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Latin America: a problem in development.

RauМЃl Prebisch

Latin America: a problem in development.

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Published by Institute of Latin American Studies, University of Texas at Austin in Austin .
Written in English

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  • Latin America
    • Subjects:
    • Latin America -- Economic conditions -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesHackett memorial lecture,, 1970/71
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC125 .P749
      The Physical Object
      Pagination20 p.
      Number of Pages20
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5393206M
      LC Control Number72610561

      Latin America is a group of countries and dependencies in the Western Hemisphere where Romance languages such as Spanish, Portuguese, and French are predominantly is broader than the terms Ibero-America or Hispanic America in categorizing the New term comes from the fact that the predominant languages of the countries originated with the Latin ies: Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. The economic development of Latin America and its principal problems in SearchWorks catalog. The book starts with a section tracking the expansion of social assistance and social insurance in Latin America through the state-led development era, the neoliberal era and the pink-tide. The second section explores the role played by local and external actors modelling social policy in the region.


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