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U.S. Policy Toward Latin America: From Regionalism to Globalism

U.S. Policy Toward Latin America: From Regionalism to Globalism
By Harold Molineu
242 pp, Westview Press, 1986
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A brief but competent overview of such concepts as spheres of influence in Latin America, the western hemisphere idea, the cold war's effects, dependency, and other themes. Also noted is the conflict between the two approaches-global and regional-that have often afflicted U.S. policy with discontinuity.