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A contemporary Cuba reader : reinventing the Revolution, edited by Phillip Brenner ... [et al.]

Label
A contemporary Cuba reader : reinventing the Revolution
Title
A contemporary Cuba reader
Title remainder
reinventing the Revolution
Statement of responsibility
edited by Phillip Brenner ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
972.9106/4
Index
index present
LC call number
F1788
LC item number
.C67 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Brenner, Philip
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Cuba
Label
A contemporary Cuba reader : reinventing the Revolution, edited by Phillip Brenner ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: History as prologue : Cuba before the special period -- The revolutionary and political content of Fidel Castro's charismatic authority / Nelson P. Valdés -- July 26. History absolved him. Now what? / Saul Landau -- "The Cuban nation's single party" : the Communist Party of Cuba faces the future / William M. LeoGrande -- Cuba's Revolutionary Armed Forces : last bulwark of the state! Last bulwark of the revolution? / Hal Klepak -- On Cuban democracy : Cuba and the democratic culture / Rafael Hernández -- Successes and failures of a decentralizing experience : Cuba's local governments / Haroldo Dilla Alfonso, Gerardo González Núñez -- Society, civil society, and the state : an uneasy three-way affair / Damian J. Fernández -- Cuba poll : the findings / Mimi Whitefield, Mary Beth Sheridan -- Cuba's Catholic dissident : the saga of Oswald Payá / Tim Padgett -- Development as an unfinished affair : Cuba after the "great adjustment" of the 1990s / Pedro Monreal -- The Cuban economy : amid economic stagnation and reversal of reforms / Mauricio de Miranda Parrondo -- Cutting losses : Cuba downsizes its sugar industry / Philip Peters -- The political economy of leisure / Marguerite Rose Jiménez -- Going against the grain : agricultural crisis and transformation / Minor Sinclair, Martha Thompson -- Vale todo : in Cuba's Paladares, everything is prohibited but anything goes / Ted Henken -- Dollarization and its discontents in the post-Soviet era / Susan Eckstein -- Neoliberalism, global inequality, and irreparable destruction of our natural habitat : message to the 11th United Nations Conference on Trade and Development / Fidel Castro Ruz -- Cuba and the Pax Americana / Jorge I. Domínguez -- Cuba's counter-hegemonic strategy / H. Michael Erisman -- Like Sisyphus's stone : U.S.-Cuban relations in the aftermath of September 11, 2001 / Soraya M. Castro Mariño -- Advancing the day when Cuba will be free / Daniel W. Fisk -- Fidel's final victory / Julia E. Sweig -- Wanted : a logical Cuba policy / Wayne S. Smith -- The Cuban Five and the U.S. War Against Terror / Leonard Weinglass -- The European Union's perception of Cuba : from frustration to irritation / Joaquín Roy -- Sleeping with an elephant / Peter McKenna, John M. Kirk -- Cuban Americans and their transnational ties / Susan Eckstein, Loreen Barbeira -- In the shadow of plenty, Cuba copes with a crippled health care system / Robin C. Williams -- Social impact of the economic measures / Mirén Uriarte -- Cuban youth : aspirations, social perceptions, and identity / María Isabel Domínguez -- The Cuban education system : lessons and dilemmas / Lavinia Gasperini -- Early childhood education in revolutionary Cuba during the special period / Margo Kirk -- Heroines of the special period / María López Vigil -- The status of Cuban women : from economically dependent to independent / Raisa Pagés -- Recreating racism : race and discrimination in Cuba's special period / Alejandro del al Fuente -- The status of gays in Cuba : myth and reality / Larry R. Oberg -- Civil society and religion in Cuba : past, present, and future / Margaret E. Crahan -- There is no homeland without virtue / Cardinal Jaime Lucas Ortega y Alamino -- A Black woman from Cuba, that's all : an interview with Nancy Morejón / Nancy Morejón, John M. Kirk -- Living and creating in Cuba : risks and challenges / Leonardo Padura Fuentes -- Visions of dollars dance before Cuban artists' eyes / Maria Finn -- Ballet : split with Cuba still brings pain / Enrique Fernándex -- Cuban cinema / Michael Chanan -- Two songs / Carlos Varela -- From the heart of Cuba, a love song for the Crescent City / David Cázares -- Rap and revolution : hip-hop comes to Cuba / Margot Olavarria -- Home-grown virtuosos / Howard Reich -- The dual role of sports / Paula Pettavino, Philip Brenner -- The Cuban media / María López Vigil
  • On Cuban democracy : Cuba and the democratic culture
  • Rafael Hernández
  • Successes and failures of a decentralizing experience : Cuba's local governments
  • Haroldo Dilla Alfonso, Gerardo González Núñez
  • Society, civil society, and the state : an uneasy three-way affair
  • Damian J. Fernández
  • Cuba poll : the findings
  • Mimi Whitefield, Mary Beth Sheridan
  • Cuba's Catholic dissident : the saga of Oswald Payá
  • Tim Padgett --
  • The revolutionary and political content of Fidel Castro's charismatic authority
  • Nelson P. Valdés
  • July 26. History absolved him. Now what?
