Latin America: Its Problems and Its Promise / Edition 4

Latin America: Its Problems and Its Promise / Edition 4

by Jan Knippers Black
     
 

Jan Knippers Black's Latin America: Its Problems and Its Promise is one of the most successful textbooks on Latin America. A multidisciplinary collection of invited chapters edited by Black and intended for introductory courses on Latin America, the new fourth edition chronicles the region's ongoing struggle to attain effective sovereignty, democracy and equitySee more details below

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Jan Knippers Black's Latin America: Its Problems and Its Promise is one of the most successful textbooks on Latin America. A multidisciplinary collection of invited chapters edited by Black and intended for introductory courses on Latin America, the new fourth edition chronicles the region's ongoing struggle to attain effective sovereignty, democracy and equity. It has been updated to include chapters on the impact of globalization, changing gender roles, and new social movements, especially of peasants and indigenous peoples. Unlike other Latin America textbooks, this volume is purposefully multidisciplinary, including contributions from historians, geographers, economists, political scientists, sociologists, anthropologists, philosophers, and diplomats.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813341644
Publisher:
Westview Press
Publication date:
02/02/2005
Edition description:
Fourth Edition
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.60(d)

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