Latin America & Spain
From the Heart of the Maya Empire to a Retreat for Buccaneers, a Safe-Haven for Ex-Pirates and Pioneers, a Crown Colony and a Modern Nation
The country of Belize belies its geographical location in Central America. It is a sparsely populated, English-speaking enclave perched between Spanish-speaking Mexico...
Paper - 9783643904812 - $ 69.95
This book offers an unparalleled analysis of the emerging law and economics of competition policy in Latin America. Nearly all Latin American countries now have competition laws and agencies to enforce them. Yet, these laws and agencies are relatively young. The...
Cloth - 9781841138824 - $ 190.00
Edited by: Richard Harris
This volume critically examines the effects of globalization and neoliberal development policies on economic, social, and political conditions in contemporary Latin America and the Caribbean. The contributors provide a series of complementary perspectives on some of the most important trends and issues in this important region...
Cloth - 9781897160022 - $ 49.95
Contributions by: Liam Liddy
The first four chapters, chronological in order, deal with the phenomenon of Irish exile in Spanish lands and the Spanish monarchy's involvement with exiles and their cause back home. Two further chapters trace the progress of the Irish in the Spanish army...
Cloth - 9781846821660 - $ 74.50
Latin American responses to neo-liberalism and globalization have been varied; and their responses to policies have often included social and political struggles. This volume presents diverse perspectives on these issues from a variety of perspectives, both theoretically and methodologically. The book is...
Paper - 9788771120677 - $ 49.00
Land grabbing, collective land rights and Afro-descendant resistance in Colombia
In Colombia, since the 1990s, thousands of Afro-descendants have benefited from collective land rights. However, many peasants have been violently displaced in order to introduce industrial crops, while several other groups of peasants resisted these agribusiness land...
Paper - 9783643905598 - $ 59.95
Ecumenical Action for Human Rights in Latin America 1970-1990
In the 1960s and early 1970s, military dictatorships and juntas replaced elected civilian governments across Latin America. This book relates stories of Christians and their churches as they engaged in the struggle to uphold human rights, including the...
Paper - 9782825414798 - $ 15.00
The Dynamics of Resistance through Music in the Colombian South Pacific Coast
Could it be that playing marimba music is an act of resistance? Could it be a peace practice? Are musicians from the South Colombian Pacific coast region performing peace by playing their vernacular music? This book...
Paper - 9783643901880 - $ 29.95
Social and Cultural Challenges
This book brings social and cultural issues to the fore that are especially important for, but not exclusive to, the Brazilian religious context. How to deal...
Paper - 9783643904096 - $ 44.95