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The Resource Negotiating paradise : U.S. tourism and empire in twentieth-century Latin America, Dennis Merrill, (electronic book)

Negotiating paradise : U.S. tourism and empire in twentieth-century Latin America, Dennis Merrill, (electronic book)

Label
Negotiating paradise : U.S. tourism and empire in twentieth-century Latin America
Title
Negotiating paradise
Title remainder
U.S. tourism and empire in twentieth-century Latin America
Statement of responsibility
Dennis Merrill
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In his examination of interwar Mexico, early Cold War Cuba, and Puerto Rico during the Alliance for Progress, Merrill demonstrates how tourists and the international travel industry facilitated the expansion of U.S. consumer and cultural power in Latin America. He also shows the many ways in which local service workers, labor unions, business interests, and host governments vied to manage the Yankee invasion. Highlighting the everyday realities of U.S. empire in ways often overlooked, Merrill's analysis provides historical context for understanding the contemporary debate over the costs and be
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Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Merrill, Dennis
Index
index present
LC call number
F1418
LC item number
.M453 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • Tourists
  • Tourism
  • Tourism
  • Tourism
  • United States
  • Latin America
  • Latin America
Label
Negotiating paradise : U.S. tourism and empire in twentieth-century Latin America, Dennis Merrill, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10351505
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 327 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780807832882
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Negotiating paradise : U.S. tourism and empire in twentieth-century Latin America, Dennis Merrill, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10351505
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 327 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780807832882
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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