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Author Rosenberg, Mark, 1949-
Title The United States and Central America [electronic resource] : geopolitical realities and regional fragility / Mark B. Rosenberg and Luis G. Solís.
Published New York : Routledge, c2007.
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 Electronic Book  F1436.8.U6 R67 2007eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xviii, 128 p.) : ill., map.
Series Contemporary inter-American relations series
Contemporary inter-American relations.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 109-122) and index.
Contents Is the past prologue to the future? Introduction ; From hegemonic predominance to relative autonomy ; Contention, repression, and underdevelopment ; From authoritarian contention to democratic promotion ; The invasion of Panama -- Love in times of neglect: the 1990s. Introduction ; The Bush administration: adjusting to pragmatism ; Benign neglect ; An age of decreasing expectations ; The alliance for sustainable development ; The Joint Declaration Central America-USA ; Clinton and Hurricane Mitch ; A new president Bush -- Foreign policy dilemmas in the post-Cold War era: new challenges, old responses? Introduction ; Security: old and new priorities ; The democracy challenge ; Social and economic issues ; Migration ; The economy and trade ; The environmental challenge ; The United States, Central America, and the rest of the hemisphere ; Conclusion -- CAFTA: a case study in intermestic politics. Introduction ; Trade policy-making in the United States and Central America ; CAFTA ; New battle lines formed: the challenges ; The response: campaigning for CAFTA ; Ratification pending and dilemma ongoing -- Scenarios and options for the twenty-first century: striving for relevance in the global era. Introduction ; Positive and negative issues in the immediate post-Cold War experience ; What is required to bring about a more thoughtful relationship between the United States and Central America? -- Notes -- Index.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Central America -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Central America.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-
Related Names Solís Rivera, Luis Guillermo.
Related To Print version: Rosenberg, Mark,. The United States and Central America. New York : Routledge, c2007. 9780415958349 0415958342 9780415958356 0415958350 (DLC) 2006102720
ISBN 0203941594 (electronic bk.)
9780203941591 (electronic bk.)
9780415958349 (alk. paper)
0415958342 (alk. paper)
9780415958356 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0415958350 (pbk. : alk. paper)