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Latin America: geographical perspectives

by Harold Blakemore

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America
    • Subjects:
    • Latin America -- Economic conditions -- 1945-,
    • Latin America -- Social conditions -- 1945-1982

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Harold Blakemore and Clifford T. Smith.
      ContributionsSmith, Clifford T. 1924- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC125 .B55
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 598 p.
      Number of Pages598
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5323064M
      ISBN 100416108202
      LC Control Number72175723

      Is decentralisation good for development? This book offers insights and lessons that help us understand when the answer is 'Yes', and when it is No'. It shows us how decentralisation can be designed to drive development forward, and focuses attention on how institutional incentives can be created for governments to improve public sector performance and strengthen economies in ways that enhance. This book looks at the relationships between the physical-social environment and the elderly in Europe and Latin America, from the Environmental Gerontology perspective and through geographical and psychosocial approaches.

      TY - BOOK. T1 - Culture, Citizenship, Participation. T2 - Comparative Perspectives from Latin America on Inclusive Education. A2 - Bon, A. A2 - Pini, MónicaAuthor: A. Bon, Mónica Pini, Hans Akkermans. Marie Price “Reflections on Regional Research in the Geographical Review” Geographical Review (4): Kaitlin Yarnall and Marie Price. “Migration, Development, and a New Rurality in the Valle Alto, Bolivia” Journal of Latin American Geography 9(1): Marie Price and Elizabeth Chacko.

      Studying the State explores the results of governments in the Global South, particularly in Latin America, turning to the state as a vehicle for mobilizing people, resources and political change.. The book evaluates the results of this return to the state by looking at recent historical events to analyse the outcomes, processes, successes and failures of these projects. Focusing on Latin America, this book examines how physical and human geography has influenced the region’s potential for economic and social development. The book assesses how geography affects differences in development between countries and more specifically between Latin America and other regions of the world.


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Geographical Perspectives. Latin American Development. During the pre-Columbian period native cultures had diversified such that on the eve of European expansion Latin America was occupied by a mosaic of societies ranging from simple hunting, fishing and gathering bands to highly developed agricultural Author: Linda Newson.

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Looking for books by Harold Blakemore. See all books authored by Harold Blakemore, including The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Latin America and the Caribbean (Cambridge World Encyclopedias), and Latin America: Geographical Perspectives, and more on loveletterstotoledo.com Latin American culture is the formal or informal expression of the people of Latin America and includes both high culture (literature and high art) and popular culture (music, folk art, and dance) as well as religion and other customary practices.

Definitions of Latin America vary. From a cultural perspective, Latin America generally refers to those parts of the Americas of Spanish and.

Audible Geographies in Latin America examines the audibility of place as a racialized phenomenon. It argues that place is not just a geographical or political notion, but also a sensorial one, shaped by the specific profile of the senses engaged through different media.

Originality/value: As the main working languages of scientific production in Latin America are Spanish and Portuguese, this is the first attempt to make tourism gender research from this region.

My first extended visit to Latin America (besides an overnight stay in Ensenada) was a summer in Mexico with my wife Pamela, mostly at the University of the Americas loveletterstotoledo.com wrote a photo essay about our trip in the Fall issue of Focus, the magazine of the American Geographical Society.

TO-INN book release: Culture, citizenship, participation – Latin American perspectives This entry was posted in Global Challenges Higher Education Inclusive education Information and Communication Technologies Latin America Real World research Sustainable Development Goals on September 11, by Anna Bon.

Latin American Perspectives is a theoretical and scholarly journal for discussion and debate on the political economy of capitalism, imperialism, and socialism in the Americas. Most issues focus on a single problem, nation, or region, providing an in-depth look from. The Latin American Cultural Studies Reader.

brings together thirty-six field-defining essays by the most prominent theorists of Latin American cultural studies.

Written over the past several decades, these essays provide an assessment of Latin American cultural studies, an account of the field’s historical formation, and an outline of its significant ideological and methodological trends.Environmental Gerontology in Europe and Latin America: Policies and Perspectives on Environment and Aging / This book looks at the relationships between the physical-social environment and the elderly in Europe and Latin America, from the Environmental Gerontology perspective and through geographical and psychosocial approaches.Presenting a variety of adaptation strategies and projects currently being undertaken and implemented, the book showcases how Latin American nations are struggling to meet the challenges of climate change.

Latin America as a whole and Central America in particular is one of the most vulnerable regions of the world and is severely affected by.