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Handbook of Central American governance, editors, Diego Sanchez-Ancochea and Salvador Marti i Puig

Summary
Central America constitutes a fascinating case study of the challenges, opportunities and characteristics of the process of transformation in today's global economy. Comprised of a politically diverse range of societies, this region has long been of interest to students of economic development and political change. The Handbook of Central American Governance aims to describe and explain the manifold processes that are taking place in Central America that are altering patterns of social, political and economic governance, with particular focus on the impact of globalization and
Table Of Contents
Cover; Handbook of Central American Governance; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of illustrations; Editors and contributors; Prologue: Central America: modernizing backwardness; 1 Introduction: Central America's triple transition and the persistent power of the elite; Part I Development and income (re)distribution; 2 The great transformation in Central America: transnational accumulation and the evolution of capital; 3 Central American migration, remittances and transnational development; 4 Natural disasters, climate change and environmental challenges in Central America
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Edition
First edition.
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiv, 470 pages), illustrations, map.
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9780203073148

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