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Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture by
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Publication Date: 2008
Provides a comprehensive, multidisciplinary view of Latin American history and culture from prehistoric times to the present. Covers cultural issues and includes numerous biographical profiles of important figures in politics, letters and the arts.
Encyclopedia of Race and Racism by
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Publication Date: 2007
Includes several entries related to the U.S.-Mexico border issues as they intersect with racism and human rights.
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