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Reference materials are an excellent way to gather background information on your subject areas and to acquaint yourself with a particular topic. Click on the links below to discover some of the reference materials available relating to Mexican, South and Central American, and Caribbean History.
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HLAS online: handbook of Latin American studies by Contains records describing books, book chapters, articles, and conference papers published in the field of Latin American studies. Coverage includes relevant books as well as over 800 social science and 550 humanities journals and volumes of conference proceedings. Most records include abstracts with evaluations.
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Mexico Handbook by Contents: Overview -- Population -- Urbanization -- Marriage, fertility, and family planning -- Migration -- Mortality, health, and housing -- Social characteristics -- The economy -- Labor force -- Development -- Politics.
Call Number: G1545 .P5 1994
Publication Date: 1994
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