Hot Spot: Latin America
Greenwood Press, 2008 - 270 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, imigration issues, terrorism, youth gangs, government corruption, controversy over oil, and political instability. This is a must-have source for current coverage of trouble spots in Latin America, their origins, and subsequent development.
Over 30 security-based hot spots are analyzed within these geographical regions. They vary in severity, background, and degree of threat to the United States, the nation itself, or its regional neighbors. Hot spots covered include:
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Is this observation the result of more sophisticated methods of conflict resolution , the role of inter - American organizations devoted to peace , or the way in which hot spots are defined and treated in Latin America ?
The destruction shown in the photo is the result of farmers who often destroy the forest to clear land for grazing cattle . ( The Image Works ) drilling , hydroelectric development , and cattle ranching . Brazil's tropical rain forest ...
Cuba is now importing Bolivian leaves for “ legal consumption ” on the island , the result of the People's Trade Agreement signed in Havana among Cuba , Bolivia , and Venezuela on April 29 , 2006. There is no evidence that Cuba is ...
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