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              Books in the Studies of the Americas series

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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 ...

              ISBN 9780230611795
              Published 13 April 2009 by Palgrave Macmillan
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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 ...

              ISBN 9780230600560
              Published 17 May 2010 by Palgrave Macmillan
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              Visual Synergies in Fiction and Documentary Film from Latin America
                

              Visual Synergies in Fiction and Documentary Film from Latin America (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 2009)

              Edited by Page, J.; Haddu, Miriam

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              This collection brings together leading international scholars and filmmakers focusing on Latin American cinema. Themes discussed include subjectivity, history, memory, representations of reality, cinema's relation to the public sphere, and issues of production, distribution and ...

              ISBN 9781349373642
              Published 22 June 2009 by 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 (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
              Published 25 April 2008 by Palgrave Macmillan
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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 ...

              ISBN 9781349260492
              Published 1 January 1998 by Palgrave Macmillan
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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
              Published 1 January 2008 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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              The Political Empowerment of the Cocaleros of Bolivia and Peru
                

              The Political Empowerment of the Cocaleros of Bolivia and Peru (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 2014)

              By Durand Ochoa, Ursula

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              This book offers a comparative analysis of the distinct experiences of the Peruvian and Bolivian cocaleros as political actors. In doing so, it illustrates how coca, an internationally criminalzsed good, affected the path and outcome of cocalero political empowerment in each case ...

              ISBN 9781349497690
              Published 25 September 2014 by Palgrave Macmillan
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              Argentina Since the 2001 Crisis: Recovering the Past, Reclaiming the Future
                

              Argentina Since the 2001 Crisis: Recovering the Past, Reclaiming the Future (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 2014)

              Edited by Levey, Cara; Ozarow, Daniel; Wylde, Christopher

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              This timely and interdisciplinary volume analyzes the many impacts of and contrasting responses to the Argentine political, economic, and social crises of 2001-02. Chapters offer original theoretical models and examine the relationship between political, cultural, economic, and s ...

              ISBN 9781349492947
              Published 18 December 2015 by Palgrave Macmillan
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              Cultures of the Lusophone Black Atlantic
                

              Cultures of the Lusophone Black Atlantic (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 2007)

              Edited by Naro, Nancy Priscilla; Sansi Roca, Roger; Treece, David H.

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              This book addresses the Lusophone Black Atlantic as a space of historical and cultural production between Portugal, Brazil, and Africa. The authors demonstrate how it has been shaped by diverse colonial cultures including the Portuguese imperial project. The Lusophone context off ...

              ISBN 9781349370030
              Published 7 November 2007 by Palgrave Macmillan
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              The Federal Nation: Perspectives on American Federalism
                

              The Federal Nation: Perspectives on American Federalism (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 2008)

              Edited by Morgan, Iwan W.; Davies, Philip J.

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              This volume gathers contributors from both the US and UK to provide a comparative examination of federalism in the Bush era, a period of huge change in national politics, but also one of significant shifts in US federalism in relation to social and socioeconomic issues.

              ISBN 9781349375899
              Published 8 January 2009 by Palgrave Macmillan
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