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              The Judicialization of Politics in Latin America
                

              The Judicialization of Politics in Latin America (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Sieder, Rachel; Schjolden, L.; Angell, A.

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              A look at the judicialization of politics in modern Latin America.

              ISBN 9780230619692
              Released NZ 15 Dec 2009
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies of the Americas
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              Post-Colonial Trinidad: An Ethnographic Journal
                

              Post-Colonial Trinidad: An Ethnographic Journal (Hardback)

              By Clarke, C.; Clarke, Gillian

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              This journal, originally kept as part of a study of race and ethnic relations in Trinidad, records daily field experiences where the observers/researchers were engaged in participant observation.

              ISBN 9780230622005
              Released NZ 25 Aug 2010
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
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              The Struggle for Power in Post-Independence Colombia and Venezuela
                

              The Struggle for Power in Post-Independence Colombia and Venezuela (Paperback, 1st ed. 2012)

              By Brown, M.

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              A collective biography of the veterans of the battle of El Santuario (1829), this book uses the untold stories of ordinary lives to examine the history of the imperial conflicts that shaped politics and society in Colombia and Venezuela after independence from colonial rule.

              ISBN 9781349344116
              Released NZ 18 May 2012
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
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              Debating Cuban Exceptionalism
                

              Debating Cuban Exceptionalism (Hardback, 2007 ed.)

              Edited by Whitehead, L.; Hoffman, B.

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              Traces the developments Cuba following the fall of the Berlin Wall and the subsequent definitive demise of state socialism. Working from the premise that most non-European countries did not undergo the economic and political regime changes experienced by their European counterpar...ts, this volume examines the nature of Cuban socialism.
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              ISBN 9781403980755
              Released NZ 8 Aug 2007
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Base Colonies in the Western Hemisphere, 1940-1967
                

              Base Colonies in the Western Hemisphere, 1940-1967 (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By High, S.

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              Examines the social, economic and political aftermath of the famous Anglo-American 'destroyers-for-bases' deal of 2nd September 1940, that saw fifty obsolete US destroyers exchanged for 'base colonies' in Trinidad, Bermuda, Newfoundland and the Bahamas.

              ISBN 9780230609433
              Released NZ 13 Apr 2009
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              The Role of Mexico's Plural in Latin American Literary and Political Culture: From Tlatelolco to the Philanthropic Ogre
                

              The Role of Mexico's Plural in Latin American Literary and Political Culture: From Tlatelolco to the Philanthropic Ogre (Hardback)

              By King, J.

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              Provides a privileged vantage point from which to assess the developments that transformed Mexican and Latin American literary and political culture in the 1970s. This book investigates literary and artistic responses to political action.

              ISBN 9781403980786
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2008
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              Vargas and Brazil: New Perspectives
                

              Vargas and Brazil: New Perspectives (Hardback, 2006 ed.)

              Edited by Hentschke, J.

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              Brings together scholars from Brazil, the US, and Europe who draw on a re-reading of the literature to shed fresh light on the political changes and cultural representations of Vargas's regimes, thereby exploring why he meant so different things to different people.

              ISBN 9781403973917
              Released NZ 9 Apr 2007
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              The Judicialization of Politics in Latin America
                

              The Judicialization of Politics in Latin America (Hardback, 2005 ed.)

              Edited by Sieder, Rachel; Schjolden, L.; Angell, A.

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              Analyzing the diverse manifestations of the judicialization of politics in contemporary Latin America, this title assesses their positive and negative consequences for state-society relations, the rule of law, and democratic governance in the region. It contains chapters explorin...g Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Mexico, and Peru.
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              ISBN 9781403970862
              Released NZ 10 Apr 2006
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              Faith and Impiety in Revolutionary Mexico
                

              Faith and Impiety in Revolutionary Mexico (Hardback)

              Edited by Butler, M.

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              While Mexico's spiritual history after the 1910 Revolution is often essentialized as a church-state power struggle, this book reveals the complexity of interactions between revolution and religion.

              ISBN 9781403983817
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2008
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              The Republican Party and Immigration Politics: From Proposition 187 to George W. Bush
                

              The Republican Party and Immigration Politics: From Proposition 187 to George W. Bush (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Wroe, A.

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              This book examines the 1990s backlash against illegal immigrants. Wroe explains why many Americans turned against immigration, looking at the origins of California's Proposition 187 and its wider political implications.

              ISBN 9780230600539
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2008
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
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