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Author Pirages, Dennis.

Title Ark II; social response to environmental imperatives / Dennis C. Pirages [and] Paul R. Ehrlich
Edition Sixth edition
Published San Francisco : W. H. Freeman, [1973, c1974]

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Description x, 344 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Prologue : why Latin America? -- 1. The colonial foundations, 1492-1880s -- 2. The transformation of modern Latin America, 1880s-2000s -- 3. Argentina : prosperity, deadlock, and change -- 4. Chile : socialism, repression, and democracy -- 5. Brazil : development for whom? -- 6. Peru : soldiers, oligarchs, and Indians -- 7. Colombia : discord, civility, and violence -- 8. Mexico : the taming of a revolution -- 9. Cuba : late colony, first socialist state -- 10. The Caribbean : colonies and mini-states -- 11. Central America : colonialism, dictatorship, and revolution -- 12. Latin America, the United States, and the world -- Epilogue : what future for Latin America? -- Heads of state
Notes Bibliography: p. 289-297
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [289]-297
Subject Environmental policy -- United States.
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1961-1971.
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1971-1981.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1969-1974.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1969-
United States -- Politics and government -- 1969
United States -- Social conditions -- 1960-
United States -- Social conditions -- 1960-1980.
Author Ehrlich, Paul R., author
LC no. 73017169
ISBN 0716708477
Other Titles Ark 2
Ark two