Latin American political movements

by CiaraМЃn OМЃ MaolaМЃin

Publisher: Facts on File Publications in New York, N.Y

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementedited by Ciarán O Maoláin.
LC ClassificationsJL969.A45 O18 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 287 p. ;
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2769170M
ISBN 100816014108
LC Control Number86128705

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Becoming Black Political Subjects offers important insights into the changing landscape of race and Latin American politics and provokes readers to adopt a more transnational and.

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