Contemporary Issues in South America

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University of Denver, CTIR, 2000 - 404 pages
Five separate units introduce students to the study of international relations and the continent of South America. The units take complex issues (such as analyzing the state of democracy, demographic trends, or levels of economic development) and address them in an easy to understand manner. Other topics include urbanization, development of the Amazon Rainforest, struggles of indigenous groups, the drug trade, and U.S. foreign policy toward the region.Each unit is based on national standards and features multiple classroom activities to encourage participatory learning.

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Contents

Contemporary Issues in South America
2
South America in Numbers Maps and Facts
7
Challenges Today
71
International Economics
171
U S Foreign Policy South America
255
International
331
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