A concise overview of 20th- and 21st-century Mexico, this volume explores the political, ecomic, social, and cultural history of the world's largest Spanish-speaking country. * Includes over 150 entries covering ecomy, architecture, literature, people, cultural and religious events, tourism, land policy, and more * Provides a profile of each Mexican state on political, ecomic, social, and cultural topics * Includes biographies of leading political and cultural figures such as Carlos Monsivais, Octavio Paz, and Elena Poniatowska * Includes a detailed chrology of Mexico for the 20th century and a bibliography covering the classics as well as the latest literature
Don M. Coerver, PhD, is professor of history at Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX. Suzanne B. Pasztor, PhD, is associate professor of history and international studies at the University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA, specializing in Mexican history. Robert M. Buffington, PhD, is associate professor of history at Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH.
Don M. Coerver, Robert Buffington, Suzanne B. Pasztor