Politics In Central America / Edition 1

Politics In Central America / Edition 1

by Thomas Anderson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0275928837

ISBN-13: 9780275928834

Pub. Date: 09/05/2000

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

"A clear and balanced presentation of the dilemmas associated with each of the four nations. A skillful cultural framework is provided in the first chapter, which serves as an overview." Foreign Affairs "A fine study. Anderson's reputation as a scholar and a Latin Americanist will be enhanced when this

Overview

"A clear and balanced presentation of the dilemmas associated with each of the four nations. A skillful cultural framework is provided in the first chapter, which serves as an overview." Foreign Affairs "A fine study. Anderson's reputation as a scholar and a Latin Americanist will be enhanced when this study has time to make its imprint." American Political Science Review

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780275928834
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/05/2000
Series:
Politics in Latin America Series
Edition description:
Revised Edition
Pages:
268
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.61(d)
Lexile:
1370L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

A Social and Political Overview

Guatemala

Guatemala: The Revolution That Failed

Guatemala: A Grim, Complex War

Guatemala: Coups and Elections

Guatemala Analysis: The More Things Change

El Salvador

El Salvador: 50 Years of Solitude

El Salvador: The Junta de Chompipes and Afterward

El Salvador: The Time of Troubles

El Salvador Analysis: Contradictions and Ambiguities

Honduras

Honduras: The Essential Banana Republic

Honduras: From Coup to Election

Honduras: The Eye of the Storm

Honduras Analysis: Illusion of Progress

Nicaragua

Nicaragua: The Somoza Era

Nicaragua: The Red and the Black

Nicaragua Besieged

Nicaragua Analysis: The Paradoxical Revolution

Conclusions: Arms and the Land

Appendix

Bibliography

Index

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