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The Resource Argentina : a global studies handbook, Todd L. Edwards

Argentina : a global studies handbook, Todd L. Edwards

Label
Argentina : a global studies handbook
Title
Argentina
Title remainder
a global studies handbook
Statement of responsibility
Todd L. Edwards
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edwards, Todd L
Dewey number
982
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F2808.5
LC item number
.E39 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Series statement
Global studies.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Argentina
Label
Argentina : a global studies handbook, Todd L. Edwards
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0811/2007031368-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-330) and index
Contents
  • pt. 1. Narrative section -- 1. Geography and history -- The physical setting -- Argentina's ignominious discovery -- Spanish exploration and conquest -- A note on the indigenous population -- The early communities of Argentina -- The Bourbon Reforms -- Collapse of colonial authority and independence -- "Unitarios" and Federalists -- Juan Manuel de Rosas (1829-1845) -- A new constitution -- The Liberal Era (1880-1916) -- The decline of the Liberal Era (1916-1930) -- The military removes Yrigoyen -- Juan Domingo Perón and the rise of Populism -- Military stewardship -- Bureaucratic authoritarianism -- Perón's return to power -- Military rule -- The Falklands War -- Transition to democracy -- Menem's departure and the collapse of the peso -- Néstor Kirchner -- Cristina Fernández de Kirchner -- 2. The Argentine economy -- Growth and development -- The historica setting: Argentina's colonial economy -- Buenos Aires and the rural economy -- The "Saladero" -- Independence and entry into the world economy -- Argentina's post-independence economy -- The rise of sheep raising (and the transition to the Golden Age -- Argentina's Golden Age (1870-1914) -- Stalled progress (1914-1930) -- The move to industrialization -- Perón and the economy -- Military stewardship -- Bureaucratic authoritarianism I -- Perón's return -- Bureaucratic authoritarianism II -- The economy and the transition to democracy -- The reform administration of Carlos Menem -- Fernando de la Rúa and the collapse of convertability -- Néstor Kirchner -- Cristina Fernández de Kirchner --
  • 3. Politics and government -- The historical backdrop -- The early growth of Buenos Aires -- The Bourbon Reforms (1702-1800) -- Collapse of colonial authority and the move to independence -- "Unitarios" versus "Federales" (1812-1829) -- The Rosas Dictatorship (1829-1852) -- Confederation and constitution (1852-1862) -- The Argentine Republic -- The generation of 1880 and the era of Liberal rule -- Military coup -- Perón and Peronism -- Military stewardship -- Bureaucratic authoritarianism I (1966-1973) -- Perón's brief return -- Bureaucratic authoritarianism II (1976-1983) -- The Falklands War (and the end of military rule) -- Transition to democracy -- Carlos Menem -- Fernando de la Rúa -- Political crisis -- Néstor Kirchner -- Cristina Fernández de Kirchner -- A note on Argentina's foreign policy -- 4. Society and culture -- Population in Argentina: historical background -- Waves of European immigration -- Religion -- Argentine Spanish -- Social customs in Argentina -- The national identity -- Food and drink -- Argentine arts, literature, and cinema -- Selected themes of modern Argentine life --
  • pt. 2. Reference section -- Key events in Argentine history -- Significant people, places, and events -- Argentina-related organizations
Control code
ocn162126928
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 351 p.
Isbn
9781851099870
Isbn Type
(ebook : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007031368
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1002247
  • (OCoLC)162126928
Label
Argentina : a global studies handbook, Todd L. Edwards
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0811/2007031368-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-330) and index
Contents
  • pt. 1. Narrative section -- 1. Geography and history -- The physical setting -- Argentina's ignominious discovery -- Spanish exploration and conquest -- A note on the indigenous population -- The early communities of Argentina -- The Bourbon Reforms -- Collapse of colonial authority and independence -- "Unitarios" and Federalists -- Juan Manuel de Rosas (1829-1845) -- A new constitution -- The Liberal Era (1880-1916) -- The decline of the Liberal Era (1916-1930) -- The military removes Yrigoyen -- Juan Domingo Perón and the rise of Populism -- Military stewardship -- Bureaucratic authoritarianism -- Perón's return to power -- Military rule -- The Falklands War -- Transition to democracy -- Menem's departure and the collapse of the peso -- Néstor Kirchner -- Cristina Fernández de Kirchner -- 2. The Argentine economy -- Growth and development -- The historica setting: Argentina's colonial economy -- Buenos Aires and the rural economy -- The "Saladero" -- Independence and entry into the world economy -- Argentina's post-independence economy -- The rise of sheep raising (and the transition to the Golden Age -- Argentina's Golden Age (1870-1914) -- Stalled progress (1914-1930) -- The move to industrialization -- Perón and the economy -- Military stewardship -- Bureaucratic authoritarianism I -- Perón's return -- Bureaucratic authoritarianism II -- The economy and the transition to democracy -- The reform administration of Carlos Menem -- Fernando de la Rúa and the collapse of convertability -- Néstor Kirchner -- Cristina Fernández de Kirchner --
  • 3. Politics and government -- The historical backdrop -- The early growth of Buenos Aires -- The Bourbon Reforms (1702-1800) -- Collapse of colonial authority and the move to independence -- "Unitarios" versus "Federales" (1812-1829) -- The Rosas Dictatorship (1829-1852) -- Confederation and constitution (1852-1862) -- The Argentine Republic -- The generation of 1880 and the era of Liberal rule -- Military coup -- Perón and Peronism -- Military stewardship -- Bureaucratic authoritarianism I (1966-1973) -- Perón's brief return -- Bureaucratic authoritarianism II (1976-1983) -- The Falklands War (and the end of military rule) -- Transition to democracy -- Carlos Menem -- Fernando de la Rúa -- Political crisis -- Néstor Kirchner -- Cristina Fernández de Kirchner -- A note on Argentina's foreign policy -- 4. Society and culture -- Population in Argentina: historical background -- Waves of European immigration -- Religion -- Argentine Spanish -- Social customs in Argentina -- The national identity -- Food and drink -- Argentine arts, literature, and cinema -- Selected themes of modern Argentine life --
  • pt. 2. Reference section -- Key events in Argentine history -- Significant people, places, and events -- Argentina-related organizations
Control code
ocn162126928
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 351 p.
Isbn
9781851099870
Isbn Type
(ebook : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007031368
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1002247
  • (OCoLC)162126928

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