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Published: 04 November 2009
... Noel Leo Erskine CARIBBEAN ISSUES THE CARIBBEAN AND AFRICAN AMERICAN CHURCHES’ RESPONSE he Caribbean islands are among the better known countries in our world. TYet their importance is marginal. Like many other third world coun- tries they...
Book: The Dictator Next Door: The Good Neighbor Policy and the Trujillo Regime in the Dominican Republic, 1930-1945
Published: 01 January 1998
... CHAPTER ONE + Dominican History, the United States in the Caribbean, and the Origins of the Good Neighbor Policy The western Atlantic Ocean washes a wide arc of land formed...
Published: 01 January 1996
Published: 01 January 2003
...The Brothel of the Caribbean Tomás Fernández Robaina Havana’s reputation as the ‘‘brothel of the Caribbean’’ attracted foreign tourists as well as Cuban customers, and prostitution employed tens of thousands of women in the prerevolutionary period. In the following extract from interviews...
Published: 01 January 1999
... 6 U.S. Legalist Imperial Policy toward Latin America, the Caribbean, and the Far East International Law and US. Imperial Policy The history of u.s. foreign policy toward international law and organiza• tions from the Spanish-American War through the establishment of the League of...
Book: A Foreign Policy in Transition: Moscow’s Retreat from Central America and the Carribbean, 1985–1992
Published: 08 September 1992
...Relations with the Island and Rim Countries of the Caribbean Soviet diplomatic contacts in the Caribbean Basin-almost nonex• istent until the advent of Cuba's revolution-began to grow dur• ing the Brezhnev years (1964-1982). At the start of the period, the USSR exchanged ambassadors...
Published: 30 June 2004
... HHH PART ONE the u.s. south and the caribbean hrough their explorations of the relationship between the South and the Caribbean, the Tessays in this ﬁrst section of Look Away! set the agenda for...
Published: 27 August 2010
... The Periphery of Law 70 9 AFRO-COLOMBIANS IN THE CARIBBEAN The Islas del Rosario comprise an archipelago of over twenty- ﬁve islands o√ Colombia’s Caribbean coastline. They form a national park and are also under the municipal jurisdiction...
Published: 01 January 2016
... There are many links between Shakespeare's monster Caliban, in The Tempest , and Abelard’s story in The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao : ideas concerning human monsters, education, language, political power, and the magical agency of books. This chapter considers the relationship between...
Published: 01 January 2006
Published: 22 April 2016
Published: 08 September 2014
Published: 24 June 2011
Published: 23 February 2000
Published: 01 January 2008
... DANIELA SPENSER The Caribbean Crisis Catalyst for Soviet Projection in Latin America The discovery and forced withdrawal of nuclear missiles in Cuba in October and November 1962 were dramatic events on a world scale, humiliating for the Soviet Union and traumatic for...
Published: 26 October 2018
Published: 01 January 2015
... This essays grapples with the Caribbean basin as a multicultural and cosmopolitan geo-political entity. Locating the Caribbean within and against discourses of European Enlightenment modernity, the essay looks to put forth a cosmo-political ethics of reading that troubles contemporary...
Book: Black Empire: The Masculine Global Imaginary of Caribbean Intellectuals in the United States, 1914–1962
Published: 27 June 2005
...chapter 8 America Is One Island Only: The Caribbean and American Studies If one were to choose a single word to encapsulate Caribbean history, that word would have to be ‘‘geopolitics’’ . . . the relationship between geography and international relations. The most important part of Caribbean...
Published: 01 January 1992
... Two C. L. R. James on the Caribbean: Three Letters The following letters were sent by James, in 1944, to Constance Webb, a young actress later to become his second wife. The first letter begins as a satire of a...
Published: 01 January 1992
... Nine C. L. R. James and the Caribbean Economic Tradition Paget Henry James's economic writings are marked by a number of peculiarities, two of which are important for this discussion. First...