ISBN-10:
0742553361
ISBN-13:
9780742553361
Pub. Date:
07/28/2007
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
U.S. Mexican Border in the Twentieth and Twenty-first Centuries / Edition 2

U.S. Mexican Border in the Twentieth and Twenty-first Centuries / Edition 2

by Paul Ganster, David E. Lorey

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ISBN-13: 9780742553361
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 07/28/2007
Series: Latin American Silhouettes Series
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 252
Product dimensions: 6.07(w) x 9.13(h) x 0.57(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Paul Ganster is professor of history and director of the Institute for Regional Studies of the Californias at San Diego State University. David E. Lorey was director of the U.S.-Latin American Relations Program at the Hewlett Foundation from 1997 to 2003.

Table of Contents

Introduction. Defining the Region, Objectives, and Approaches
Chapter 1: Distinguishing Characteristics and Early History: Frontier, Borderlands, and Border Region
Chapter 2: Booms and Busts on the Border: Economic Development, 1880s to 1920s
Chapter 3: Life of the Border: Social Change, 1880s to 1930s
Chapter 4: Booms and Busts on the Border: The Great Depression and World War II
Chapter 5: Economic Trends since 1950: Legacies of the Wartime and Global Economy
Chapter 6: The Consequences of Rapid Growth in the Border Region: Social and Cultural Change since the 1940s
Chapter 7: Border Issues in U.S.-Mexican Relations

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