  • Saul Landau
  • "The Cuban nation's single party" : the Communist Party of Cuba faces the future
  • William M. LeoGrande
  • Cuba's Revolutionary Armed Forces : last bulwark of the state! Last bulwark of the revolution?
  • Hal Klepak
  • Going against the grain : agricultural crisis and transformation
  • Minor Sinclair, Martha Thompson
  • Vale todo : in Cuba's Paladares, everything is prohibited but anything goes
  • Ted Henken
  • Dollarization and its discontents in the post-Soviet era
  • Susan Eckstein
  • Neoliberalism, global inequality, and irreparable destruction of our natural habitat : message to the 11th United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
  • Fidel Castro Ruz
  • Cuba and the Pax Americana
  • Jorge I. Domínguez
  • Development as an unfinished affair : Cuba after the "great adjustment" of the 1990s
  • Cuba's counter-hegemonic strategy
  • H. Michael Erisman
  • Like Sisyphus's stone : U.S.-Cuban relations in the aftermath of September 11, 2001
  • Soraya M. Castro Mariño
  • Advancing the day when Cuba will be free
  • Daniel W. Fisk
  • Fidel's final victory
  • Julia E. Sweig
  • Wanted : a logical Cuba policy
  • Wayne S. Smith
  • Pedro Monreal
  • The Cuban Five and the U.S. War Against Terror
  • Leonard Weinglass
  • The European Union's perception of Cuba : from frustration to irritation
  • Joaquín Roy
  • Sleeping with an elephant
  • Peter McKenna, John M. Kirk
  • Cuban Americans and their transnational ties
  • Susan Eckstein, Loreen Barbeira --
  • The Cuban economy : amid economic stagnation and reversal of reforms
  • Mauricio de Miranda Parrondo
  • Cutting losses : Cuba downsizes its sugar industry
  • Philip Peters
  • The political economy of leisure
  • Marguerite Rose Jiménez
  • Early childhood education in revolutionary Cuba during the special period
  • Margo Kirk
  • Heroines of the special period
  • María López Vigil
  • The status of Cuban women : from economically dependent to independent
  • Raisa Pagés
  • Recreating racism : race and discrimination in Cuba's special period
  • Alejandro del al Fuente
  • The status of gays in Cuba : myth and reality
  • Larry R. Oberg
  • In the shadow of plenty, Cuba copes with a crippled health care system
  • Civil society and religion in Cuba : past, present, and future
  • Margaret E. Crahan
  • There is no homeland without virtue
  • Cardinal Jaime Lucas Ortega y Alamino
  • A Black woman from Cuba, that's all : an interview with Nancy Morejón
  • Nancy Morejón, John M. Kirk
  • Living and creating in Cuba : risks and challenges
  • Leonardo Padura Fuentes
  • Visions of dollars dance before Cuban artists' eyes
  • Maria Finn
  • Robin C. Williams
  • Ballet : split with Cuba still brings pain
  • Enrique Fernándex
  • Cuban cinema
  • Michael Chanan
  • Two songs
  • Carlos Varela
  • From the heart of Cuba, a love song for the Crescent City
  • David Cázares
  • Rap and revolution : hip-hop comes to Cuba
  • Margot Olavarria
  • Social impact of the economic measures
  • Home-grown virtuosos
  • Howard Reich
  • The dual role of sports
  • Paula Pettavino, Philip Brenner
  • The Cuban media
  • María López Vigil
  • Mirén Uriarte
  • Cuban youth : aspirations, social perceptions, and identity
  • María Isabel Domínguez
  • The Cuban education system : lessons and dilemmas
  • Lavinia Gasperini
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvi, 413 p.
