U.S.--Latin American Relations / Edition 3

U.S.--Latin American Relations / Edition 3

by Michael J. Kryzanek
     
 

ISBN-10: 0275950840

ISBN-13: 9780275950842

Pub. Date: 01/30/1996

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated

This completely revised and thoroughly updated Third Edition of Kryzanek's widely praised text includes a wealth of new data and analysis on the key events and controversies that have shaped U.S.-Latin American relations through the first half of the Clinton administration. New and updated material addresses NAFTA, the recent Mexican political and financial crisis,…  See more details below

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This completely revised and thoroughly updated Third Edition of Kryzanek's widely praised text includes a wealth of new data and analysis on the key events and controversies that have shaped U.S.-Latin American relations through the first half of the Clinton administration. New and updated material addresses NAFTA, the recent Mexican political and financial crisis, Haiti, and other headline events since the last edition in 1990. In addition, the work includes a new chapter examining current issues of U.S. hemispheric relations including NAFTA, the drug wars, immigration, the impact of the global economy and multilateral solutions to regional problems. An important text for scholars and students in Latin American studies and international relations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780275950842
Publisher:
Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/30/1996
Edition description:
3rd ed
Pages:
292
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 9.24(h) x 0.90(d)
Lexile:
1610L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Political, Economic, and Social Setting1
1The Monroe Doctrine and the Emergence of U.S. Power25
2Interventionism, Cooperation, and Revolution44
3Castroism and the Challenge to U.S. Power67
4Contemporary Relations: Reagan, Bush, and Clinton91
5Governmental Participants in Latin American Policy Making123
6Nongovernmental Participants in Latin American Policy Making158
7Shaping U.S.-Latin American Policy: The Human Element184
8The Fragile Hold of Democracy207
9Responding to an Ever-changing Region239
Conclusion: The United States and the New Latin America257
Selected Bibliography267
Index275

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