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Title Handbook of contemporary Cuba : economy, politics, civil society, and globalization / edited by Mauricio A. Font and Carlos Riobó
Published Boulder, Colorado : Paradigm Publishers, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 408 pages) : illustrations
Series A Paradigm handbook
Paradigm handbook
Contents General introduction / Mauricio A. Font -- Perspective on a changing Cuba / Mauricio A. Font -- Updating Cuba's economic model / Omar Everleny Pérez Villanueva -- Cuba's evolving public policies towards small enterprise / Arch Ritter -- New forms of enterprise in Cuba's changing economy / Camila Piñeiro Harnecker -- Foreign exchange constraints : crisis, adjustment, and gradual exit / Pavel Vidal Alejandro -- Sector agropecuario y lineamientos / Armando Nova González -- Cuba's agricultural transformations : moving towards market socialism? / Mario A. González-Corzo -- Tourism in Cuba barriers to economic growth and development / Hilary Becker -- Cuba's socialist economy from distorted tertiarization to market-compatible reforms / Alberto Gabriele -- Forecasting Cuba's economy : two years, five years, and 20 years / Emily Morris -- Cuba : institutional challenges for a heterodox reform / Carlos Alzugaray and Armando Chaguaceda -- The politics of culture in Cuba / Yvon Grenier -- Expansion of the religious media in contemporary Cuba / Margaret Crahan -- Indirect confrontation : the evolution of the political strategy of the Cuban Catholic Church / Robert Portada -- Race in Cuban society today : the letter and spirit / Miguel Barnet -- Sparks of civil society in Cuba : Afro-Cuban cultural production, artistic interventions, and the struggle for a new public sphere / Zoya Kocur -- Clase versus raza en Cuba : la cuestión racial y el alzamiento del Partido Independiente de Color bajo la perspectiva anarquista (1902-1913) / Amparo Sánchez Cobos -- Cuban freemasons in the development of civil society and political opening / Jorge Luis Romeu -- Cuba's reintegration into a changing world / Mauricio A. Font -- Globalization and the socialist multinational : Cuba at the intersection of business and human rights / Larry Catá Backer -- La posición común de la Unión Europea respecto a Cuba : una reflexión crítica / José Chofre-Sirvent and Carmen Antón-Guardiola -- North Americans in Cuba in the 1960s / David Strug -- Reinventing guantánamo : Cuba-US biofuel production capability / J.R. Paron and Maria Aristigueta -- Conclusion / Mauricio A. Font
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-387) and index
Notes English and Spanish
Print version record
Subject Civil society -- Cuba
Globalization -- Cuba
Human rights -- Cuba.
Political culture -- Cuba
Civil society.
Diplomatic relations.
Economic history.
HISTORY -- Latin America -- Mexico.
Human rights.
Political culture.
Politics and government.
Social conditions.
Cuba -- Economic conditions -- 1990-
Cuba -- Foreign relations -- 1990-
Cuba -- Politics and government -- 1990-
Cuba -- Social conditions -- 1990-
Form Electronic book
Author Font, Mauricio A. (Mauricio Augusto), author, editor.
Riobó, Carlos, 1968- author, editor.
ISBN 1612052266