SERIES ON LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES
Cover: The United States and Latin America in HARDCOVER

Series on Latin American Studies 3

The United States and Latin America

The New Agenda

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HARDCOVER

$24.95 • £19.95 • €22.50

ISBN 9780674925953

Publication Date: 09/30/1999

Short

371 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

53 tables, 4 line illustrations

David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies > Series on Latin American Studies

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  • Acknowledgements
  • List of Contributors
  • List of Tables
  • List of Figures
  • Part I: Overview
    • 1. The United States and Latin America in the Long Run (1800–1945) [James Dunkerley]
    • 2. US-Latin American Relations during the Cold War and its Aftermath [Jorge I. Dominguez]
    • 3. The European Union and the Americas [Laurence Whitehead]
  • Part II: Trade and Democracy
    • 4. Trade Relations in the Americas: MERCOSUR, The Free Trade Area of the Americas and the European Union [Victor Bulmer-Thomas and Sheila Page]
    • 5. Trade, Investment and NAFTA: The Economics of Neighbourhood [E.V.K Fitzgerald]
    • 6. United States Foreign Relations and the Promotion of Democracy in Latin America [Rodolfo Cerdas Cruz]
    • 7. The United States and Democracy in Mexico [John H. Coatsworth]
  • Part III: Drugs and Migration
    • 8. Hooked on Drugs: Colombian-US Relations [Roberto Steiner]
    • 9. The United States and Bolivia: Fighting the Drug War [Eduardo A. Gamarra]
    • 10. Packaging Drugs: Certification and the Acquisition of Leverage [Elizabeth Joyce]
    • 11. Latin American Immigration to the United States [Marcelo M. Suárez-Orozco]
  • Part IV: Cuba
    • 12. Cuba’s Economic Transformation and Conflict with the United States [Juan Triana Cordovi]
    • 13. The Cuban External Sector in the 1990s [Jorge F. Pérez-Lépez]
    • 14. The Politics of the Cuban Diaspora in the United States [Maxine Molyneux]
    • 15. Conclusions [Victor Bulmer-Thomas and James Dunkerley]
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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