Some of the causes of conflict between Europe and Latin America. by George Winfield Scott

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Published by American Academy of Political and Social Science in [Philadelphia .

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  • International relations.,
  • Claims.,
  • Latin America -- Foreign relations.

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SeriesAnnals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science -- v. 22, no. 1
ContributionsAmerican Academy of Political and Social Science.
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LC ClassificationsH1 .A4
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Pagination69-82 p.
Number of Pages82
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Open LibraryOL22266010M

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The New-York Tribune prints this map on November 9,of the ongoing armed conflict in Europe inone year after World War I had ended: Baltic States War of Independence Russian Civil War. White Army of General Yudenich. North Russia intervention.

The extractive and exploitative practices have often led to violent conflict: clashes between different groups, between states, and between humans and the natural world. Over the recent years, numerous environmental activists in Latin America have been killed trying to Author: Jennifer Hitt.

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Sinchi Roca, the second Sapa Inca of the Kingdom of Cuzco, waged war against a nearby kingdom after the killing of the Inca diplomat Teuotihi; c. Mayta Cápac, the fourth Sapa Inca of the Kingdom of Cuzco, put the regions of Arequipa and Moquegua under the control of the Inca empire; c.

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Introduction. Conflict usually occurs primarily as a result of a clash of interests in the relationship between parties, groups or states, either because they pursuing opposing or incompatible goals.

Although the term war is sometimes used as a. 'Territorial disputes', in Claudio Veliz, ed., Latin America and the Caribbean (London: Blond, ), pp.

; Peter Calvert, Boundary disputes in Latin America (London: Institute for the Study of Conflict, No.). Not merely in Central America but also between Colombia and Venezuela and between Argentina and its neighbours.

Since the start offive Latin American boundary disputes between neighboring states have resulted in the use of force, and two others in its deployment. These incidents involved ten of the nineteen independent countries of South and Central America.

The Washington conference was followed by decades of U.S. political and military interventions in Latin America. Inthe United States intervened in a conflict between Cuba and Spain, with the Spanish-American War () being the result of this incursion.

The Industrial Revolution, which took place from the 18th to 19th centuries, was a period during which predominantly agrarian, rural societies in Europe and America became industrial and urban. Latin America has been plagued with internal conflicts for decades, be them against left-wing insurgencies or narco-cartels.

Naturally, regional film and television industries have utilized them as sources of inspiration for the plots of films and soap operas (the famous Latin American telenovelas).How Latin American security forces are portrayed in these productions is controversial, as there.

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institutions from the 16th century onward and the local efforts to. Latin America and the Caribbean since the end of the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet spark for the project was the initiative of Luigi Einaudi,then a member of the Inter-American Dialogue staff in Washington,D.C.,and currently assis.

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See also Jack Snyder, "Nationalism and the Crisis of the Post-Soviet. Although not as civil war-prone as some other areas of the world, Latin America has endured some extremely violent and destabilizing intrastate conflicts.

(2) The region's experiences with civil wars and their resolution thus may prove instructive for other parts of. The history of Latin America during World War II is important because of the significant economic, political, and military changes that occurred throughout much of the region as a result of the war.

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