Surveying the history of these relations from the 19th century to the present, this text highlights how attitudes and policy approaches have changed in the United States and Latin America and then discusses issues of current importance within this historical context. Throughout, international relations theories are applied to examine regional relations from a broader global perspective. Written for students of Latin American politics and American foreign policy, the unique combination of theory and history explores the background of and future for relations between Latin America and the United States.
Table of Contents
Chapter 2. The Roots of U.S. and Latin American Relations
Chapter 3. The Rise of U.S. HegemonyChapter 4. The Era of Intervention and the Good Neighbor
Chapter 5. The Early Cold War Period
Chapter 6. The Cuban Revolution
Chapter 7. The Communist Threat and U.S. Intervention
Part II. Current Issues
Chapter 8. Free Trade and Neoliberal Reform
Chapter 9. Latin American Immigration and U.S. Policy
Chapter 10. Human Rights and DemocracyChapter 11. Drug Trafficking and Terrorism
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