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Title Americas : new interpretive essays / edited by Alfred Stepan.
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1992.
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 Floor2  F1414.2 .A7155 1992    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 327 p. ; 24 cm.
Note "Americas is a coproduction of WGBH Boston and Central Television Enterprises for Channel 4, U.K., in association with the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University, the Latin American and Caribbean Center at Florida International University, and Tufts University."
This book is a study guide for a 13-unit television college credit course, Americas.
"From the Annenberg/CPS Collection.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The state of sovereignty and the sovereignty of states / Franklin W. Knight -- The state and development in historical perspective / Peter H. Smith -- The state of economics in Brazil and Latin America: Is the past prologue to the future? / Albert Fishlow -- The state of revolution / Margaret E. Crahan and Peter H. Smith -- Production, reproduction, and the polity : women's strategic and practical gender issues / Helen I. Safa and Cornelia Butler Flora -- The construction of a Latin American feminist identity / Marysa Navarro-Aranguren -- Religion : reconstituting Church and pursuing change / / Margaret E. Crahan -- Remapping culture / Jean Franco -- Transforming memories and histories / Kay B. Warren -- Race, color, and class in the Caribbean / Anthony P. Maingot -- Continent on the move : immigrants and refugeees in the Americas / M. Patricia Fernández Kelly and Alejandro Portes -- The Americans : Latin American and Caribbean peoples in the United States.
Subject Latin America -- Politics and government -- 1980-
Latin America -- Social conditions.
Latin America -- Economic conditions.
Related Names Stepan, Alfred C.
ISBN 0195077954 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
0195077946 (acid-free paper)
OCLC number 25833126