Faces of Latin America

ISBN-10: 1583673245

ISBN-13: 9781583673249

Edition: 4th 2013 (Revised)

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Faces of Latin America has sold more than 50,000 copies since it first appeared in 1991, and is widely considered to be the best available introduction in English to the economies, politics, demography, social structures, environment, and cultures of Latin America.
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Book details

List price: $21.00
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Monthly Review Press
Publication date: 11/1/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 290
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Sue Branford worked as a foreign correspondent in Latin America in the 1970s and 1980s. Among other publications, she has worked for the Financial Time s and the Guardian . On returning to the United Kingdom, she became an editor and program maker on Latin America for the BBC World Service. She is currently an editor at Latin America Bureau.

Acknowledgments
Map of Latin America and the Caribbean
Introduction
The Curse of Wealth: Economics
History and Power
The Commodity Trade
Silent Revolution: Market Economics
Ballots and Bullets: The State, the Military, and Politics
The State and the Military
The Left in Latin America
Land, the City, and Environment
Promised Land: Landownership, Power, and Conflict
Mean Streets: Migration and Life in the City
A Land in Flames: The Environment
Identity and Rights
Race and Ethnicity
Gender and Politics
Social Movements and the Struggle for Change
Culture and Religion
Writing on the Wall: Culture, Identity, and Politics
Thy Kingdom Come: The Church
Conclusion
Chronologies
Further Reading
Index
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