New PDF release: Cuban Landscapes: Texts in Regional Geography

By Joseph L Scarpaci

ISBN-10: 1606233238

ISBN-13: 9781606233238

ISBN-10: 1606233246

ISBN-13: 9781606233245

This available booklet bargains a brilliant geographic portrait of Cuba, exploring the island’s streetscapes, sugar cane fields, seashores, and rural settlements; its billboards, govt structures, and nationwide landmarks. The authors light up how ordinary and outfitted landscapes have formed Cuban id (cubanidad), and vice versa. they supply a special viewpoint on Cuba’s designated historic classes and political economies, from the colonial interval via republicanism and today’s socialist period. Compelling subject matters contain the legacies of slavery and the sugar undefined, the previous and way forward for city improvement, and the influence of “islandness” on sociocultural processes.

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