product description page

Understanding Alba : Progress, Problems, and Prospects of Alternative Regionalism in Latin America and

$40.00
shipping to 94043 only 4 left
get it by Wed, May 2 with standard shipping.
free order pickup not available
not sold at Manhattan Herald Square

about this item

This edited collection is only the second academic publication dedicated solely to Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America (ALBA), the “Left Turn” regional project founded by Venezuela and Cuba in 2004 and since expanded to Bolivia, Ecuador, Nicaragua, and much of the Anglophone Caribbean. As ALBA celebrates its first decade, this book offers a considered, critical, and comprehensive account of the project. This work provides insights into all manner of unanswered questions: among others, the roles and involvement of member-states both central and peripheral; the nature of ALBA governance; the sustainability of the project; its effect on domestic politics; and the true nature and extent of specific initiatives. Bringing together scholars from across ideological divides, the book provides a comprehensive analysis of ALBA’s successes and failures, evaluating the project’s viability and mapping possible future trajectories. The opacity of ALBA and its member-states, and the perplexing lack of research into ALBA despite its significance, makes the contribution of this edited volume a particularly valuable one.

more to consider

  • Unstuck : Breaking Free from Barriers to Your Productivity (MP3-CD) (Matt Perman)

    $8.99

  • Untamed City : Carnival of Secrets (Paperback) (Melissa Marr)

    $6.99

  • Los secretos de Alba/ Alba's Secrets (Paperback) (Puco Marco)

    $7.98

  • Prospect.4 : The Lotus in Spite of the Swamp: A Project of Prospect New Orleans (Hardcover) (Trevor

    $37.42

  • Southeast Asian Ecocriticism : Theories, Practices, Prospects -  (Hardcover)

    $110.00

recommended

  • SheaMoisture® Mongongo & Hemp Seed Oils High Porosity Moisture-Seal Shampoo - 13 fl oz

    $10.99

  • 2018 TF Publishing Desk Calendar

  • Employment Discrimination (Paperback) (Joel Wm. Friedman)

    $50.30

  • Thousands : Poems (Paperback) (Lightsey Darst)

    $11.56

  • Love Print Throw Pillow Collection - Surya

    $20.99 - $27.99


from the manufacturer


guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.