Hot Spot: Latin America
Bloomsbury Academic, 28. feb. 2008 - 288 síđur
From border crime in Mexico to Chavez's revolution in Venezuela, this volume presents up-to-the-minute coverage of the key conflicts, corruption, and revolutionary movements simmering or raging in every region of Latin America. In-depth, comprehensive chapters explore drug wars, immigration issues, terrorism, youth gangs, government corruption, controversy over oil, and political instability, including: The Zapatista Rebellion, the Darien Gap controversy, Evo Morales, Shining Path (Sendero Luminoso) and Tupac Amaru, the Falklands, and Guantanamo Bay.
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... ( Guyana and Suriname ) and one French colony , Guyane . Guyana ( British Guiana until independence in 1966 ) is the third smallest country on the mainland of South America and the only South American country whose official language is ...
... Guyana . Suriname is located between French Guiana ( Guyane ) and Guyana and shares a border with Brazil . Suriname is the smallest sovereign state in South America as measured by area and population . Formerly a Dutch colony , Suriname ...
... Guyana's August 2006 election . The election turned out to be peaceful , and the anticipated immigration crisis never materialized . With the ability of some Guyanese to emigrate to the United States or the United Kingdom , Guyana's ...
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