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    ... fire, earthquake, or even a flu pandemic. America remains in the cross hairs of terrorists, while ... society and suggest strategies for moving ahead in rebuilding the Gulf coast. Contributors: Matthew Adler, Vicki ...

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    ... on planes, bombs, and guns if we had spent them on the education and safety of our children, on housing, medical care, rebuilding ... these years, he offers a humane vision of what America and the rest of the world could be. ...

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    ... oppression. Offering a challenging and enlightening assessment of the past one hundred years, Perspectives on Modern America: Making Sense of the Twentieth Century is an essential text for undergraduates in twentieth ...

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    ... and the British, fought along the northern Atlantic seacoast. "George Washington's War on Native America" recounts the tragic events on the forgotten western front of the American Revolution--a war fought against and ...

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    ... -its currency is in free-fall and its financial institutions are on the brink of collapse . . . and much more Foreign Direct Investment in Latin America packs all this valuable information into a single user-friendly ...

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    ... Alan Tully, offers fresh perspectives on colonial history and on early American attitudes toward slavery ... wider Atlantic world. Cultures and Identities in Colonial British America, one of a three-volume series under the ...

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    Despite the explosion of critical writing on gender and sexuality, relatively little work has focused on Latin America. Sex and Sexuality in Latin America: An Interdisciplinary Readerfills in this gap. Daniel Balderston ...

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    ... shores, as scholars continue largely to focus instead on immigrants from Europe and Asia. African Immigrant Religions in America focuses on new understandings and insights concerning the presence and relevance of African ...

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    ... shores, as scholars continue largely to focus instead on immigrants from Europe and Asia. African Immigrant Religions in America focuses on new understandings and insights concerning the presence and relevance of African ...

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    ... on the relationship between law and society, but by using the concept of "legality" to explore the myriad ways in which the people of early America ordered their relationships with one another, whether as individuals ...

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    ... debates in the respective field. In the discussions which follow, up-to-date statistical evidence on Latin America is accompanied by detailed case studies that bring alive the richly varied experiences of women and ...

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    ... questions the common view that indigenous peoples had minimal ecological impact on North America. Author: Paul E. Minnis. Format: Paperback History Society & Culture Science Sociology & Anthropology Anthropology Earth ...

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    ... their home countries in search of a better life in the United States. Each chapter of Refugees in America focuses on an individual from a different country, from a 93-year-old Polish grandmother who came to the United ...

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    ... all the while Nixon obsesses over tracking down Timothy Leary, whom he has branded "the most dangerous man in America." Based on freshly uncovered primary sources and new firsthand interviews, THE MOST DANGEROUS MAN IN ...

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    ... abstraction provide key historiographical evidence. Arguing for the profound influence of literature on policymaking, "America's Asia" examines the relationship between Jack London and leading Progressive George Kennan ...

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    ... looks at how Asian-Americans view themselves in light of America's insensitivities, stereotypes, and expectations. My Chinese-America speaks on masculinity, identity, and topics ranging from Jeremy Lin and immigration ...

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    ... in the presence of elected women in Central America produce qualitative political changes? In this detailed ... regions. They find that the election of more women depends on three things: the presence of a crisis, a pool of ...

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    ... of women's political participation in Latin America. Focusing on the latter half of the twentieth century ... has challenged received ideas and had a significant impact on the political life of Latin American nations. Women ...

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    ... American history and politics, some based on reality, many chiefly on paranoia. It provides a fascinating look at ... & Government Conspiracy Theories History of the Americas Political Science & Theory Social & Cultural ...

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    ... rhetoric before World War II. As a resource offering remarkable historical insights on the history of writing instruction in America, this volume is of great interest to scholars and students in rhetoric, communication ...

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    ... or noblewomen, their every move publicly noted. Rather, they were living "on the margins" in seventeenth-century Europe, North America, and South America. Yet these women--one Jewish, one Catholic, one Protestant--left ...

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    ... immigrants' abilities to acquire homes and jobs, start families, and gain opportunities in America. White on Arrival was the winner of the 2004 Frederick Jackson Turner Award of the Organization of American Historians ...

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    ... the late twentieth century, this book is the first scholarly history of the homeless in America. Drawing on sources that include records of charitable organizations, sociological studies, and numerous memoirs of formerly ...

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    ... focuses on power remaining in the hands of a transnational elite community, principally focused on North America and ... and unsustainable. It concludes with two new essays on the need for a new conception of global security ...

