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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... York , to great fanfare by the residents of one of New York's poorest neighborhoods . Venezuela is seeking more income and new markets for its petroleum by reviewing the thirty - three existing operating agreements with oil companies ...
... York Times ( April 24 , 2007 : A25 ) . Homer - Dixon argues that many of the world's hot spots are associated with climate change where frail governments must face a plethora of conditions - cropland degradation , deforestation , soil ...
... York : Routledge , 2001 : 169 ) . 9. David W. Dent , Historical Dictionary of U.S. - Latin American Relations ( Westport , CT : Greenwood Press , 2005 : 393 ) . 10. Bella Thomas , " A Cuban Death Rehearsal , " Prospect Magazine ( June ...
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