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US National Security Concerns in Latin America and the Caribbean

The Concept of Ungoverned Spaces and Failed States

Editors: Prevost, G., Vanden, H., Campos, C., Ayerbe, L.F. (Eds.)

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About this book

In this edited volume, scholars from Latin America and the United States will analyze how US foreign policy making circles have applied the concepts to the creation of new US security initiatives in the Latin American region during the post September 11, 2001 era.

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Professor at University of South Florida

Reviews

"This volume makes an important contribution to understanding the new geographies of power created by the end of the Cold War, the US war on drugs and war on terrorism discourse and policies, and the conflicts surrounding transnational networks ranging from migration to organized crime. Shifting the focus from states to 'ungoverned areas,' Latin American and US specialists offer valuable insights for scholars and students of globalization, foreign policy, security studies, and Latin America." - Richard Stahler-Sholk, affiliation TK


Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Prevost, Gary (et al.)

    Pages 1-8

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  • From the US Department of State, USAID, and Washington-Based Think Tanks: The Search for Ungoverned Spaces in South America

    Mateo, Luiza R. (et al.)

    Pages 9-40

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  • The United States and the Security Agenda in the Caribbean Basin after 9/11

    Oliva Campos, Carlos

    Pages 41-60

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  • The Militarization of Mexico-US Relations: Ungovernable Areas and a Failed State?

    Preciado Coronado, Jaime A. (et al.)

    Pages 61-79

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  • Maras, Contragoverned Spaces, and Sovereignty

    Vanden, Harry E.

    Pages 81-92

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eBook 71,39 €
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Hardcover 83,19 €
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-37951-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Softcover 88,39 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
US National Security Concerns in Latin America and the Caribbean
Book Subtitle
The Concept of Ungoverned Spaces and Failed States
Editors
  • G. Prevost
  • H. Vanden
  • C. Campos
  • Luis Fernando Ayerbe
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Gary Prevost, Harry E. Vanden, Carlos Oliva Campos, and Luis Fernando Ayerbe
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-37952-8
DOI
10.1057/9781137379528
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-37951-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-47886-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 211
Number of Illustrations and Tables
3 b/w illustrations
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