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Latin American Studies

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26. Cover image for 'Markets and Cultural Voices'
Liberty vs. Power in the Lives of Mexican Amate Painters
Tyler Cowen
Explores the world of three Mexican artists to reveal how globalization shapes their lives
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Paper 2005 $33.95 Available Add Paper for "Markets and Cultural Voices" to Cart
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26. Cover image for 'Markets and Cultural Voices'
Liberty vs. Power in the Lives of Mexican Amate Painters
Tyler Cowen
Explores the world of three Mexican artists to reveal how globalization shapes their lives
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Paper 2005 $33.95 Available Add Paper for "Markets and Cultural Voices" to Cart
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27. Cover image for 'Upholding Justice'
Society, State, and the Penal System in Quito (1650-1750)
Tamar Herzog
Explores the close relationship between judicial institutions and the social fabric of early modern Quito
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Hardcover 2004 $90.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Upholding Justice" to Cart
28. Cover image for 'The Xavante in Transition'
Health, Ecology, and Bioanthropology in Central Brazil
Carlos E. A. Coimbra, Jr., Nancy M. Flowers, Francisco M. Salzano, and Ricardo V. Santos
Illuminates the experience of a small-scale culture with large-scale change
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Health, Ecology, and Bioanthropology in Central Brazil
Carlos E. A. Coimbra, Jr., Nancy M. Flowers, Francisco M. Salzano, and Ricardo V. Santos
Illuminates the experience of a small-scale culture with large-scale change
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Paper 2004 $43.95 Available Add Paper for "The Xavante in Transition" to Cart
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29. Cover image for 'The Darker Side of the Renaissance'
Literacy, Territoriality, & Colonization, 2nd Edition
Walter D. Mignolo
An exploration of the role of the book, the map, and the European concept of literacy in the conquest of the New World
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Paper 2003 $33.95 Available Add Paper for "The Darker Side of the Renaissance" to Cart
30. Cover image for 'Legalizing Moves'
Salvadoran Immigrants' Struggle for U.S. Residency
Susan Bibler Coutin
Examines the transnational implications of immigrants' legalization efforts
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Paper 2003 $28.95 Available Add Paper for "Legalizing Moves" to Cart
31. Cover image for 'Reinventing the State'
Economic Strategy and Institutional Change in Peru
Carol Wise
The first comprehensive political economic overview of Peru in over two decades
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Hardcover 2003 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Reinventing the State" to Cart
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Economic Strategy and Institutional Change in Peru
Carol Wise
The first comprehensive political economic overview of Peru in over two decades
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Hardcover 2003 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Reinventing the State" to Cart
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32. Cover image for 'Economic Reforms in Chile'
From Dictatorship to Democracy
Ricardo Ffrench-Davis
An analysis of the neoliberal reform in Chile during the last thirty years
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Hardcover 2002 $83.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Economic Reforms in Chile" to Cart
33. Cover image for 'Defusing Democracy'
Central Bank Autonomy and the Transition from Authoritarian Rule
Delia M. Boylan
A substantive focus on transitions to democracy combined with an analytical approach rooted in the political economy of institutions
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Central Bank Autonomy and the Transition from Authoritarian Rule
Delia M. Boylan
A substantive focus on transitions to democracy combined with an analytical approach rooted in the political economy of institutions
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Hardcover 2001 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Defusing Democracy" to Cart
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34. Cover image for 'In the Land of Mirrors'
Cuban Exile Politics in the United States
Maria de los Angeles Torres
Reflects on changes in the politics of the Cuban exile community in the forty years since the Cuban revolution
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Paper 2001 $30.95 Available Add Paper for "In the Land of Mirrors" to Cart
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Cuban Exile Politics in the United States
Maria de los Angeles Torres
Reflects on changes in the politics of the Cuban exile community in the forty years since the Cuban revolution
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Paper 2001 $30.95 Available Add Paper for "In the Land of Mirrors" to Cart
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35. Cover image for 'Capital Flows, Capital Controls, and Currency Crises'
Latin America in the 1990s
Felipe Larrain B., Editor
Examines the resurgence in private capital inflows experienced by Latin America during the 1990s
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Hardcover 2001 $93.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Capital Flows, Capital Controls, and Currency Crises" to Cart
36. Cover image for 'The Mirror of Spain, 1500-1700'
The Formation of a Myth
J. N. Hillgarth
Spanish national character imposed and exposed
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Hardcover 2000 $95.00 Available Add Hardcover for "The Mirror of Spain, 1500-1700" to Cart
37. Cover image for 'A Study of Crisis'
Michael Brecher and Jonathan Wilkenfeld
