses : Cuba downsizes its sugar industry / Philip Peters -- The political economy of leisure / Marguerite Rose Jiménez -- Going against the grain : agricultural crisis and transformation / Minor Sinclair, Martha Thompson -- Vale todo : in Cuba's Paladares, everything is prohibited but anything goes / Ted Henken -- Dollarization and its discontents in the post-Soviet era / Susan Eckstein -- Neoliberalism, global inequality, and irreparable destruction of our natural habitat : message to the 11th United Nations Conference on Trade and Development / Fidel Castro Ruz -- Cuba and the Pax Americana / Jorge I. Domínguez -- Cuba's counter-hegemonic strategy / H. Michael Erisman -- Like Sisyphus's stone : U.S.-Cuban relations in the aftermath of September 11, 2001 / Soraya M. Castro Mariño -- Advancing the day when Cuba will be free / Daniel W. Fisk -- Fidel's final victory / Julia E. Sweig -- Wanted : a logical Cuba policy / Wayne S. Smith -- The Cuban Five and the U.S. War Against Terror / Leonard Weinglass -- The European Union's perception of Cuba : from frustration to irritation / Joaquín Roy -- Sleeping with an elephant / Peter McKenna, John M. Kirk -- Cuban Americans and their transnational ties / Susan Eckstein, Loreen Barbeira -- In the shadow of plenty, Cuba copes with a crippled health care system / Robin C. Williams -- Social impact of the economic measures / Mirén Uriarte -- Cuban youth : aspirations, social perceptions, and identity / María Isabel Domínguez -- The Cuban education system : lessons and dilemmas / Lavinia Gasperini -- Early childhood education in revolutionary Cuba during the special period / Margo Kirk -- Heroines of the special period / María López Vigil -- The status of Cuban women : from economically dependent to independent / Raisa Pagés -- Recreating racism : race and discrimination in Cuba's special period / Alejandro del al Fuente -- The status of gays in Cuba : myth and reality / Larry R. Oberg -- Civil society and religion in Cuba : past, present, and future / Margaret E. Crahan -- There is no homeland without virtue / Cardinal Jaime Lucas Ortega y Alamino -- A Black woman from Cuba, that's all : an interview with Nancy Morejón / Nancy Morejón, John M. Kirk -- Living and creating in Cuba : risks and challenges / Leonardo Padura Fuentes -- Visions of dollars dance before Cuban artists' eyes / Maria Finn -- Ballet : split with Cuba still brings pain / Enrique Fernándex -- Cuban cinema / Michael Chanan -- Two songs / Carlos Varela -- From the heart of Cuba, a love song for the Crescent City / David Cázares -- Rap and revolution : hip-hop comes to Cuba / Margot Olavarria -- Home-grown virtuosos / Howard Reich -- The dual role of sports / Paula Pettavino, Philip Brenner -- The Cuban media / María López Vigil
  • On Cuban democracy : Cuba and the democratic culture
  • Rafael Hernández
  • Successes and failures of a decentralizing experience : Cuba's local governments
  • Haroldo Dilla Alfonso, Gerardo González Núñez
  • Society, civil society, and the state : an uneasy three-way affair
  • Damian J. Fernández
  • Cuba poll : the findings
  • Mimi Whitefield, Mary Beth Sheridan
  • Cuba's Catholic dissident : the saga of Oswald Payá
  • Tim Padgett --
  • Revolutionary and political content of Fidel Castro's charismatic authority
  • Nelson P. Valdés
  • July 26. History absolved him. Now what?
  • Saul Landau
  • "The Cuban nation's single party" : the Communist Party of Cuba faces the future
  • William M. LeoGrande
  • Cuba's Revolutionary Armed Forces : last bulwark of the state! Last bulwark of the revolution?
  • Hal Klepak
  • Going against the grain : agricultural crisis and transformation
  • Minor Sinclair, Martha Thompson
  • Vale todo : in Cuba's Paladares, everything is prohibited but anything goes
  • Ted Henken
  • Dollarization and its discontents in the post-Soviet era
  • Susan Eckstein
  • Neoliberalism, global inequality, and irreparable destruction of our natural habitat : message to the 11th United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
  • Fidel Castro Ruz
  • Cuba and the Pax Americana
  • Jorge I. Domínguez
  • Development as an unfinished affair : Cuba after the "great adjustment" of the 1990s
  • Cuba's counter-hegemonic strategy
  • H. Michael Erisman
  • Like Sisyphus's stone : U.S.-Cuban relations in the aftermath of September 11, 2001
  • Soraya M. Castro Mariño
  • Advancing the day when Cuba will be free
  • Daniel W. Fisk
  • Fidel's final victory
  • Julia E. Sweig
  • Wanted : a logical Cuba policy
  • Wayne S. Smith
  • Pedro Monreal
  • Cuban Five and the U.S. War Against Terror
  • Leonard Weinglass
  • European Union's perception of Cuba : from frustration to irritation
  • Joaquín Roy
  • Sleeping with an elephant
  • Peter McKenna, John M. Kirk
  • Cuban Americans and their transnational ties
  • Susan Eckstein, Loreen Barbeira --
  • Cuban economy : amid economic stagnation and reversal of reforms
  • Mauricio de Miranda Parrondo
  • Cutting losses : Cuba downsizes its sugar industry
  • Philip Peters
  • Political economy of leisure
  • Marguerite Rose Jiménez
  • Early childhood education in revolutionary Cuba during the special period
  • Margo Kirk
  • Heroines of the special period
  • María López Vigil
  • Status of Cuban women : from economically dependent to independent
  • Raisa Pagés
  • Recreating racism : race and discrimination in Cuba's special period
  • Alejandro del al Fuente
  • Status of gays in Cuba : myth and reality
  • Larry R. Oberg
  • In the shadow of plenty, Cuba copes with a crippled health care system
  • Civil society and religion in Cuba : past, present, and future
  • Margaret E. Crahan
  • There is no homeland without virtue
  • Cardinal Jaime Lucas Ortega y Alamino
  • A Black woman from Cuba, that's all : an interview with Nancy Morejón
  • Nancy Morejón, John M. Kirk
  • Living and creating in Cuba : risks and challenges
  • Leonardo Padura Fuentes
  • Visions of dollars dance before Cuban artists' eyes
  • Maria Finn
  • Robin C. Williams
  • Ballet : split with Cuba still brings pain
  • Enrique Fernándex
  • Cuban cinema
  • Michael Chanan
  • Two songs
  • Carlos Varela
  • From the heart of Cuba, a love song for the Crescent City
  • David Cázares
  • Rap and revolution : hip-hop comes to Cuba
  • Margot Olavarria
  • Social impact of the economic measures
  • Home-grown virtuosos
  • Howard Reich
  • Dual role of sports
  • Paula Pettavino, Philip Brenner
  • Cuban media
  • María López Vigil
  • Mirén Uriarte
  • Cuban youth : aspirations, social perceptions, and identity
  • María Isabel Domínguez
  • Cuban education system : lessons and dilemmas
  • Lavinia Gasperini
Control code
ocm125401881
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xvi, 413 pages
Isbn
9780742555068
Lccn
2007017602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40015376182
System control number
  • (OCoLC)125401881
  • (OCoLC)125401881
  • (Sirsi) a1000770

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