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              Daughters of Caliban: Caribbean
               

              Daughters of Caliban: Caribbean (Paperback)

              Edited by Springfield, Consuelo Lopez

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              This collection of essays explore life for women in the Caribbean. Through a mixture of sociology, economics and cultural studies, they explore the economic impact of globalization by looking at women's work in free trade zones. They also look at the cultural concerns of language... and religion.
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              ISBN 9781899365159
              Released NZ 21 May 2020
              Publisher Latin America Bureau
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Fight for the Forest 2nd Edition: Chico Mendes in his Own Words
                

              Fight for the Forest 2nd Edition: Chico Mendes in his Own Words (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd edition)

              By Mendez, Chico; Gross, Tony; Translated by Whitehouse, Chris

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              In the last interview before his murder in December 1988, trade union leader and campaigner for the Amazon rain forest, Chico Mendes here talks about his life's work. This updated edition also follows the trial of Chico's assassins and examines Brazil's environmental policy.

              ISBN 9780906156681
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              Columbus: His Enterprise
               

              Columbus: His Enterprise (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Koning, Hans

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              In this work, Hans Koning describes the personality and motivation of a man who changed the course of history. Exploding the myth of the Great Navigator, he reveals how Columbus accidentally found a continent and systematically pillaged its resources.

              ISBN 9780906156605
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              Panama: Made in the U.S.A.
               

              Panama: Made in the U.S.A. (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Weeks, John; Gunson, Phil

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              In 1988, US troops invaded Panama. They achieved their aim of toppling General Manuel Noriega, but the action cost hundreds of lives and $2 billion of damage. This is an analysis of the invasion and its historical background, charting US-Panama relations since the creation of Pan...ama in 1903.
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              ISBN 9780906156551
              Publisher Latin America Bureau
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              Deeper Than Debt: Economic Globalization and the Poor

              Deeper Than Debt: Economic Globalization and the Poor (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Potter, George Ann

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              This study of debt in poor countries looks at the growing ineqality between rich and poor, the effects of economic globalization on the lives of the poor majority in debtor countries, and how the analysis of debt can help to understand how inequality is perpetuated.

              ISBN 9781899365463
              Released NZ 30 Jul 2001
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              Benedita Da Silva: An Afro Brazilian Woman's Story of Politics and Love
                

              Benedita Da Silva: An Afro Brazilian Woman's Story of Politics and Love (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Medea, Benjamin; da Silva, Benedita; Silva, Benedita da.; Mendonca, Maisa; Foreword by Jackson, Jesse

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              Benedita da Silva is a vibrant, unconventional activist who is working to change the face of Brazil. Hers is a first hand account of the most pressing social problems in Brazil: indigenous rights, street children, and racism.

              ISBN 9781899365210
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              Popular Education and Social Change in Latin America
               

              Popular Education and Social Change in Latin America (Paperback, UK ed.)

              By Kane, Liam

              This history of popular education looks at one of the most successful social movements to use popular education, the Movement of Landless Rural Workers (MST) in Brazil, as well as theoretical and practical analyses.

              ISBN 9781899365524
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              Caribbean Currents: Caribbean Music from Rumba to Reggae
                

              Caribbean Currents: Caribbean Music from Rumba to Reggae (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Manuel, Peter; Bilby, Kenneth; Largey, Michael

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              An exploration of the region's music - its forms and innovations, musicians, festivals and dance halls, its fans - and traces its African, Asian and European roots.

              ISBN 9781899365074
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              Patterns of Protest: Politics and Social Movements in Bolivia
                

              Patterns of Protest: Politics and Social Movements in Bolivia (Paperback)

              By Crabtree, John

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              Patterns of Protest explains the basis of a poor country's struggle against its most powerful neighbours, and the predatory interests of global capitalism. It looks at the unique way that Boliva has united disparate populations - the urban working class and rural indigenous peopl...e - demanding that Bolivian natural resources benefit Bolivians first.
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              ISBN 9781899365715
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              Politics Transformed: Lula and the Workers Party in Brazil
               

              Politics Transformed: Lula and the Workers Party in Brazil (Paperback)

              By Branford, Sue; Kucinski, Bernardo; Wainwright, Hilary

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              Written by a Brazilian academic and a British journalist who have long associations with Workers' Party (Partido dos Trabalhadores or PT), this text tells the story of the PT's origins and electoral history, outlining the key politicians behind it.

              ISBN 9781899365616
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