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    ... focuses on power remaining in the hands of a transnational elite community, principally focused on North America and ... and unsustainable. It concludes with two new essays on the need for a new conception of global security ...

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    ... educational inclusion of diverse minorities- such as the ethnic and linguistic minorities in America. Drawing on their extensive experience, the contributors examine: accounts from cross-cultural cognitive psychology ...

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    A one-of-a-kind celebration of America's greatest comic strip--and the life lessons it can teach us--from a ... deeper truths of Peanuts , its influence on their lives and on the culture more broadly, and the lessons ...

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    ... seven years in the making, Fighting on Two Fronts draws on interviews with dozens of Vietnam veterans--black ... Minorities & Multicultural Studies History of the Americas Physical Anthropology Post War 20th Century History ...

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    ... for this group of diverse talents and opinions. "Weimar on the Pacific" is the first book to examine these artists ... in Art European History History of the Americas Jewish Studies Philosophy & Aesthetics Social & ...

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    ... Reefer Madness "has a reporter trained such a keen eye on drugs and culture. A powerful and often shocking history of ... with Drug & Alcohol Abuse History of the Americas Sociology Social & Cultural History Social Aspects of ...

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    ... of education, this is the first book-length historical and theoretical study of the medium. "On Video" explores video on two levels: first, it examines the relationship between technology and society; and second, it ...

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    ... and the state. These vulnerable low-income people teetering on the edge of survival are forced to contend not only ... than a decade of economic restructuring, "Teetering on the Rim" reveals the vast and relentless changes ...

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    ... population will be exacerbated. This strategy paper connects the urban and transport strategies with a focus on poverty. It concentrates on the problems of the very poor, not only in relation to income, but also in terms ...

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    ... . 9/11 and then the terrorist attacks on British targets and on synagogues in Istanbul in November 2003 have led ... re-evaluation of the costs that terrorism has imposed on Turkey and to a greater readiness to cooperate with ...

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    ... for Holocaust denial." A prolific author of books on Nazi Germany who has claimed that more people died ... Kingdom -- where the burden of proof lies on the defendant, not on the plaintiff. At stake were not only ...

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    ... for a fusion of the two movements as the only way forward. The technologies we develop to live sustainably on Earth, such as wind and solar power, will also establish humanity in space. The exploration of space will ...

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    ... male detectives to more insightful shows focusing on rape victims. "Rape on Prime Time" is the first book to ... derived from scripts and taped episodes. "Rape on Prime Time" provides important insight into the social ...

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    ... all things primitive. As the 2012 centennial of Tarzan's creation approaches, the ape-man's hold on us can still manifest itself in surprising ways. This entertaining study, with its rich and multilayered associations ...

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    ... applications of it to practical issues. For this volume he has selected the best of his writings on medical ethics and related topics. Its chief theoretical interest lies in its synthesis between utilitarian and Kantian ...

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    ... World Food Media Awards. Staff Review by Olivia Crowley I was inspired by John Newton's The Oldest Foods on Earth: A History of Australian Native Foods to seek out as many Australian Native foods as I could, but ...

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    ... an emotion is said to be untranslatable, is that emotion untranslatable also? This unique study focuses on three word-concepts on the periphery of Europe, providing a wide-ranging survey of national identity and cultural ...

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    ... in late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century Anglo-American and American literature. Fire on the Water centers on five black sailors, whose experiences of slavery and insurrection either inspired or found ...

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    ... volumes and two supplements, distributed as follows. Volume I: Creation; Interpretation of Genesis II and III. II: On the Cherubim; The Sacrifices of Abel and Cain; The Worse Attacks the Better; The Posterity and Exile ...

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    ... conservation covenants and payment schemes as part of their conservation practice. The authors conclude with ideas on how goals and approaches to private land conservation might be reframed amid calls for just social ...

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    ... Muslim. In this explosive book, Sean Roberts reveals how China has been using the US-led global war on terror as international cover for its increasingly brutal suppression of the Uyghurs, and how the war's targeting of ...

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    ... and the state. These vulnerable low-income people teetering on the edge of survival are forced to contend not only ... than a decade of economic restructuring, "Teetering on the Rim" reveals the vast and relentless changes ...

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    ... gender and the unique circumstances of women migrants have yet to receive sufficient scholarly attention. "On the Move" focuses on the experiences of rural-to-urban migrant women in contemporary China and the political ...

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    ... gender and the unique circumstances of women migrants have yet to receive sufficient scholarly attention. "On the Move" focuses on the experiences of rural-to-urban migrant women in contemporary China and the political ...

