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The study of Latin American politics in university programs in the United States

R. A. Gomez

The study of Latin American politics in university programs in the United States

by R. A. Gomez

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America
    • Subjects:
    • Latin America -- Politics and government -- Study and teaching

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 47-73.

      Statement[by] R.A. Gomez.
      SeriesComparative government studies,, no. 2
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1409.9 .G6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination75 p.
      Number of Pages75
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6010413M
      LC Control Number66064725
      OCLC/WorldCa963451

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      Let’s move on to The Economic History of Latin America Since Independence by Victor Bulmer-Thomas.. This is more of an economic historian’s approach to what has happened in Latin America in the past years. Bulmer-Thomas, in a very carefully constructed book, explains why Latin American countries have failed to develop and how they have been seduced by the notion of exporting raw. Department of Political Science University of Washington Gowen Hall, Box Seattle, WA Telephone: () Fax () Department Email: [email protected] Undergraduate Advising: [email protected]

      The Latin American and Latino Studies Program is an academic program that offers undergraduate and graduate courses on Latin America and Latinos in the United States. An interdisciplinary program with its own faculty, it focuses on Latin American history and politics, and culture and the migration and development of Latino/as in the United. BA, Syracuse University. Bio Professor of Government and a specialist in Latin American politics and U.S. foreign policy toward Latin America, Professor LeoGrande has been a frequent adviser to government and private sector agencies. He has written five books, including Our Own Backyard: The United States in Central America, –


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