The Resource Argentina : a modern history, Jill Hedges

Argentina : a modern history, Jill Hedges

Label
Argentina : a modern history
Title
Argentina
Title remainder
a modern history
Statement of responsibility
Jill Hedges
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the early 20th century, Argentina possessed one of the world's most prosperous economies, yet since then Argentina has suffered a series of boom-and-bust cycles that have seen it fall well behind its regional neighbours. At the same time, despite the lack of significant ethnic or linguistic divisions, Argentina has failed to create an over-arching post-independence national identity and its political and social history has been marred by frictions, violence and a 50-year series of military coups d'etat. In this book, Jill Hedges analyses the modern history of Argentina from the adoption of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
982
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F2843
LC item number
.H43 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Argentina : a modern history, Jill Hedges
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-311) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Preface; Introduction; 1. National Consolidation 1853-80; 2. The 'Golden Age' 1880-1930; 3. The Infamous 'Decade' 1930-43; 4. Peronism: The Original Protagonists; 5. The Rise of Peron, 1943-5; 6. The 'Revolution' of 17 October 1945; 7. Peronism in Power 1946-52: The First Presidency; 8. The Death of Evita and the Fall of Peron; 9. Peronism Proscribed; 10. Descent into Chaos; 11. Provincial Perspectives; 12. Return to Democracy; 13. Default and Disarray; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn756484703
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 317 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857730572
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613292186
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
329218
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25843400
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)756484703
  • pebcs0857719769

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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