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Squatters and the Politics of Marginality in Uruguay (Latin American Political Economy)

Squatters and the Politics of Marginality in Uruguay (Latin American Political Economy) by María José Álvarez-Rivadulla
English | 7 Aug. 2017 | ISBN: 3319545337 | 224 Pages | PDF | 5.07 MB

This book unveils the political economy of land squatting in a third world city, Montevideo, in Uruguay. It focuses on the effects of democratization on the mobilization of the poorest as well as on the role played by different types of brokers, from radical Catholic priests to local leaders embedded in political networks.

Has Latin American Inequality Changed Direction?  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at June 9, 2017
Has Latin American Inequality Changed Direction?

Has Latin American Inequality Changed Direction?: Looking Over the Long Run by Luis Bértola, Jeffrey Williamson
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319446207 | 419 Pages | PDF | 18.4 MB

This book brings together a range of ideas and theories to arrive at a deeper understanding of inequality in Latin America and its complex realities.

The Afro-Latin@ Experience in Contemporary American Literature and Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at May 30, 2017
The Afro-Latin@ Experience in Contemporary American Literature and Culture

The Afro-Latin@ Experience in Contemporary American Literature and Culture: Engaging Blackness by Jill Toliver Richardson
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319319205 | 170 Pages | PDF | 2.9 MB

This book examines contemporary Afro-Latin@ literature and its depiction of the multifaceted identity encompassing the separate identifications of Americans and the often-conflicting identities of blacks and Latin@s.

Indicators of Quality of Life in Latin America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at May 27, 2017
Indicators of Quality of Life in Latin America

Indicators of Quality of Life in Latin America by Graciela Tonon
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319288407 | 303 Pages | PDF | 14.2 MB

This volume sheds new light on the use of quantitative, qualitative and synthetic indicators for the measurement of quality of life in different countries of Latin America.
Improving Access and Quality of Public Services in Latin America: To Govern and To Serve (Latin American Political Economy)

Improving Access and Quality of Public Services in Latin America: To Govern and To Serve (Latin American Political Economy) by Guillermo Perry
English | 15 Dec. 2016 | ISBN: 1137593431 | 204 Pages | PDF | 1.4 MB

This book presents insights from several countries in Latin America and beyond on how to organize critical sectors, such as education, roads and water, to improve quality, access and affordability. The innovative, multi-disciplinary studies in this volume discuss the outcomes of decentralization, school autonomy, participatory

Multinationals in Latin America: Case Studies (AIB Latin America)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at May 1, 2017
Multinationals in Latin America: Case Studies (AIB Latin America)

Multinationals in Latin America: Case Studies (AIB Latin America) by L. Liberman
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1137024097, 9781137024091, B01FYB7R6Y | 203 Pages | PDF | 1.96 MB
Improving Access and Quality of Public Services in Latin America: To Govern and To Serve (Latin American Political Economy)

Improving Access and Quality of Public Services in Latin America: To Govern and To Serve (Latin American Political Economy) by Guillermo Perry
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137593431, 9781137593436, B01N6H1QVB | 188 Pages | PDF | 1.92 MB

Learning Latin the Ancient Way: Latin Textbooks from the Ancient World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at April 20, 2017
Learning Latin the Ancient Way: Latin Textbooks from the Ancient World

Learning Latin the Ancient Way: Latin Textbooks from the Ancient World by Eleanor Dickey
English, Latin | 2016 | ISBN: 1107093600, 1107474574 | 197 pages | PDF | 4,3 MB

Smooth Dance Moves - Learn How to Dance Latin Rhythms  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at March 22, 2017
Smooth Dance Moves - Learn How to Dance Latin Rhythms

Smooth Dance Moves - Learn How to Dance Latin Rhythms
WEBRip | English | FLV | 341 x 192 | Sorenson Spark ~400 kbps | 25 fps
MP3 | 96 Kbps | 44.1 KHz | 2 channels | ~6 hours | 3.51 GB
Genre: eLearning Video / Dance

Learn how to dance latin and brazilian rhythms in 6 video courses: Latin: Salsa, Salsa on 2, Bachata, Cha Cha Brazilian: Gafieira Samba, Brazilian Zouk
Emerging Issues in Financial Development: Lessons from Latin America (Latin American Development Forum)

Emerging Issues in Financial Development: Lessons from Latin America (Latin American Development Forum) by Tatiana Didier
English | Dec. 17, 2013 | ISBN: 0821398288 | 586 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Since the 1990s, the financial systems in developing and developed countries have gained in soundness, depth, and diversity, prompted in part by a series of financial sector and macroeconomic reforms aimed at fostering a market-driven economy in which finance plays a central role. Latin America has been one of the regions at the forefront of these changes and offers a good laboratory of where the challenges in financial development lie. Despite all the gains in financial development, there is still a nagging contrast between the intensity of financial sector reforms implemented over the past 20 years in many countries and the actual size and depth of their financial systems. In the case of Latin America, in many respects it remains underdeveloped by international comparisons.