Mexico: From Montezuma to NAFTA, Chiapas, and Beyond
In this fascinating thousand-year history of America's controversial and rapidly changing neighbor, a leading expert on Latin America explains how Mexico's present and future flow directly from its past. Going well beyond analyses of recent crises, Mexico is an engrossing introduction to the Indian civilizations, the harsh rule of the Spaniards, social violence and revolution, and the country's mercurial relationship with the United States up to the present.
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Education advanced greatly , though illiteracy , poor schooling facilities , and ill -
trained teachers remained a major problem . Health care also improved
somewhat , but a major gap existed between health delivery systems in the rural
While the decision not to launch a major military offensive against the guerrillas
in Chiapas seemed to have been politically motivated , the uprising highlighted
the need for changes in the military ' s command and intelligence structures as ...
Any major turmoil and social unrest in Mexico will have an impact on the United
States , as large numbers of Mexicans might flee north across the border . If
violence and guerrilla activities expand , the United States could decide to
defend and ...
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In nineteen short chapters, each about ten pages long, Jaime Suchlicki explains Mexico. "The Age of Santa Anna", "The U.S.-Mexican War", "Prelude to Revolution: La Reforma", "Maximilian and Foreign ... Leer comentario completo
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Suchlicki, former director of the North-South Center at the University of Miami, provides a well-written, comprehensive, historical narrative of Mexico from the time of the conquest through the ... Leer comentario completo
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