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Author Collado Schwarz, Ángel, 1951-

Title Decolonization models for America's last colony : Puerto Rico : radio interviews with Francisco Catalá-Oliveras and Juan Lara / Ángel Collado-Schwarz
Edition First English edition
Published Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2012
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Contents ""Contents""; ""Maps""; ""Introduction to the 2011 English Edition""; ""Introduction to the Third Edition (2010)""; ""Introduction to the First Edition (2008)""; ""General Note""; ""Part I: A Brief History of Puerto Rico ""; ""Part 2: Interviews ""; ""Successful Sovereignties""; ""Singapore""; ""Slovenia""; ""Ireland""; ""Israel""; ""New Zealand""; ""Estonia""; ""Part 3: Comparative Tables""; ""Part 4: Newspaper Columns by Dr. Ã?ngel Collado-Schwarz""; ""Federal Laws Mean Hardships for Puerto Rican Consumers""; ""China and Latin America""
""A Federal Plebiscite�so Close Yet so Far""""The Territorial Clause Versus Sovereignty""; ""The Experts and the Territorial Clause""; ""The Hispanic Effect and Statehood""; ""The Flight of the Pharmaceuticals and Commonwealth""; ""JOBS, JOBS, JOBS . . .""; ""Asia Headed Toward the Lead""; ""A Decade Lost: 2000�2010""; ""Obama�s 238 Minutes in Puerto Rico""; ""The Thirty-Eighth Parallel and Commonwealth Status""; ""Stagnation and the Lack of Indignados""; ""Suggested Reading""; ""Contributors""; ""Index""
""The Visits of Five Presidents, a Pope, and a King""""The Bride Refuses to Marry""; ""Ireland Is Stealing Our Cookies""; ""Puerto Rico: An Archipelago Without Fresh Seafood?""; ""The Bahamas, Small Yet Sovereign""; ""The Spirit of Bangalore""; ""The Neglect of Solar Energy""; ""An Agricultural Country Without Agriculture""; ""Violence, Mental Health, and Status""; ""Sovereign Gardens""; ""Alaskan Statehood""; ""The Most Exclusive Club in the World""; ""Sovereignty for Development""; ""A Quarter-Century Lost""; ""The Bankers Club and Puerto Rico""; ""Drug Traffi cking and the Feds""
Notes "Originally published in Spanish as Soberanías exitosas: Seis modelos para el desarrollo económico de Puerto Rico (Puerto Rico: La Voz del Centro, 2008; 3rd ed., 2010)."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Catalá Oliveras, Francisco A. -- Interviews.
Lara, Juan, Dr. -- Interviews.
Decolonization -- Case studies.
Decolonization -- Puerto Rico.
Economic development -- Case studies.
Economic development -- Puerto Rico.
Economic policy -- Case studies.
Puerto Rico -- Economic policy.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Catalá Oliveras, Francisco A.
Lara, Juan, Dr.
ISBN 0815651082 (electronic bk.)
9780815651086 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Soberanías exitosas. English