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Latin America in a New World

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America
    • Subjects:
    • Latin America -- Foreign relations -- 1980-,
    • Latin America -- Relations -- Foreign countries

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Abraham F. Lowenthal, Gregory F. Treverton.
      SeriesAn Inter-American Dialogue book
      ContributionsLowenthal, Abraham F., Treverton, Gregory F.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1414.2 .L32715 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 265 p. ;
      Number of Pages265
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1435353M
      ISBN 100813386705, 0813386713
      LC Control Number93047321

      The Latin American Studies Association (LASA) is the largest professional association in the world for individuals and institutions engaged in the study of Latin America. With o members, over 60% of whom reside outside the United States, LASA is the one association that brings together experts on Latin America from all disciplines and diverse occupational endeavors, across the globe. But it has become a new flashpoint in the global rivalry between Beijing and Washington, as the US struggles to develop a coherent strategy to deal with China’s rising influence in Latin : Mat Youkee. "In view of the breakthrough represented by the achievements of this book, strikingly heterodox and impressively persuasive interpretations of the 'dispute of the New World,' it is of cardinal importance in several fields of history: Latin America, the Spanish monarchy, Enlightenment, historiography, and New World cultural encounters.".


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