The Emergence Of Latin America In The Nineteenth Century

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The Emergence of Latin America in the Nineteenth Century

Fully revised and updated, this unique single-volume survey provides complete and even more up-to-date coverage of the entire region during the critical era that saw the formation and consolidation of its distinctive national institutions, laying the groundwork for contemporary Latin America. Covering all the major countries, the new edition features a new treatment of Peru based on important recent research, important new material on elections in imperial Brazil and the Mexican economy in 1810-55, and a fully updated bibliography. The authors focus on the preliminary experiments in nation-building throughout Latin America and explore the conscious--if perhaps misguided--attempts by most leaders to adopt a liberal mode of both socioeconomic and political development. No pat answers are provided, but the nagging questions of Latin American "instability" and "underdevelopment" are examined, and the data and factors that come into play are presented and explained.

Specifications of The Emergence of Latin America in the Nineteenth Century

GENERAL
AuthorDavid Bushnell, Neill MacAulay
BindingPaperback
LanguageEnglish
Edition2
ISBN-100195084020
ISBN-139780195084023
PublisherOxford University Press
Number Of Pages352
Publication Date1994-03-10
DIMENSIONS
Height5.32 inch.
Length8 inch.
Width0.95 inch.
Weight0.5 pounds.

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