2 edition of Cuba in the international system found in the catalog.
Cuba in the international system
|Statement||edited by Archibald R.M. Ritter and John M. Kirk.|
|Series||Macmillan international political economy series|
|Contributions||Ritter, Archibald R. M., Kirk, John M., 1951-|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||294|
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It is divided into three sections: the first examines the nature of economic and political change that has taken place in Cuba in the last three years; the second analyzes the evolution of Cuban international relations, which have flourished in recent years; the final section examines the nature of the impasse in bilateral relations with the USA and offers some suggestions to resolve the difficulties.
The book is a very useful collection of essays by various American academics on Cuba's relations with other countries. William LeoGrande writes about Cuba's relations with the USA, Nicola Miller about relations with Russia, Chris McGillion about relations with Europe and Japan, Peter McKenna and John Kirk about relations with Canada, Morris Morley about relations with Latin America and Michael 5/5(1).
Get this from a library. Cuba in the international system: normalization and integration. [Archibald R M Ritter; John M Kirk;] -- "Important collection of 16 essays by Cuban and foreign specialists emerging from the symposium 'Cuba in the International System: Normalization and.
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In this book, Martin Carnoy explores the surprising success of the Cuban educational system, where the average elementary school student learns much more than her Latin American peers. In developing the case for Cuba's supportive social context and centralized management of education, Carnoy asks important questions about educational systems in general.
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