Isbn
9780742555075
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007017602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40015376182
System control number
  • ocn125401881
  • (OCoLC)125401881
Label
A contemporary Cuba reader : reinventing the Revolution, edited by Phillip Brenner ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: History as prologue : Cuba before the special period -- The revolutionary and political content of Fidel Castro's charismatic authority / Nelson P. Valdés -- July 26. History absolved him. Now what? / Saul Landau -- "The Cuban nation's single party" : the Communist Party of Cuba faces the future / William M. LeoGrande -- Cuba's Revolutionary Armed Forces : last bulwark of the state! Last bulwark of the revolution? / Hal Klepak -- On Cuban democracy : Cuba and the democratic culture / Rafael Hernández -- Successes and failures of a decentralizing experience : Cuba's local governments / Haroldo Dilla Alfonso, Gerardo González Núñez -- Society, civil society, and the state : an uneasy three-way affair / Damian J. Fernández -- Cuba poll : the findings / Mimi Whitefield, Mary Beth Sheridan -- Cuba's Catholic dissident : the saga of Oswald Payá / Tim Padgett -- Development as an unfinished affair : Cuba after the "great adjustment" of the 1990s / Pedro Monreal -- The Cuban economy : amid economic stagnation and reversal of reforms / Mauricio de Miranda Parrondo -- Cutting losses : Cuba downsizes its sugar industry / Philip Peters -- The political economy of leisure / Marguerite Rose Jiménez -- Going against the grain : agricultural crisis and transformation / Minor Sinclair, Martha Thompson -- Vale todo : in Cuba's Paladares, everything is prohibited but anything goes / Ted Henken -- Dollarization and its discontents in the post-Soviet era / Susan Eckstein -- Neoliberalism, global inequality, and irreparable destruction of our natural habitat : message to the 11th United Nations Conference on Trade and Development / Fidel Castro Ruz -- Cuba and the Pax Americana / Jorge I. Domínguez -- Cuba's counter-hegemonic strategy / H. Michael Erisman -- Like Sisyphus's stone : U.S.-Cuban relations in the aftermath of September 11, 2001 / Soraya M. Castro Mariño -- Advancing the day when Cuba will be free / Daniel W. Fisk -- Fidel's final victory / Julia E. Sweig -- Wanted : a logical Cuba policy / Wayne S. Smith -- The Cuban Five and the U.S. War Against Terror / Leonard Weinglass -- The European Union's perception of Cuba : from frustration to irritation / Joaquín Roy -- Sleeping with an elephant / Peter McKenna, John M. Kirk -- Cuban Americans and their transnational ties / Susan Eckstein, Loreen Barbeira -- In the shadow of plenty, Cuba copes with a crippled health care system / Robin C. Williams -- Social impact of the economic measures / Mirén Uriarte -- Cuban youth : aspirations, social perceptions, and identity / María Isabel Domínguez -- The Cuban education system : lessons and dilemmas / Lavinia Gasperini -- Early childhood education in revolutionary Cuba during the special period / Margo Kirk -- Heroines of the special period / María López Vigil -- The status of Cuban women : from economically dependent to independent / Raisa Pagés -- Recreating racism : race and discrimination in Cuba's special period / Alejandro del al Fuente -- The status of gays in Cuba : myth and reality / Larry R. Oberg -- Civil society and religion in Cuba : past, present, and future / Margaret E. Crahan -- There is no homeland without virtue / Cardinal Jaime Lucas Ortega y Alamino -- A Black woman from Cuba, that's all : an interview with Nancy Morejón / Nancy Morejón, John M. Kirk -- Living and creating in Cuba : risks and challenges / Leonardo Padura Fuentes -- Visions of dollars dance before Cuban artists' eyes / Maria Finn -- Ballet : split with Cuba still brings pain / Enrique Fernándex -- Cuban cinema / Michael Chanan -- Two songs / Carlos Varela -- From the heart of Cuba, a love song for the Crescent City / David Cázares -- Rap and revolution : hip-hop comes to Cuba / Margot Olavarria -- Home-grown virtuosos / Howard Reich -- The dual role of sports / Paula Pettavino, Philip Brenner -- The Cuban media / María López Vigil
  • On Cuban democracy : Cuba and the democratic culture
  • Rafael Hernández
  • Successes and failures of a decentralizing experience : Cuba's local governments
  • Haroldo Dilla Alfonso, Gerardo González Núñez
  • Society, civil society, and the state : an uneasy three-way affair
  • Damian J. Fernández
  • Cuba poll : the findings
  • Mimi Whitefield, Mary Beth Sheridan
  • Cuba's Catholic dissident : the saga of Oswald Payá
  • Tim Padgett --
  • The revolutionary and political content of Fidel Castro's charismatic authority
  • Nelson P. Valdés
  • July 26. History absolved him. Now what?
