• Central at the Margin: Five Brazilian Women Writers

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    Joined by the acronym that defined the decade (BRICs, the term coined by Goldman Sachs to refer to the emerging powers of Brazil, Russia, India, and China), and despite differing interests on some key issues like agriculture, Brazil and India have together taken on the role of leading the New South —that is, the post–Cold War developing world. The inclusion of such landscapes on the World Heritage List is justifiable by virtue of the powerful religious, artistic or cultural associations of the natural element rather than material cultural evidence, which may be insignificant or even absent.
  • In Search of the Latin American Faulkner

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    Another frequent comment Chileans made was related to language and expressions particular to Chilean Spanish, many of which are derived from the influence of the native indigenous languages Quechua and Mapudungun. Combining core courses offered by the program with a large variety of co-listed and cross-listed courses offered by departments, programs, and units throughout the University of Miami, the program is able to offer a tremendous amount of diversity in courses available for credit towards this degree.
  • Counterfeit Politics: Secret Plots and Conspiracy Narratives

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    Africans, brought there as slaves by the Europeans, also greatly affected the culture. The inclusion of such landscapes on the World Heritage List is justifiable by virtue of the powerful religious, artistic or cultural associations of the natural element rather than material cultural evidence, which may be insignificant or even absent. Health and traditional medicine cultures in Latin America and the Caribbean.
  • Critical Terms in Caribbean and Latin American Thought:

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    Most Euro-Americans take great pride in their particular country of origin, hence infrequently refer to themselves as a Euro-American but instead reference their particular nation of origin. No one was paying attention to the extensive grass-roots organizing in the slums and hills, which swept into power the populist priest Jean-Bertrand Aristide. turned at once to undermining the feared and hated democratic government. The figure of Mita taps into this cultural source, the religious substrate of its host communities being its only link to indigenous and neo-African traditions. 4 Theologically, however, the cult of Mita issues entirely from the Judeo-Christian biblical tradition, and its closest analog remains the (displaced) figure of the Virgin Mary.
  • Caribbean Women Writers: Essays from the First International

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    Going forward, the challenge for the region is to sustain growth and continue to reduce poverty and inequality in a much less favorable global environment. Deaths from infectious diseases of childhood have declined, and the incidence of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) in adulthood have increased. Jamaica s Heritage, an Untapped Resource. Sponsored by FIU's Department of English and co-sponsored by the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center.
  • Out of Order!: Anthony Winkler and White West Indian Writing

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    Similarly, oppress is downpress, and informer is outformer. Manipulation of the reader’s notion of poetics subtly leads to a configuration of the Caribbean woman writer’s role in the redefinition of Caribbean identity. Use this notion to compare... religion in Mexico and Cuba. Over 10 million Mexican citizens have immigrated to the United States since the 1970s. An important example is Moya Pons’ portrayal of the Haitian occupation of the entire island from 1822-1844 as a “brutal nightmare”(Manual 230) with many families fleeing to other Caribbean islands.
  • Aesthetics and Revolution: Nicaraguan Poetry, 1979-1990

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    The certificate, an added qualification for students already pursuing professional, master's, or doctoral degrees, helps students acquire in-depth knowledge of South Asia and develop interdisciplinary, analytical, and academic skills by taking four relevant courses. Boxer, David (interviewed by Shirley Maynier Burke). "The Intuitive Eye—A Heritage Recalled." Mining's long range impact on the rainforest is likely to be the center of future controversy in the Amazon. A regional affiliate of the International Democratic Union (IDU), the CDU included the ruling centrist parties of seven other Caribbean countries: Belize, Dominica, Grenada, St.
  • Beyond Civilization and Barbarism: Culture and Politics in

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    ALBA’s stated aim is abolition of poverty and social exclusion. It includes short notes on terminology and a glossary of Afro-Cuban terms. Castro, however, thought it was great. "Without our unity, nothing would be possible and all the achievements would be lost," he told the plenary session of the summit, calling for more United Nations-inspired “sustainable development” and greater “integration.” CELAC should also take a more active role in alleviating poverty — most of which is caused by "governments" like his — and promoting “education,” Cuban propaganda outlets quoted the Marxist dictator as saying. “We will act in full compliance with international law and the United Nations’ charter,” he added.
  • Pablo Neruda

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    Dayan, Joan. “Reading Women in the Caribbean: Marie Chauvet’s Love, Anger, and Madness.” Displacements: Women, Tradition, Literatures in French. Four years later, these ideas having substantially matured and permeated world public opinion, the United Nations adopted the concept of the Alliance of Civilizations. Formats for notes and bibliography are those of the Chicago Manual of Style or of the social science publications, such as Current Anthropology.
  • Alfonsina Storni: Selected Poems (Secret Weavers Series)

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    Kingston: Institute of Jamaica Publications, 1993. That law stipulates jail time and steep fines for violators. Many of these controls have been abandoned as unworkable. Source: MPI tabulation of data from Department of Homeland Security (DHS), 2014 Yearbook of Immigration Statistics (Washington, DC: DHS Office of Immigration Statistics, 2016), available online. While migrating nurses may be replaced in terms of numbers, they may not be replaced in terms of quality, especially in countries where auxiliary nurses are replacing registered nurses as in Latin American ( Malvarez, & Castrillon Agudelo, 2005 ).
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