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    ... hope of eluding the reality of the inevitable end. In this book a preeminent and eminently wise writer on death and dying proposes a new way of understanding our last transition. A fresh exploration of the final passage ...

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    ... Wall Street crash of 1987, neighborhoods and infrastructure were being rebuilt. Unlike many American cities, Koch's New York was ... and Military Biographies History of the Americas Post War 20th Century History after 1945 ...

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    ... . That's exactly what Philip Ackerman-Leist does in Rebuilding the Foodshed , in which he refocuses the local-food lens on the broad issue of rebuilding regional food systems that can replace the destructive aspects of ...

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    ... practitioners to offer a comprehensive overview of American Indian nations' constitutional reform processes and the rebuilding of native nations. The book is organized in three sections. The first part investigates the ...

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    Taking an original approach, Challenging Memories and Rebuilding Identities: Literary and Artistic Voices that undo the Lusophone Atlantic explores a selected body of cultural works from Portugal, Brazil and Lusophone ...

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    ... in a way that provides a sustainable environment and improved conditions for current and future generations. Rebuilding After Disasters emphasizes the role of the built environment in the re-establishment of lives and ...

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    ... II. Five case studies (of Tokyo, Hiroshima, Osaka, Okinawa, and Nagaoka) are framed by broader essays on the evolution of Japanese planning and architecture, Japan's urban policies in Manchuria and comparisons between ...

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    ... , self-educated Chilean woman of the mountains who was a poet, journalist, and educator, became Latin America's first Nobel Laureate in 1945. Ocampo, a stunning Argentine woman of wealth, wrote hundreds of essays and ...

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    ... of the United States, showing the ways in which philosophers of both left and right have constructed a symbolic America often bearing little resemblance to the place itself. This] wryly written . . . book is a timely ...

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    ... first examines the work of black writers--such as Ignatius Sancho in England and Phillis Wheatley in America--who created a narrative of African identity that took its meaning from the diaspora, a narrative that began ...

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    ... issues, from racism and gun control to Obamacare, that have polarised a nation. This Is Not America examines the real America through the mouths of its citizens and combines this with a detailed portrait of the new ...

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    ... is a failure in urban analysis and scholarship. Little has been offered in the way of solving urban America's problems, and much of what has been proposed or practiced remains profoundly misguided, in David Imbroscio's ...

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    ... authors of Violence and Crime in Latin America contend that perceptions and representations of ... and political visibility of violence and crime in Latin America, but the justifications for them as well. Violence ...

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    ... religion and culture link these communities across time and national boundaries, the Jewish experience in Latin America is irreducible to a single perspective. Only a multitude of voices can express it. This anthology ...

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    ... over the years, from the Puritan roots to recent waves of immigration, from race to religion. America's Midlife Crisis examines the values, beliefs and behavior of an increasingly complex society that is struggling with ...

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    ... all of the secrets of the most beautiful languages in the universe." Unscripted America is a study of how colonists in North America struggled to understand, translate, and interpret Native American languages, and the ...

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    ... that of the Anglophone world. A volume in the series Reframing Media, Technology, and Culture in Latin/o America , edited by Hector Fernandez L'Hoeste and Juan Carlos Rodriguez Author: Hector Fernandez L'Hoeste. Format ...

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    ... addition, a powerful sense of place and belonging has led many peoples of African descent in Central America to identify themselves as something other than African American, reinforcing the tendency of local and foreign ...

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    ... uncover evidence of explorers from Europe and Asia prior to Columbus, sophisticated ancient civilizations in North America and the Caribbean, the fountain of youth, and a long-extinct race of giants. Verifying stories ...

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    ... as Crimes and Misdemeanors, Fight Club and American Beauty. The only full-length study of existentialism in America, this highly engaging and original work provides an invaluable guide to the history of American culture ...

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    ... as Crimes and Misdemeanors, Fight Club and American Beauty. The only full-length study of existentialism in America, this highly engaging and original work provides an invaluable guide to the history of American culture ...

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    ... wsa an integral part of the American past: because its ideals were embedded in the birth of America, it authentically expressed the American egalitarian norm. The documents demonstrate that each type of socialism has a ...

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    ... in place in the United States and European democracies. As Waisbord demonstrates, critical reporting in South America can be better understood as watchdog journalism than as investigative reporting as understood in the ...

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    ... collection of personal letters written by eighteen of the thousands of British emigrants who came to North America in the fifteen years preceding the onset of the American Revolution. These accounts are rare: few letters ...

