1st Edition

U.s. Policy Toward Latin America
From Regionalism To Globalism

ISBN 9780367215156
Published September 30, 2020 by Routledge
272 Pages

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Book Description

Recent U.S. military involvement in Central America has sparked heated debate over U.S. policy in the region. To informed observers of U.S.-Latin American relations, however, Washington's actions reflect U.S. regional and global objectives that have evolved in the course of 150 years of U.S. involvement in Latin America. This text provides students

Table of Contents

Also of Interest -- Preface -- Introduction -- Region-Specific Approaches -- The Western Hemisphere Idea -- The Sphere of Influence -- The Sphere of Influence in the Cold War -- Regional Economic Influence -- Global Perspectives -- Dependency -- The Democratic Mission and Human Rights -- The Strategic Perspective -- Reagan's Policy -- An Alternative Perspective -- The Noninterventionist Critique

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Molineu, Harold