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Recent Content

Author: 
Helen Collinson, ed.
Reviewer: 
Stuart McCook

McCook on Collinson, 'Green Guerrillas: Environmental Conflicts and Initiatives in Latin America and the Caribbean--A Reader'


Helen Collinson, ed. Green Guerrillas: Environmental Conflicts and Initiatives in Latin America and the Caribbean--A Reader. New York: Monthly Review Press, 1996. 250 pp. $19.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-899365-04-3.

Reviewed by Stuart McCook (The College of New Jersey)
Published on H-LatAm (October, 1996)

Author: 
Polly Pattullo
Reviewer: 
Stuart McCook

McCook on Pattullo, 'Last Resorts: The Cost of Tourism in the Caribbean'


Polly Pattullo. Last Resorts: The Cost of Tourism in the Caribbean. New York: Monthly Review Press, 1996. xiii + 220 pp. $19.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-85345-977-4.

Reviewed by Stuart McCook (The College of New Jersey)
Published on H-LatAm (October, 1996)

Author: 
David G. Gutierrez, ed.
Reviewer: 
Ray F. Broussard

Broussard on Gutierrez, 'Between Two Worlds: Mexican Immigrants in the United States'


David G. Gutierrez, ed. Between Two Worlds: Mexican Immigrants in the United States. Wilmington, Del.: Scholarly Resources, 1996. xxvii + 271 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8420-2473-0.

Reviewed by Ray F. Broussard (University of Georgia)
Published on H-LatAm (September, 1996)

Between Two Worlds

Author: 
Silvia Spitta
Reviewer: 
Elliott Young

Young on Spitta, 'Between Two Waters: Narratives of Transculturation in Latin America'


Silvia Spitta. Between Two Waters: Narratives of Transculturation in Latin America. Houston, Tx.: Rice University Press, 1995. xii + 246 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89263-321-0.

Reviewed by Elliott Young (University of Texas, Austin)
Published on H-LatAm (September, 1996)

Author: 
Arthur L. Stinchcombe
Reviewer: 
Kirwin R. Shaffer

Shaffer on Stinchcombe, 'Sugar Island Slavery in the Age of Enlightenment: The Political Economy of the Caribbean World'


Arthur L. Stinchcombe. Sugar Island Slavery in the Age of Enlightenment: The Political Economy of the Caribbean World. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1995. xi + 361 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-02995-5.

Reviewed by Kirwin R. Shaffer (Humanities Department, Allentown College of St. Francis de Sales)
Published on H-LatAm (September, 1996)

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