Latin America

Latin America

Perspectives on A Region

Book - 1987
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An introductory text on the region, covering everything from politics and economics to music, literature, and religion. Emphasis is on the richness and complexity of Latin American society. Chapters are grouped in sections on background, foundations of development, and contemporary dimensions. Two chapters contain bandw photos of ancient and more recent art. This second edition contains new chapters exploring women, migration and refugees, Latinos in the US, political parties, and economic development. A revised appendix addresses technological advances affecting library research and serves as a guide to bibliographic aids, web pages, indexes, and electronic research tools. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Publisher: New York : Holmes & Meier, 1987
ISBN: 9780841909991
Branch Call Number: F 1408 .L3865 1986
F1408 .L3865 1986
Characteristics: xiv, 320 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Hopkins, Jack W.


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