Examples of subject headings:
Argentina History 1817-1860
Cuba History Revolution 1959
Cuba Social life and customs
Chile History Coup Detat 1973
El Salvador History 1979-1992
Latin America History 20th century
Latin America Civilization
Latin America History 20th Century
Latin America Intellectual life 20th century
Latin America Social conditions
Mexico Economic conditions 1918-
Peru Politics and government 1919-1968
Revolutions Central America History 20th Century
Women Latin America History
The Latin America Readers are an invaluable resource and provide an in-depth introduction to issues affecting these countries today and puts them in an historical and cultural perspective.
Each volume will focus on a single country and cover the main themes in its history and contemporary life, including migration and urbanization, racial and ethnic diversity, art and culture, war and political strife, women's rights, the environment, economic reform, and democracy. Accompanied by a variety of images, including photographs, drawing, and maps. Some titles featured are:
The Brazil Reader
F2521 .B768 1999
The Cuba Reader
F1776 .C85 2003 (on Reserve)
Summon, the library's discovery search tool, searches through collections of books and e-books, scholarly journals, newspaper articles, theses and dissertations, conference proceedings, and numerous academic databases.
It contains everything found in the traditional QCAT Library Catalogue, plus millions of full-text articles and other digital content available from the Library.
When searching Summon for books, use the facets located on the search results screen, to limit your search results to books/ebooks.