Latin America Today

Overview
  • Edited Pablo González Casanova

    latin america today
    PUBLICATION DATA:
    ISBN-10: 92-808-0819-2,
    ISBN-13: 978-92-808-0819-3
    LANGUAGE:
    English
    PAGES:
    312
    PUBLISHER:
    United Nations University Press
    PUBLISHED:
    May 1993

    This volume analyses the problems and prospects of contemporary Latin America based on five related themes: (1) the economic crisis; (2) the democratization process and the changing nature of the state; (3)the rise of social movements; (4) the dialectics of culture and power; and (5) the new conflicts and underlying contradictions in Latin America today.