History of Modern Latin America: 1800 to the Present (2nd Edition) (Wiley Blackwell Concise History of the Modern World)

History of Modern Latin America: 1800 to the Present (2nd Edition) (Wiley Blackwell Concise History of the Modern World)

Teresa A. Meade


Now to be had in a fully-revised and up-to-date moment version, A historical past of recent Latin America deals a finished and obtainable advent to the wealthy cultural and political background of this shiny quarter from the onset of independence to the current day.

• comprises assurance of the hot establishing of diplomatic kinfolk among the U.S. and Cuba in addition to a brand new bankruptcy exploring fiscal development and environmental sustainability
• Balances debts of the lives of well-known figures with these of standard humans from a various array of social, racial, and ethnic backgrounds
• gains first-hand bills, files, and excerpts from fiction interspersed in the course of the narrative to supply tangible examples of ancient ideas
• Examines gender and its effect on political and monetary switch and the $64000 position of pop culture, together with song, paintings, activities, and films, within the formation of Latin American cultural identity�
• contains all-new examine questions and themes for dialogue on the finish of every bankruptcy, plus accomplished updates to the prompt readings

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