Politics & International Relations: International Politics

  • Grenada And Soviet/cuban Policy: Internal Crisis And U.s./oecs Intervention book cover

    Grenada And Soviet/cuban Policy

    Internal Crisis And U.s./oecs Intervention, 1st Edition

    By Jiri Valenta

    The turmoil in the Caribbean and Central America does not have a single cause; it results from both indigenous factors and outside intervention. Some liberals see revolution as the result of poverty and injustice and ignore the East-West security dimensions of the problem, the role of Leninist…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Latin American Politics And Development, Fifth Edition book cover

    Latin American Politics And Development, Fifth Edition

    1st Edition

    Edited by Howard J. Wiarda

    This book offers a region-wide overview of the patterns and processes of Latin American history, politics, society, and development. It provides a detailed country-by-country treatment and unique features of all Latin American countries.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Brazil's Economic And Political Future book cover

    Brazil's Economic And Political Future

    1st Edition

    Edited by Julian M. Chacel

    The 1985 elections in Brazil returned South America's largest country to democratic rule after two decades of military government. But the Sarney administration faces substantial economic and political challenges: over a 250 percent annual inflation rate, a foreign debt of more than $115 billion,…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Human Impact On The Environment: Ancient Roots, Current Challenges book cover

    Human Impact On The Environment

    Ancient Roots, Current Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Judith E. Jacobsen

    This book explores the way in which human culture and technology have altered the environment through time. The contributors, drawn from a wide variety of disciplines, including anthropology, biology, history, physics and atmospheric science, explore the relationship between humans and the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Development Postponed: The Political Economy Of Central America In The 1980s book cover

    Development Postponed

    The Political Economy Of Central America In The 1980s, 1st Edition

    By Richard E. Feinberg

    The collapse of political institutions and the failure of economic development models in Central America have turned the region into an ideological battleground. Central Americans are now debating— and fighting over—different conceptions of how to constitute society, the best way to organize…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • In The Shadows Of The Sun: Caribbean Development Alternatives And U.s. Policy book cover

    In The Shadows Of The Sun

    Caribbean Development Alternatives And U.s. Policy, 1st Edition

    By Carmen Diana Deere

    Most people in the Caribbean are poor, and the economies of their countries, shaped by colonizing powers, remain highly dependent on international markets, Caribbean nations that have tried to follow a more autonomous course have found themselves at odds with the United States, which sees the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Free Market Environmentalism book cover

    Free Market Environmentalism

    1st Edition

    By Terry L. Anderson

    Although there is in the United States a clear national consensus supporting the protection of the environment, advocates often profoundly disagree about the policies best designed to achieve this end. The traditional answer has been that government must intervene, through legislation and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Beyond Superfailure: America's Toxics Policy For The 1990s book cover

    Beyond Superfailure

    America's Toxics Policy For The 1990s, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Mazmanian

    Despite numerous small success stories, the big picture of America’s toxics programs is one of overall failure. Superfund has failed to Clean up America’s worst dump sites; policies to regulate generation of new hazardous waste have foundered; standards have been set for only eight of several…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Development And Crisis In Brazil, 1930-1983 book cover

    Development And Crisis In Brazil, 1930-1983

    1st Edition

    By Luiz Bresser Pereira

    This book analyzes Brazil's economy and politics from 1930, when the Brazilian industrial revolution began, up to July 1983. It addresses the period of strong development in Brazil between 1930 and 1961, and discusses at length the import-substitution model of industrialization.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge

  • Battle For The Wilderness book cover

    Battle For The Wilderness

    1st Edition

    By Michael Frome

    This book focuses on the principles of wilderness, exploring the actual and potential values of wilderness, its ecology, economics, the effect of human impact, and mechanisms to protect small, relatively untouched tracts in or near urban areas in the United States.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge

  • Central America: The Future Of Economic Integration book cover

    Central America

    The Future Of Economic Integration, 1st Edition

    Edited by George Irvin

    This book addresses selected aspects of reconstructing Central American's industrial and trading system. Special attention is given to the role of the European Community in regional reconstruction and integration and analyzes the economic legacy of the 1980s and the impact of adjustment policy. .…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge

  • Development And The Politics Of Administrative Reform: Lessons From Latin America book cover

    Development And The Politics Of Administrative Reform

    Lessons From Latin America, 1st Edition

    By Linn A. Hammergren

    This book addresses the problems of administrative reform in Third World countries by examining recent reform efforts in Peru, Colombia, and Venezuela. It discusses the politics of administrative change and the interaction of the political and technical dimensions of reform in the three countries.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge

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