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Latin America yesterday and today.

John Rothchild

Latin America yesterday and today.

by John Rothchild

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America.
    • Subjects:
    • Latin America.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesGeorge School readings on developing lands
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1408 .R83 1974
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 462 p.
      Number of Pages462
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5411161M
      LC Control Number73001914

      The result is a series of well-proportioned, complete, and very up-to-date texts which focus on current events and are uncluttered with unnecessary and repetitive background detail. Revised and published each August, the books in the series provide important details and analysis for each country, with sharp focus on the realities of today's events. There intervention was replaced by more coercive policies. One factor for this was the decline of economic value in Latin America. In , Latin America represented 1% of US direct investment abroad, in it had reduced to 7%, 3% of US purchases in came from Latin America, in only 6% (Falcoff p).

        8. Eduardo Galeano, Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent () Galeano himself said that he was not experienced enough when he wrote this book, but this is a lively and sharply critical account of the effects of European and US exploitation on Latin America. Sponsored by Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies Brown University, Box Providence, RI USA Tel.: () History Department.

      Liberation theology, religious movement arising in late 20th-century Roman Catholicism and centered in Latin America. It sought to apply religious faith by aiding the poor and oppressed through involvement in political and civic affairs. It stresses active participation in changing unjust socioeconomic structures.   Over the next four decades, hundreds of thousands of people , in Guatemala alone were killed in guerrilla attacks, government crackdowns and civil wars across Latin America.


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