Modern Latin America

Modern Latin America

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The revised and expanded fifth edition of "Modern Latin America" offers a survey text for undergraduate courses in 20th century Latin America history and politics. The authors have added socio-cultural sectors and boxes to nearly every chapter All political and economic information has been brought up-to-date and, as in earlier editions, the authors use an in-depth case study approach that guides students through the major countries of South America, highlighting central themes such as European-New World interaction, racial mixtures, military takeovers, and U.S. intervention in the area.show more

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  • Hardback | 480 pages
  • 154.94 x 226.06 x 25.4mm | 834.61g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 5th Revised edition
  • 22 halftones, 26 line illustrations, 4 maps
  • 0195129954
  • 9780195129953

About Thomas E. Skidmore

Thomas E. Skidmore is Carlos Manuel de Cespedes Professor of Modern Latin American History and Director of the Center for Modern Latin American Studies at Brown University. Peter H. Smith is Professor of Political Science, Simon Bolivar Professor of Latin American Studies, and Director of Latin American Studies at the University of California, San Diego."show more

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