By Philip Brenner,Marguerite Rose Jiménez,John M. Kirk,William M. LeoGrande
This thoroughly revised and up to date version makes a speciality of Cuba due to the fact that Raúl Castro took over the country’s management in 2006.A modern Cuba Reader brings jointly the simplest fresh scholarship and writing on Cuban politics, economics, international family, society, and tradition in present-day Cuba. perfect for college kids and normal readers trying to comprehend this still-contentious and debatable island, the publication encompasses a substantial creation environment the historic context, in addition to half introductions and a chronology.
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Contributions by: Carlos Alzugaray Treto, Denise Blum, Philip Brenner, Michael J. Bustamante, Mariela Castro, Soraya M. Castro Mariño, María Auxiliadora César, Armando Chaguaceda, Margaret E. Crahan, Simon C. Darnell, Antonio Aja Díaz, Jorge I. Domínguez, María Isabel Domínguez, Tracey Eaton, H. Michael Erisman, Richard E. Feinberg, Reina Fleitas Ruiz, Edmundo García, Graciela González Olmedo, Conner Gorry, Katrin Hansing, Adrian H. Hearn, Ted A. Henken, Rafael Hernández, Monica Hirst, Robert Huish, Marguerite Rose Jiménez, Antoni Kapcia, C. William Keck, Emily J. Kirk, John M. Kirk, Hal Klepak, Sinan Koont, Par Kumaraswami, Saul Landau, William M. LeoGrande, Sandra Levinson, Esteban Morales, Nancy Morejón, Blanca Múnster Infante, Armando Nova González, Manuel Orozco, Leonardo Padura Fuentes, Omar Everleny Pérez Villanueva, Philip Peters, Camila Piñeiro Harnecker, Clotilde Proveyer Cervantes, Archibald Ritter, Ana M. Ruiz Aguirre, Daniel Salas González, Jorge Mario Sánchez Egozcue, Ann Marie inventory, Julia E. Sweig, Carlos Varela, Sjamme van de Voort, and María del Carmen Zabala Argüelles
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A Contemporary Cuba Reader: The Revolution under Raúl Castro by Philip Brenner,Marguerite Rose Jiménez,John M. Kirk,William M. LeoGrande