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Latin American Politics & Society 47.1 (2005) 153-156



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Books Received

General and Regional Latin America

Cleary, Edward L., and Timothy J. Steigenga, eds. Resurgent Voices in Latin America: Indigenous Peoples, Political Mobilization, and Religious Change. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2004. Notes, bibliography, index, 304 pp.; paperback $24.95.

Del Sarto, Ana, Alicia Ríos, and Abril Trigo, eds. The Latin American Cultural Studies Reader. Durham: Duke University Press, 2004. Photographs, illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index, 832 pp.; hardcover $99.95, paperback $32.95.

Easterly, William, and Luis Servén, eds. The Limits of Stabilization: Infrastructure, Public Deficits, and Growth in Latin America. Latin American Development Forum series. Stanford: Stanford University Press/World Bank, 2003. Figures, tables, acronyms, appendixes, notes, bibliography, index, 225 pp.; paperback $30.

Ocampo, José Antonio, and Juan Martin, ECLAC, eds. Globalization and Development: A Latin American and Caribbean Perspective. Latin American Development Forum series. Stanford: Stanford University Press/World Bank, 2003. Figures, tables, notes, bibliography, index, 230 pp.; paperback $25.

O'Donnell, Guillermo, Jorge Vargas Cullell, and Osvaldo M. Iazzetta, eds. The Quality of Democracy: Theory and Applications. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 2004. Figures, tables, appendixes, notes, bibliography, index, 288 pp.; hardcover $55, paperback $25.

Phipps, Elena, Johanna Hecht, and Cristina Esteras Martín. The Colonial Andes: Tapestries and Silverwork, 1530-1830. Exhibition catalogue. New Haven: Yale University Press/Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2004. Photographs, illustrations, maps, figures, tables, abbreviations, appendixes, glossary, notes, bibliography, index, 412 pp.; hardcover $75.

Shayne, Julie D., The Revolution Question: Feminisms in El Salvador, Chile, and Cuba. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2004. Acronyms, appendix, notes, bibliography, index, 240 pp.; paperback $23.95.

Valdés, Mario J., and Djelal Kadir, eds. Literary Cultures of Latin America: A Comparative History. 3 vols. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004. Photographs, illustrations, maps, tables, bibliography, index. Vol. 1, Configurations of Literary Culture, 667 pp. Vol. 2, [End Page 153] Institutional Modes and Cultural Modalities, 706 pp. Vol. 3, Latin American Literary Culture: Subject to History, 753 pp.; hardcover (set) $395.

Wiarda, Howard J., ed. Authoritarianism and Corporatism in Latin America--Revisited. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2004. Photographs, illustrations, maps, figures, tables, abbreviations, appendixes, glossary, notes, bibliography, index, 320 pp.; hardcover $65.

Argentina

Chavez, Rebecca Bill. The Rule of Law in Nascent Democracies: Judicial Politics in Argentina. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2004. Map, figures, tables, appendix, notes, bibliography, index, 272 pp.; hardcover $50.

Brazil

Arons, Nicholas Gabriel. Waiting for Rain: The Politics and Poetry of Drought in Northeast Brazil. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2004. Photographs, illustrations, map, glossary, notes, bibliography, index, 230 pp.; hardcover $36.95, paperback $17.95.

Font, Mauricio A., and Anthony Peter Spanakos, eds., with Cristina Bordin. Reforming Brazil. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2004. Figures, tables, abbreviations, notes, bibliography, index, 280 pp.; hardcover $80, paperback $27.95.

Chile

Stern, Steve J. Remembering Pinochet's Chile: On the Eve of London 1998. The Memory Box of Pinochet's Chile: A Trilogy, vol. 1. Durham: Duke University Press, 2004. Photographs, maps, abbreviations, notes, bibliographic essay, index, 280 pp.; hardcover $29.95.

Costa Rica

Palmer, Steven, and Iván Molina, eds. The Costa Rica Reader: History, Culture, Politics. Durham: Duke University Press, 2004. Photographs, illustrations, map, tables, bibliography, index, 400 pp.; paperback $22.95. [End Page 154]

Guatemala

Wilkinson, Daniel. Silence on the Mountain: Stories of Terror, Betrayal, and Forgetting in Guatemala. Durham: Duke University Press, 2004. Photographs, map, notes, bibliography, index, 384 pp.; paperback $19.95.

Mexico

Crandall, Russell, Guadalupe Paz, and Riordan Roett, eds. Mexico's Democracy at Work: Political and Economic Dynamics. Boulder: Lynne Rienner, 2005. Figures, tables, acronyms, notes, bibliography, index, 232 pp.; hardcover $49.95, paperback $19.95.

Shirk, David A. Mexico's New Politics: The PAN and Democratic Change. Boulder: Lynne Rienner, 2004. Photographs, illustrations, maps, figures, tables, abbreviations, notes, bibliography, index, 294 pp.; hardcover $53, paperback $22.

Peru

Muecke, Ulrich: Political Culture in Nineteenth-Century Peru: The Rise of the Partido Civil [Der Partido Civil in Peru, 1871-1879: Zur Geschichte politischer Parteien und Repräsentation in Lateinamerica, 1998]. Translated by Katya Andrusz. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2004. Figures, tables...

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Additional Information

ISSN
1548-2456
Print ISSN
1531-426X
Pages
pp. 153-156
Launched on MUSE
2005-02-08
Open Access
No
Archive Status
Archived 2007
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