Latin American Politics And Development by Harvey F. KlineLatin American Politics And Development by Harvey F. Kline

Latin American Politics And Development

EditorHarvey F. Kline, Christine J. Wade, Howard J. Wiarda

Paperback | July 18, 2017

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For over thirty years, Latin American Politics and Development has kept instructors and students abreast of current affairs and changes in Latin America. Now in its ninth edition, this definitive text has been updated throughout and features contributions from experts in the field, including twenty new and revised chapters on Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, and South America. The fully updated foundational section includes new chapters on political economy and U.S.-Latin American relations and covers the changing context of Latin American politics, the pattern of historical development, political culture, interest groups and political parties, government machinery, the role of the state and public policy, and the struggle for democracy. In addition to detailed country-by-country chapters, Latin American Politics and Development provides a comprehensive regional overview.

Harvey F. Kline is Professor Emeritus of Political Science at the University of Alabama. He is the author of numerous books including Colombia: Democracy Under Assault, A Concise Introduction to Latin American Politics and Development, Historical Dictionary of Colombia, Showing Teeth to the Dragons, and Chronicle of a Failure Foretold,...
Title:Latin American Politics And DevelopmentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:528 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:July 18, 2017Publisher:Avalon PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0813350506

ISBN - 13:9780813350509

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"This edited work offers a comprehensive analysis of the multicultural complexities of the myriad of issues confronting Latin America today. . . . For students of Latin American politics and inter-American relations, Wiarda and Kline's text is informative and intellectually challenging and is worth buying and careful reading."-ID: International Dialogue, A Multidisciplinary Journal of World Affairs