Research

Latin America in the 21st Century


Reference:

Gardini, G. L., 2012. Latin America in the 21st Century. London, U. K.: Zed Books.

Related documents:

This repository does not currently have the full-text of this item.
You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided below.

Official URL:

http://www.zedbooks.co.uk/hardback/latin-america-in-the-21st-century

Abstract

Twenty-first century Latin America is a vast continent, rich in history, culture and political and social experimentation. This book analyses contemporary developments in Latin America adopting an innovative analytical framework based on three tensions: rhetoric vs. pragmatism, unity vs. diversity, and change vs. continuity. These tensions are especially evident at the three interconnected levels that define the structure of the book: the state, the region and the international position of Latin America. Overall, it is argued, Latin America has never been so well-off, so autonomous, so effective in its quest for endogenous development and so well positioned in the world as it is at the beginning of the twenty-first century.

Details

Item Type Book/s
CreatorsGardini, G. L.
DepartmentsFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences > Politics Languages and International Studies
StatusPublished
ID Code26320
Additional InformationOriginally published in Italian in 2009 by Carocci Editore, see http://opus.bath.ac.uk/21877/

Export

Actions (login required)

View Item