Latin American & Hispanic Studies Products

  • Industrialization and Urbanization in Latin America

    1st Edition

    By Robert N Gwynne

    Originally published in 1985, Industrialization and Urbanization in Latin America focuses on the process of industrialisation in Latin America. The book links together the distinctive process of industrialisation to wider issues of urban and regional development in Latin America. The book looks in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urbanization

  • Americanizing Latino Politics, Latinoizing American Politics

    1st Edition

    By Rodolfo O. de la Garza, Alan S. Yang

    Using the most extensive and currently available survey opinion data, this book empirically supports the argument that Latinos have emerged as a convergent panethnic political group, beyond the individual national origin identities dating to the time of the 1990 Latino National Political Survey…

    Paperback – 2019-12-02
    Routledge

  • Education in Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Brock, Hugh Lawlor

    Originally published in 1985. Latin America is a region where widespread economic, social and political changes are taking place. Some countries, such as Brazil, are becoming new industrial giants, whereas others with good prospects are performing poorly in the economic sphere. In politics,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Comparative Education

  • UN Peace Operations

    Lessons from Haiti, 1994-2016, 1st Edition

    By Eirin Mobekk

    This book assesses the UN Peace Operations in Haiti and establishes what lessons should be taken into account for future operations elsewhere. Specifically, the book examines the UN’s approaches to security and stability, demobilisation, disarmament and reintegration (DDR), police, justice and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge

  • The Global North-South Atlas

    Mapping Global Change, 1st Edition

    By Marcin Wojciech Solarz

    This innovative atlas deconstructs the contemporary image of the North–South divide between developed and underdeveloped countries which was established by the 1980 Brandt Line, and advocates the need for the international community to redraw the global map to be fit for the 21st century.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-05
    Routledge

  • Extractive Reserves in Brazilian Amazonia

    Local Resource Management and the Global Political Economy, 1st Edition

    By Catarina A.S. Cardoso

    This title was first published in 2003: Despite their growing political significance, the linkages between local resource management and the global political economy are often poorly understood. This book addresses these linkages in a grounded analysis of extractive reserves: areas in Brazil set…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Remapping Brazilian Film Culture in the Twenty-First Century

    1st Edition

    By Stephanie Dennison

    Remapping Brazilian Film Culture makes a significant contribution not only to debates about Brazilian national cinema, but more generally about the development of world cinema in the twenty-first century. This book charts the key features of Brazilian film culture of the first two decades of…

    Paperback – 2019-10-28
    Routledge
    Remapping World Cinema

  • Reframing Latin American Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ronaldo Munck, Raul Delgado Wise

    Since the year 2000 Latin America has been at the forefront of a series of diverse experiments with alternative forms, pathways and models of economic development and at the cutting edge of the international theoretical and political debates that surround these experiments. Reframing Latin American…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Development Studies

  • Corruption Scandals and their Global Impacts

    1st Edition

    Edited by Omar E. Hawthorne, Stephen Magu

    Corruption scandals receive significant press coverage and scrutiny from practitioners of global governance, and bilateral and multilateral donors. Across the globe, the annual publication of TI’s CPI and World Bank’s Worldwide Governance Indicators elicits spirited denials and accusations of…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Corruption and Anti-Corruption Studies

  • A Critical Auto/Ethnography of Learning Spanish

    Intercultural competence on the gringo trail?, 1st Edition

    By Phiona Stanley

    The premise that intercultural contact produces intercultural competence underpins much rationalization of backpacker tourism and in-country language education. However, if insufficiently problematized, pre-existing constructions of cultural 'otherness' may hinder intercultural competence…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • The War on Drugs in the Americas

    1st Edition

    By Christopher M. White

    The War on Drugs in the Americas brings together the history of the War on Drugs in the US and Latin America to reveal how, since 1914, when the US first criminalized the non-medical use of narcotics, the trade and violence associated with drugs has developed throughout the hemisphere. This concise…

    Paperback – 2019-09-12
    Routledge

  • The Medicalisation of Incest and Abuse

    Biomedical and Indigenous Perceptions in Rural Bolivia, 1st Edition

    By Carolina Borda-Niño-Wildman

    Combining biomedical, psychological, and anthropological approaches to intergenerational incestuous violence experienced by rural indigenous [and] peasant women in the Andean region, this book raises new questions surrounding humanness and the normalisation of sexual violence. Through original…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

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