  • Saul Landau
  • "The Cuban nation's single party" : the Communist Party of Cuba faces the future
  • William M. LeoGrande
  • Cuba's Revolutionary Armed Forces : last bulwark of the state! Last bulwark of the revolution?
  • Hal Klepak
  • Going against the grain : agricultural crisis and transformation
  • Minor Sinclair, Martha Thompson
  • Vale todo : in Cuba's Paladares, everything is prohibited but anything goes
  • Ted Henken
  • Dollarization and its discontents in the post-Soviet era
  • Susan Eckstein
  • Neoliberalism, global inequality, and irreparable destruction of our natural habitat : message to the 11th United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
  • Fidel Castro Ruz
  • Cuba and the Pax Americana
  • Jorge I. Domínguez
  • Development as an unfinished affair : Cuba after the "great adjustment" of the 1990s
  • Cuba's counter-hegemonic strategy
  • H. Michael Erisman
  • Like Sisyphus's stone : U.S.-Cuban relations in the aftermath of September 11, 2001
  • Soraya M. Castro Mariño
  • Advancing the day when Cuba will be free
  • Daniel W. Fisk
  • Fidel's final victory
  • Julia E. Sweig
  • Wanted : a logical Cuba policy
  • Wayne S. Smith
  • Pedro Monreal
  • The Cuban Five and the U.S. War Against Terror
  • Leonard Weinglass
  • The European Union's perception of Cuba : from frustration to irritation
  • Joaquín Roy
  • Sleeping with an elephant
  • Peter McKenna, John M. Kirk
  • Cuban Americans and their transnational ties
  • Susan Eckstein, Loreen Barbeira --
  • The Cuban economy : amid economic stagnation and reversal of reforms
  • Mauricio de Miranda Parrondo
  • Cutting losses : Cuba downsizes its sugar industry
  • Philip Peters
  • The political economy of leisure
  • Marguerite Rose Jiménez
  • Early childhood education in revolutionary Cuba during the special period
  • Margo Kirk
  • Heroines of the special period
  • María López Vigil
  • The status of Cuban women : from economically dependent to independent
  • Raisa Pagés
  • Recreating racism : race and discrimination in Cuba's special period
  • Alejandro del al Fuente
  • The status of gays in Cuba : myth and reality
  • Larry R. Oberg
  • In the shadow of plenty, Cuba copes with a crippled health care system
  • Civil society and religion in Cuba : past, present, and future
  • Margaret E. Crahan
  • There is no homeland without virtue
  • Cardinal Jaime Lucas Ortega y Alamino
  • A Black woman from Cuba, that's all : an interview with Nancy Morejón
  • Nancy Morejón, John M. Kirk
  • Living and creating in Cuba : risks and challenges
  • Leonardo Padura Fuentes
  • Visions of dollars dance before Cuban artists' eyes
  • Maria Finn
  • Robin C. Williams
  • Ballet : split with Cuba still brings pain
  • Enrique Fernándex
  • Cuban cinema
  • Michael Chanan
  • Two songs
  • Carlos Varela
  • From the heart of Cuba, a love song for the Crescent City
  • David Cázares
  • Rap and revolution : hip-hop comes to Cuba
  • Margot Olavarria
  • Social impact of the economic measures
  • Home-grown virtuosos
  • Howard Reich
  • The dual role of sports
  • Paula Pettavino, Philip Brenner
  • The Cuban media
  • María López Vigil
  • Mirén Uriarte
  • Cuban youth : aspirations, social perceptions, and identity
  • María Isabel Domínguez
  • The Cuban education system : lessons and dilemmas
  • Lavinia Gasperini
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvi, 413 p.
Isbn
9780742555075
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007017602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40015376182
System control number
  • ocn125401881
  • (OCoLC)125401881

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