Debating Cuban Exceptionalism

Debating Cuban Exceptionalism

by L. Whitehead, B. Hoffman
     
 
This volume traces the developments in Cuba following the fall of the Berlin Wall and the subsequent definitive demise of state socialism. Topics covered include: the reasons for the persistence of 'the Cuban model,' and an examination of the interaction between elite and non-elite actors, as well as between domestic and international forces.

Overview

This volume traces the developments in Cuba following the fall of the Berlin Wall and the subsequent definitive demise of state socialism. Topics covered include: the reasons for the persistence of 'the Cuban model,' and an examination of the interaction between elite and non-elite actors, as well as between domestic and international forces.

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From the Publisher

'This is a work of great sophistication and scholarship. The editors have brought together extraordinary talent to examine historical, political and societal issues in a way that is original and stimulating.' - Hal Klepak, Royal Military College of Canada

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403980755
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date:
06/08/2007
Series:
Studies of the Americas Series
Edition description:
2007
Pages:
239
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.03(d)

Meet the Author

Bert Hoffmann is Senior Researcher, Institute of Latin American Studies, German Institute of Global and Area Studies, Hamburg.
Laurence Whitehead is Official Fellow in Politics, Nuffield College.

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