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              Books in the Studies of the Americas series

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              Debating Cuban Exceptionalism
                

              Debating Cuban Exceptionalism (Hardback, 2007 ed.)

              Edited by Whitehead, Laurence; Hoffman, Bert

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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 Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies of the Americas
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              Youth Violence in Latin America: Gangs and Juvenile Justice in Perspective
                

              Youth Violence in Latin America: Gangs and Juvenile Justice in Perspective (Hardback)

              Edited by Rodgers, Dennis; Designed by Jones, Gareth A.

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              Youth violence is one of the most striking social trend in Latin America since the 1990s, although the phenomenon is often misunderstood. This book dispels myths, draws wider sociological connections, and illustrates the importance of the trend of youth violence to general develo...pment discourse.
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              ISBN 9780230600560
              Released NZ 17 May 2010
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Latin America and the Multinational Drug Trade
                

              Latin America and the Multinational Drug Trade (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 1998)

              Edited by Joyce, Elizabeth; Malamud, Carlos

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              Latin America and the Multinational Drug Trade is essential reading for students of Latin America, politics, international relations, security studies, foreign policy, economic development, criminology and law, and for anyone interested in the politics and economics of the global... illicit drug trade.
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              ISBN 9781349260492
              Released NZ 1 Jan 1998
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
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              Small States in Global Affairs: The Foreign Policies of the Caribbean Community (Caricom)
                

              Small States in Global Affairs: The Foreign Policies of the Caribbean Community (Caricom) (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 2008)

              By Braveboy-Wagner, Jacqueline Anne

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              This book updates the 1989 volume 'Caribbean in World Affairs' providing a comprehensive and theoretically-grounded account of diplomatic developments in the Caribbean. The new material includes attention to the changed global setting, updated theoretical developments in foreign ...policy, and the inclusion of Haiti and Suriname.
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              ISBN 9781349538669
              Released NZ 30 Dec 2015
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              Reinventing Modernity in Latin America: Intellectuals Imagine the Future, 1900-1930
                

              Reinventing Modernity in Latin America: Intellectuals Imagine the Future, 1900-1930 (Hardback)

              By Miller, N.

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              Offers an exploration of how Latin America developed an alternative modernity during the early twentieth century, one that challenges the key assumptions of the Western dominant model.

              ISBN 9780230603875
              Released NZ 2 Sep 2008
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
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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, Andrew

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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
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              Beyond Neoliberalism in Latin America?: Societies and Politics at the Crossroads
                

              Beyond Neoliberalism in Latin America?: Societies and Politics at the Crossroads (Hardback)

              Edited by Burdick, John; Oxhorn, Philip; Roberts, Kenneth M.

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              While the neoliberal model continues to dominate economic and political life in Latin America, people throughout the region have begun to strategize about how to move beyond this model. This title includes twelve papers that investigate how Latin Americans are struggling to artic...ulate a future in which neoliberalism is reconfigured.
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              ISBN 9780230611795
              Released NZ 13 Apr 2009
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              When Was Latin America Modern?
                

              When Was Latin America Modern? (Hardback, 2007 ed.)

              Edited by Miller, N.; Hart, S.

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              Latin America's experience of modernity has been the subject of much academic attention. Stemming from an interdisciplinary convention in 2005 at the Institute for the Studies of the Americas in London, this work contains papers that has a strong thematic integrity. It illustrate...s the variety of approaches to the question of modernity.
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              ISBN 9781403980007
              Released NZ 6 Aug 2007
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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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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              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 (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 2008)

              By Wroe, Andrew

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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 9781349370115
              Released NZ 25 Apr 2008
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