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History of Mexico From Pre-Conquest to Present

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ISBN-10: 0415872375

ISBN-13: 9780415872379

Edition: 2010

Authors: Philip Russell

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The History of Mexico: Pre-Colonial Era to the Present traces the last 500 years of Mexican history, from the Indigenous empires that were devastated by the Spanish conquest to the election of 2006.In lively and engaging prose, Philip Russell guides readers through such major themes as the status of women, environmental change, the status of and policy concerning Mexico’s indigenous people, African slavery and the role of race generally, government economic policy, and relations with the US, among others. The book offers a straightforward chronological survey of Mexican history from the pre-colonial times to the present, and includes a glossary and numerous tables and images. The…    
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Book details

List price: $59.99
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
Publication date: 6/24/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 792
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.75" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 3.146
Language: English

List of Figures
List of Tables
List of Abbreviations
The First Three Millennia
The Conquest of Mexico, 1519-1521
Three Centuries of Colonial Rule, 1521-1810
From Corn to Capitalism, 1521-1810
The Far North, 1598-1810
Independence, 1810-1821
The End of Spanish Rule, 1810-1821
Early Nineteenth-Century Mexico, 1821-1855
Nationhood, 1821-1855
The Dawn of Industrialization, 1821-1855
The Diplomats Arrive, 1822-1855
The North Adrift, 1821-1845
Shifting Boundaries, 1845-1855
Late Nineteenth-Century Mexico, 1856-1909
Ju�rez and D�z, 1856-1909
Plunging into the International Market, 1856-1909
A Superpower Emerges Next Door, 1856-1909
The Mexican Revolution, 1910-1916
The Revolution, 1910-1916
Destruction and Development, 1910-1916
Trying to Pick a Winner, 1910-1916
After the Revolution, 1917-1940
Institutionalizing the New Regime, 1917-1940
Picking up the Pieces, 1917-1940
Uncle Sam Confronts Revolutionary Nationalism, 1917-1940
The Rise of the "Perfect Dictatorship," 1941-1970
After C�rdenas, 1941-1970
The Mexican Economic Miracle, 1941-1970
The New Partnership, 1941-1970
The Fall of the "Perfect Dictatorship," 1971-2000
Politics in Times of Crisis, 1971-2000
Plunging Back into the International Market, 1971-2000
The End of Nationalism, 1971-2000
The New Millennium
2000 Election
The Fox Administration, 2000-2006
The 2006 Elections
The Calder�n Administration, 2006-2009
Appendix: Mexican Presidents