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Latin America & Caribbean.

Latin America & Caribbean.

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About the Author. Brian Blouet was educated in Britain and taught at the University of Sheffield before coming to the USA and teaching at the University of Nebraska, Texas A&M University, and the College of William and Mary in Virginia. Olwyn M. Blouet is the author of Latin America and the Caribbean: A Systematic and Regional Survey, 7th Edition, Cited by: Latin America and the Caribbean: Lands and Peoples.

This book has been written primarily as a geography of Latin America and the Caribbean, but is also intended to serve as an interdisciplinary introduction to the region.

The focus of the text is on comprehension of concepts, patterns, and issues rather than on memorization of facts and figures/5(17). --Jose Javier Lopez, Minnesota State University "I have used Latin America and the Caribbean in my classroom for the past seven years.

The chapters on the physical geography of the region are strong, Cited by: Cymeme Howe, Visiting Assistant Professor of Cornell University writes, “The text moves well and builds over time, paying close attention to balancing both the Caribbean and Latin America as geographic regions, Spanish and non-Spanish speaking countries, and Cited by: Global Studies: Latin America and the Caribbean 15th Edition by Paul Goodwin (Author) out of 5 stars 10 ratings/5(7).

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Latin America is generally understood to consist of the entire continent of South America in addition to Mexico, Central America, and the islands of the Caribbean whose inhabitants speak a Romance language. The peoples of this large area shared the experience of conquest and colonization by the.

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