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    ... surprising findings of Pew's unprecedented survey of world opinion to understand why the world has turned against America: where once we were considered the champion of democracy, we are now seen as a militant hyperpower ...

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    ... in the region has risen, Asia's increasing role in the global economy is a challenge to Latin America's competitiveness. At the same time, Translatina firms - Latin American trans-national companies - continue to grow in ...

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    ... provocative, essential readings from Latin American writers of the last two centuries, Reframing Latin America brings much-needed accessibility to the concepts of cultural studies and postmodernism. From Saussure to ...

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    ... the construction of those worlds, they cited the British North American colonies as evidence that America was for free people a place of exceptional opportunities for individual betterment and was therefore fundamentally ...

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    ... the manufacture of war products ranging from waterproofing products to tape. The bee remains a bellwether in modern America. Like so many other insects and animals, the bee population was decimated by the growing use of ...

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    ... considered individually, the construction of this volume also encourages selective reading. Refreshingly accessible, "Making America" is essential for students and scholars across the field of American Studies and for ...

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    ... after the Cold War looks at the almost quarter-century of relations between the United States and Latin America since the Berlin Wall fell in 1989. An academic and recent high-level U.S. policymaker, Crandall argues ...

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    ... praised it as "the last, best hope of mankind." In times of boom or bust, this remarkable land we know as America has been a beacon of hope illuminating the world. Now the authors of "1,000 Years, 1,000 People: Ranking ...

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    ... practices. This is a unique and intelligent portrayal of a diverse religious community and its relationship with America. It will serve as a strong antidote to the current politicized dichotomy between Islam and the West ...

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    ... been slow to respond, and Sunday morning is still the most segregated hour of the week. In America's Original Sin, Wallis offers a prophetic and deeply personal call to action in overcoming the racism so ingrained ...

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    ... streets paved with gold, but rather by its tables heaped with food. How they experienced the realities of America's abundant food--its meat and white bread, its butter and cheese, fruits and vegetables, coffee and beer ...

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    ... in living their lives. Each author demonstrates that women in a particular cultural area of aboriginal North America had (and have) more power than many previous observers have claimed. In this volume: "Introduction ...

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    ... Pursuit of Style collects the best pieces of advice and wisdom from the Council of Fashion Designers of America's 400 designers. From tips and tricks for breaking into a fashion career, to must-have items, to favourite ...

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    ... him was dramatically altered. Brimming with insight and written with charm and self-deprecating humor, Rebuilt unveils, in personal terms, the astounding possibilities of a new technological age. Author: Michael Chorost ...

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    ... the manufacture of war products ranging from waterproofing products to tape. The bee remains a bellwether in modern America. Like so many other insects and animals, the bee population was decimated by the growing use of ...

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    ... documents Provides cross-disciplinary information that explores the experiences of racial and ethnic minorities in America over a period of five hundred years through history and social studies, political science, and ...

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    ... Booklist ), about how bitter hopelessness and malaise have resulted in a culture of sadism and hate. America, says Pulitzer Prize­–winning reporter Chris Hedges, is convulsed by an array of pathologies that have arisen ...

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    ... for her homeland. But Mina's story was quite different. Showcasing her previously untranslated memoir, "I Go to America" traces Mina's trip across the Atlantic to Wisconsin and then the Twin Cities, where she worked as a ...

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    ... and Protestant thought of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, In Search of Christ in Latin America culminates in an important description of the work of the Latin American Theological Fraternity (FTL). Escobar ...

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    ... at the University of Notre Dame, is the author of Pathfinders: A Global History of Exploration and Our America: A Hispanic History of the United States . He lives in South Bend, Indiana, and London. Author: Felipe ...

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    ... , social and economic changes that followed European settlement and the African slave trade in Latin America. Set broadly within a postcolonial theoretical framework and enhanced by anthropology, economics, sociology and ...

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    ... be further from the truth. In a globalised world and techno-centred society, urban sprawl is overtaking rural America. For over a century, farming was the backbone of the American economy, and though it is still critical ...

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    ... idea of culture, far from constituting a challenge to racism, is actually a form of racism. "Our America" offers both a provocative reinterpretation of the role of identity in modernism and a sustained critique of the ...

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    ... themselves in gated communities, and retreat from public spaces. And yet, crime rates have plummeted, making life in America safer than ever. Why, then, are Americans so afraid-and where does this fear lead to? In this ...