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Title Understanding contemporary Latin America / edited by Richard S. Hillman.
Published Boulder, Co. : L. Rienner, c2001.
Book Cover

 Floor2  F1408 .U43 2001    IN LIBRARY
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xv, 400 p. : ill., maps. ; 23 cm.
Series Understanding
Understanding (Boulder, Colo.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Latin America : a geographic preface / Marie Price -- The historical context / René de la Pedraja -- Latin American politics / Thomas J. D'Agostino -- The military / Paul W. Zagorski -- The economies of Latin America / Richard K. Harper, Alfred G. Cuzán -- International relations / Cleveland Fraser -- The environment, population, and urbanization / Roberto P. Guimarães -- Patterns of "race," ethnicity, class, and nationalism / Kevin A. Yelvington -- The role of women / Susan Tiano -- Education and development / Robert F. Arnove, Stephen Franz, Kimberly Morse Cordova -- Religion in Latin America / Michael Fleet -- Latin American literature / David H. Bost, Margaret V. Ekstrom -- Trends and prospects / Richard S. Hillman.
Subject Latin America.
Related Names Hillman, Richard S., 1943-
ISBN 1555878571 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 45806449