Coverart for item
The Resource Latin America its problems and its promise:A Multidisplinary introduction: cedited by Jan Knippers

Latin America its problems and its promise:A Multidisplinary introduction: cedited by Jan Knippers

Label
Latin America its problems and its promise:A Multidisplinary introduction: cedited by Jan Knippers
Title
Latin America its problems and its promise:A Multidisplinary introduction: cedited by Jan Knippers
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
980
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1406.7
LC item number
.L38 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Black, Jan Knippers
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Latin America
Label
Latin America its problems and its promise:A Multidisplinary introduction: cedited by Jan Knippers
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 : understanding the persistence of inequity / Jan Knippers Black -- Landscape and settlement patterns / Alfonso Gonzalez -- The indigenous populations of Latin America / Karl H. Schwerin -- Harmonizing and disharmonizing human and natural environments / David Stea and G. Shane Lewis -- Colonial Latin America / Peter Bakewell -- Latin American economies restructure, again / William P. Glade -- Social structure and change in Latin America / Henry Veltmeyer and James Petras -- Emerging social movements and grassroots change / Wendy Muse Sinek -- Participation and political process : the collapsible pyramid / Jan Knippers Black -- Women in Latin American politics : progress toward gender equity / Jane S. Jaquette -- Globalization and insecurity in the Americas / Jorge Nef -- International relations in Latin America : conflict and cooperation / James Lee Ray -- The United States and Latin America : into a new era / Wayne S. Smith -- Mexico : a revolution laid to rest? / Fred R. Harris and Martin C. Needler -- Central America : from revolution to neoliberal "reform" / Thomas W. Walker and Christine J. Wade -- Panama and the Canal / Steve C. Ropp -- The Cuban Revolution / Nelson P. Valdés -- The Caribbean : the structure of modern-conservative societies / Anthony P. Maingot -- Colombia's split-level realities / Jan Black -- Venezuela : a "model" democracy in crisis / Steve Ellner -- Ecuador : political turmoil, social mobilization, and frustrated reform / Pablo Andrade A. and Lisa L. North -- Peru : economic vulnerability and precarious democracy / Cynthia McClintock -- Bolivia : a resuscitated indigenous movement / Jose Z.García -- Brazil : from military regime to a worker's party government / David Fleischer -- Chile : the development, breakdown, and recovery of democracy / J. Samuel Valenzuela and Arturo Valenzuela -- Argentina : decline and revival / Peter Calvert -- Uruguay and Paraguay : an arduous transition / Diego Abente Brun -- Conclusion : a troubled neighborhood / Jan Knippers Black
Control code
ocm57002314
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xii, 624 pages
Isbn
9780813341644
Lccn
2004027268
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57002314
  • (Sirsi) a855015
Label
Latin America its problems and its promise:A Multidisplinary introduction: cedited by Jan Knippers
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 : understanding the persistence of inequity / Jan Knippers Black -- Landscape and settlement patterns / Alfonso Gonzalez -- The indigenous populations of Latin America / Karl H. Schwerin -- Harmonizing and disharmonizing human and natural environments / David Stea and G. Shane Lewis -- Colonial Latin America / Peter Bakewell -- Latin American economies restructure, again / William P. Glade -- Social structure and change in Latin America / Henry Veltmeyer and James Petras -- Emerging social movements and grassroots change / Wendy Muse Sinek -- Participation and political process : the collapsible pyramid / Jan Knippers Black -- Women in Latin American politics : progress toward gender equity / Jane S. Jaquette -- Globalization and insecurity in the Americas / Jorge Nef -- International relations in Latin America : conflict and cooperation / James Lee Ray -- The United States and Latin America : into a new era / Wayne S. Smith -- Mexico : a revolution laid to rest? / Fred R. Harris and Martin C. Needler -- Central America : from revolution to neoliberal "reform" / Thomas W. Walker and Christine J. Wade -- Panama and the Canal / Steve C. Ropp -- The Cuban Revolution / Nelson P. Valdés -- The Caribbean : the structure of modern-conservative societies / Anthony P. Maingot -- Colombia's split-level realities / Jan Black -- Venezuela : a "model" democracy in crisis / Steve Ellner -- Ecuador : political turmoil, social mobilization, and frustrated reform / Pablo Andrade A. and Lisa L. North -- Peru : economic vulnerability and precarious democracy / Cynthia McClintock -- Bolivia : a resuscitated indigenous movement / Jose Z.García -- Brazil : from military regime to a worker's party government / David Fleischer -- Chile : the development, breakdown, and recovery of democracy / J. Samuel Valenzuela and Arturo Valenzuela -- Argentina : decline and revival / Peter Calvert -- Uruguay and Paraguay : an arduous transition / Diego Abente Brun -- Conclusion : a troubled neighborhood / Jan Knippers Black
Control code
ocm57002314
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xii, 624 pages
Isbn
9780813341644
Lccn
2004027268
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57002314
  • (Sirsi) a855015

Library Locations

    • Central Library, Jesse H. Jones BuildingBorrow it
      500 McKinney St., Houston, TX, 77002, US
      29.759431 -95.369953
Processing Feedback ...