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A Brief History of Argentina (Brief History Of...)

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Spanning more than 12,000 years of history, A Brief History of Argentina, Second Edition thoroughly and comprehensively explores these issues and discusses how they will affect Argentina's future.

Coverage includes:

-A comprehensive summary of Argentina's diverse geography and its varied natural resources

-The origins of the deep-seated practices of discrimination, which continue today

-The effects of neoliberalism on Argentina's large working class and urban poor, culminating in the caserola movement, the piqueteros movement, and the birth of the cartoneros

-The impact a changing global economy has had within Argentina's borders

-The rich culture of Argentina, which has created five Nobel laureates, vibrant cities that draw millions of tourists annually, and sports teams that have won multiple world championships.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780816083619
Author:
Brown, Jonathan C.
Publisher:
Checkmark Books
Subject:
World History-South America
Publication Date:
20110731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Latin America » Argentina
History and Social Science » World History » General
History and Social Science » World History » South America
Reference » General

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