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A History of Latin America

A History of Latin America
Author: Benjamin Keen - Keith Haynes
ISBN 13: 9780618783182
ISBN 10: 618783180
Edition: 8
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
Publication Date: 2008-07-28
Format: Paperback
Pages: 656
List Price: $209.95

This best selling text for introductory Latin American history courses mixes a chronological and a national approach to explore the background of this fascinating region. The text's integrating framework is the dependency theory, which stresses the economic relationship between Latin American nations and wealthier nations, particularly the United States.

The book provides in-depth coverage of society and culture in Latin America and their impact on population, settlement, trade, communication, and economic and political developments.