Latin American Politics Products

  • Neutrality and Neutralism in the Global Cold War

    Between or Within the Blocs?

    Edited by Sandra Bott, Jussi M. Hanhimaki, Janick Schaufelbuehl, Marco Wyss

    This book sheds new light on the foreign policies, roles, and positions of neutral states and the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) in the global Cold War. The volume places the neutral states and the NAM in the context of the Cold War and demonstrates the links between the East, the West, and the…

    Hardback – 2016-01-11 
    Cold War History

  • The Dictionary of Contemporary Politics of South America

    By Phil Gunson, Andrew Thompson, Greg Chamberlain

    First published in 1989, The Dictionary of Contemporary Politics of South America provides a guide to the most important organizations, figures, events and themes in the contemporary politics of South America. The countries covered are Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Bolivia, Peru, Chile, Argentina,…

    Hardback – 2016-01-07 

  • The Dictionary of Contemporary Politics of Central America and the Carribean

    By Phil Gunson, Greg Chamberlain, Andrew Thompson

    First published in 1991, The Dictionary of Contemporary Politics of Central America and the Caribbean provides a guide to the most important organizations, figures, events and themes in the contemporary politics of Central America, Mexico, and the Caribbean. The countries covered include Mexico,…

    Hardback – 2016-01-07 

  • Maternal Transition

    A North-South Politics of Pregnancy and Childbirth

    By Candace Johnson

    What are the political dimensions that are revealed in women’s preferences for health care during pregnancy and childbirth? The answers to this question vary from one community to the next, and often from woman to the next, although the trends in the Global North and South are strikingly different.…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 
    Routledge Research in Gender and Politics

  • Migration Governance across Regions

    State-Diaspora Relations in the Latin America-Southern Europe Corridor

    By Ana Margheritis

    Migration policies are rarely effective. Examples of unintended and undesirable outcomes abound. In Latin America, very little is known about the impact and long-term sustainability of state policies towards emigrants. Following a world-wide trend, Ecuador, Uruguay, Mexico, Argentina, and Brazil…

    Hardback – 2015-12-21 
    Conceptualising Comparative Politics

  • Democracy, Revolution and Geopolitics in Latin America

    Venezuela and the International Politics of Discontent

    Edited by Luis Fernando Angosto-Ferrández

    Hugo Chávez won re-election in the 2012 Venezuelan presidential election, despite a closer margin between candidates than in previous elections. The results were puzzling for those who believed that Chávez’s government had long ago reached its limits, while Chávez’s supporters were struck by the…

    Paperback – 2015-12-02 
    Routledge Studies in Latin American Politics

  • South America, Central America and the Caribbean 2016

    24th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Published annually, this 24th edition brings together a unique combination of the latest data on, and detailed analysis of, a vast region. Scrupulously updated by Europa’s experienced editors, the volume also includes contributions from regional specialists. New for 2016:- analysis of all recent…

    Hardback – 2015-10-15 
    The Europa Regional Surveys of the World

  • The Judicial Politics of Economic Integration

    The Andean Court as an Engine of Development

    By Osvaldo Saldias

    The Judicial Politics of Economic Integration analyses development strategies and regional integration in the Andean Community (the former Andean Pact), focusing on the establishment of the Andean Court of Justice and its case law, as well as the intellectual underpinnings that made such an…

    Paperback – 2015-09-18

  • The Southern Cone Model

    The Political Economy of Regional Capitalist Development in Latin America

    By Nicola Phillips

    Developing an original blend of perspectives from the fields of international and comparative political economy, this book presents an innovative and in-depth account of the contemporary political economy of the southern cone of Latin America: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay.It…

    Paperback – 2015-09-10
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • Mexico's Uneven Development

    The Geographical and Historical Context of Inequality

    By Oscar J. Martinez

    Mexico and the United States may be neighbors, but their economies offer stark contrasts. In Mexico’s Uneven Development: The Geographical and Historical Context of Inequality, Oscar J. Martínez explores Mexico’s history to explain why Mexico remains less developed than the United States. Weaving…

    Paperback – 2015-09-09

  • Comparative International Politics of Democracy Promotion

    Edited by Jonas Wolff, Hans-Joachim Spanger, Hans-Jürgen Puhle

    Though scholarly attention to democracy promotion is increasing, there is still little comparative and theoretically-based work on the protagonists of democracy promotion. This book investigates the motives that drive democracy promotion in a comparative and theoretically oriented manner, exploring…

    Paperback – 2015-09-04
    Democratization Studies

  • The Essential History of Mexico

    From Pre-Conquest to Present

    By Philip Russell

    The full text of The History of Mexico: From Pre-Conquest to Present traces the last 500 years of Mexican history, from the indigenous empires devastated by the Spanish conquest through the 21st-century, including the election of 2012. Written in a clear and accessible manner, the book offers a…

    Paperback – 2015-08-27

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