A comprehensive study of the causes and consequences of war in the twentieth century
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Paper plus CD Rom 2000 $62.50 Available Add Paper plus CD Rom for "A Study of Crisis" to Cart
Hardcover 1997 $140.00 Available Add Hardcover for "A Study of Crisis" to Cart
37. Cover image for 'A Study of Crisis'
Michael Brecher and Jonathan Wilkenfeld
A comprehensive study of the causes and consequences of war in the twentieth century
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Paper plus CD Rom 2000 $62.50 Available Add Paper plus CD Rom for "A Study of Crisis" to Cart
Hardcover 1997 $140.00 Available Add Hardcover for "A Study of Crisis" to Cart
38. Cover image for 'Distributive Justice and Economic Development'
The Case of Chile and Developing Countries
Andres Solimano, Eduardo Aninat, and Nancy Birdsall, Editors
Examines the growth-equity relationship in developing countries
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Hardcover 2000 $88.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Distributive Justice and Economic Development" to Cart
39. Cover image for 'Harvesting Coffee, Bargaining Wages'
Rural Labor Markets in Colombia, 1975-1990
Sutti Ortiz
A close ethnographic study of how culture, power, gender, and institutions affect labor exchanges
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Hardcover 1999 $88.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Harvesting Coffee, Bargaining Wages" to Cart
40. Cover image for 'Titles, Conflict, and Land Use'
The Development of Property Rights and Land Reform on the Brazilian Amazon Frontier
Lee J. Alston, Gary D. Libecap, and Bernardo Mueller
Describes conflicts over land use on the Brazilian frontier and analyzes the evolution of property rights from an institutional perspective
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Hardcover 1999 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Titles, Conflict, and Land Use" to Cart
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40. Cover image for 'Titles, Conflict, and Land Use'
The Development of Property Rights and Land Reform on the Brazilian Amazon Frontier
Lee J. Alston, Gary D. Libecap, and Bernardo Mueller
Describes conflicts over land use on the Brazilian frontier and analyzes the evolution of property rights from an institutional perspective
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Hardcover 1999 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Titles, Conflict, and Land Use" to Cart
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41. Cover image for 'After Neoliberalism'
What Next for Latin America?
Lance Taylor, Editor
Neoliberal policy reform in Latin America is examined critically
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Hardcover 1999 $88.00 Available Add Hardcover for "After Neoliberalism" to Cart
42. Cover image for 'Social Inequality'
Values, Growth, and the State
Andres Solimano, Editor
Considers philosophical, growth, and redistributive issues surrounding the problem of social inequality
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Hardcover 1998 $90.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Social Inequality" to Cart
43. Cover image for 'Cultures of Scholarship'
S. C. Humphreys, Editor
Reveals and challenges the barriers to a truly international scholarship
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Paper 1998 $38.95 Available Add Paper for "Cultures of Scholarship" to Cart
44. Cover image for 'The Allure of the Foreign'
Imported Goods in Postcolonial Latin America
Benjamin Orlove, Editor
A rich analysis of the internal social factors that drive the demand for foreign goods
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Hardcover 1997 $83.00 Out of Stock Add Hardcover for "The Allure of the Foreign" to Cart
45. Cover image for 'Culture and Global Change'
Social Perceptions of Deforestation in the Lacandona Rain Forest in Mexico
Lourdes Arizpe, Fernanda Paz, and Margarita Velazquez
Offers a model for how to gather information on the human dimensions of global change
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Paper 1996 $26.95 Available Add Paper for "Culture and Global Change" to Cart
46. Cover image for 'The Wages of Conquest'
The Mexican Aristocracy in the Context of Western Aristocracies
Hugo G. Nutini
A thorough account of the development of Western aristocracies as a unitary system
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Hardcover 1995 $95.00 Available Add Hardcover for "The Wages of Conquest" to Cart
47. Cover image for 'The Social Causes of Environmental Destruction in Latin America'
Michael Painter and William H. Durham, Editors
An important and timely study of environmental degradation in Central and South America
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Paper 1995 $39.95 Available Add Paper for "The Social Causes of Environmental Destruction in Latin America" to Cart
48. Cover image for 'The Coca Boom and Rural Social Change in Bolivia'
Harry Sanabria
Examines the socioeconomic ramifications of a Bolivian peasant community's progressive incorporation into the international cocaine market
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Hardcover 1993 $88.00 Available Add Hardcover for "The Coca Boom and Rural Social Change in Bolivia" to Cart
49. Cover image for 'Constructing Culture and Power in Latin America'
Daniel H. Levine, Editor
Provides a basis for understanding change in Latin America and what that understanding means for scholarly analysis
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Paper 1993 $44.95 Available Add Paper for "Constructing Culture and Power in Latin America" to Cart
50. Cover image for 'Dollar, Dove, and Eagle'
One Hundred Years of Palestinian Migration to Honduras
Nancie L. Gonzalez
Examination of the dynamics of the Palestinian diaspora in Honduras
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Paper 1993 $39.95 Available Add Paper for "Dollar, Dove, and Eagle" to Cart
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