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Latin America and the United States

Latin America and the United States

The Changing Political Realities

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Published by Stanford University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • International Relations,
  • History - General History

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJulio Cotler (Editor), Richard R. Fagen (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages417
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7928518M
    ISBN 100804708614
    ISBN 109780804708616

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stuart, Graham H. (Graham Henry), Latin America and the United States. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, , © Latin America and the United States: A Documentary History brings together the most important documents on the history of the relationship between the United States and Latin America from the nineteenth century to the present. In addition to standard diplomatic sources, the book includes documents touching on the transnational concerns that are increasingly taught in the classroom, 4/5(26).

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stuart, Graham H. (Graham Henry), b. Latin America and the United States. New York, Century Co., Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stuart, Graham H. (Graham Henry), b. Latin America and the United States. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, [].

    Latin America is generally understood to consist of the entire continent of South America in addition to Mexico, Central America, and the islands of the Caribbean whose inhabitants speak a Romance peoples of this large area shared the experience of conquest and colonization by the Spaniards and Portuguese from the late 15th through the 18th century as well as movements of. It is unlikely that any significant threat would have materialized if the 41 governments deposed by the United States had remained in office until voted out or overturned without U.S. help. In both the United States and Latin America, economic interests are often seen as the underlying cause of U.S. interventions. This hypothesis has two variants.


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In addition to standard diplomatic sources, the book includes documents touching on the transnational concerns that are increasingly taught in the classroom.

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