The Resource Cuba : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson

Cuba : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson

Label
Cuba : a country study
Title
Cuba
Title remainder
a country study
Statement of responsibility
Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D410.A732
LC item number
C83 2002 ONLINE
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hudson, Rex A
  • Library of Congress
Series statement
  • Area handbook series,
  • DA pam
Series volume
550-152
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
Label
Cuba : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen (viewed Mar. 13, 2012)
  • "Research completed April 2001."
  • Paper version available for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S.G.P.O
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 391-424) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Life and society ;
  • Nongovernmental organizations
  • Human rights and opposition groups
  • Mass media
  • Political processes.
  • Emerging political leaders
  • Political aspects of the security and military forces ;
  • The
  • widening of public space
  • Foreign relations -- Outlook
  • Background of the revolutionary armed forces, 1959-91.
  • The
  • Institutional consolidation in the 1960s ;
  • The
  • era of "internationalism," 1970-91
  • Ministry of the revolutionary armed forces.
  • Organizational changes of 1989
  • Challenges faced by the institution in the 1990s
  • The
  • military in the government and party
  • Constitutional provisions and treaty obligations
  • The
  • British occupation, 1762-63
  • United States naval station at Guańtánamo Bay
  • The
  • revolutionary armed forces. Doctrine of the War of All the People
  • Territorial troops militia
  • Civil defense
  • Revolutionary army
  • Antiaircraft defense and revolutionary air force
  • Revolutionary navy
  • Conscription and personnel resources
  • Professional training and education
  • Sugar, prosperity, and unrest in the nineteenth century
  • Ranks, insignia, and uniforms
  • Relations with Russia
  • Relations with other armed forces
  • Ministry of interior. Leadership and organization
  • Special troops
  • Border guard troops
  • National revolutionary police
  • Intelligence directorate
  • Crime and punishment.
  • General crime trends
  • Toward independence, 1868-1902.
  • Drug trafficking and narcotics-related problems ;
  • The
  • problem of illegal emigration and refugee smuggling
  • Human rights and political prisoners ;
  • Penal system -- Outlook
  • The
  • Ten Years' War, 1968-78
  • José Maŕtí and the war for independence, 1895-1902
  • United States involvement
  • The
  • The
  • republic, 1902-59.
  • The
  • Platt Amendment Years, 1902-34 ;
  • An
  • attempt at revolution, 1933-34 ;
  • The
  • failure of reformism, 1944-52
  • Background to revolution, 1952-59
  • The
  • Cuban revolution, 1959-
  • early years, 1492-1520.
  • Fidel Castro takes charge
  • Revolutionary adventurism and institutionalization
  • Problems and prospects in the post-Soviet era
  • Physical and natural setting.
  • Principal geographic features
  • Topography and drainage
  • Climate and precipitation
  • Environmental trends.
  • Economic policy and regulatory environment
  • Land use
  • The
  • Agriculture
  • Water policies
  • Forestry
  • Mining
  • Urban and industrial pollution
  • Environmental consequences of the special period, 1990-2000
  • Demography. Population
  • Demographic transition
  • Migration
  • Racial composition
  • indigenous peoples
  • Prerevolutionary society
  • Social mobility and income distribution
  • Mass organizations and socialization.
  • Committee for the defense of the revolution
  • Women's and youth organizations
  • Other mass organizations ;
  • The
  • military ;
  • The
  • family institution
  • Spanish conquest and colonization
  • Religion. The
  • Roman Catholic church
  • Afro-Christian rites
  • Other religions
  • Religion in the special period
  • Social consequences of the papal visit of January 1998
  • Health -- Education
  • Social consequences of the special period.
  • Health and education ;
  • The
  • The
  • social safety net
  • Employment policies
  • Remittances and closer bonds with the émigré community ;
  • Tourism -- Outlook
  • Performance of the economy.
  • Background ; The
  • economic crisis of the 1990s
  • Economic reforms
  • Structure of the economy.
  • Background
  • colonial period, 1520-1898.
  • Key economic sectors ;
  • Labor ; The
  • second economy
  • Foreign economic relations.
  • Background, 1960-90
  • Foreign trade and finance ;
  • Investment -- Economic outlook -- Institutional structure. The constitution
  • National Assembly of People's Power
  • Council of State
  • Council of Ministers ;
  • Administration and economy
  • Courts
  • Provincial and local government
  • National and local elections
  • Communist party of Cuba.
  • Fourth and fifth party congresses
  • Political bureau and central committee
  • Party organization, membership, and role
  • Mass organizations
  • Civil organizations.
  • Religion and state
Control code
605892176
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Fourth edition, first printing
Extent
1 online resource (lxxxii, 454 pages)
Form of item
online
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 008-020-01506-7
  • 36-066
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)605892176
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Cuba : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen (viewed Mar. 13, 2012)
  • "Research completed April 2001."
  • Paper version available for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S.G.P.O
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 391-424) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Life and society ;
  • Nongovernmental organizations
  • Human rights and opposition groups
  • Mass media
  • Political processes.
  • Emerging political leaders
  • Political aspects of the security and military forces ;
  • The
  • widening of public space
  • Foreign relations -- Outlook
  • Background of the revolutionary armed forces, 1959-91.
  • The
  • Institutional consolidation in the 1960s ;
  • The
  • era of "internationalism," 1970-91
  • Ministry of the revolutionary armed forces.
  • Organizational changes of 1989
  • Challenges faced by the institution in the 1990s
  • The
  • military in the government and party
  • Constitutional provisions and treaty obligations
  • The
  • British occupation, 1762-63
  • United States naval station at Guańtánamo Bay
  • The
  • revolutionary armed forces. Doctrine of the War of All the People
  • Territorial troops militia
  • Civil defense
  • Revolutionary army
  • Antiaircraft defense and revolutionary air force
  • Revolutionary navy
  • Conscription and personnel resources
  • Professional training and education
  • Sugar, prosperity, and unrest in the nineteenth century
  • Ranks, insignia, and uniforms
  • Relations with Russia
  • Relations with other armed forces
  • Ministry of interior. Leadership and organization
  • Special troops
  • Border guard troops
  • National revolutionary police
  • Intelligence directorate
  • Crime and punishment.
  • General crime trends
  • Toward independence, 1868-1902.
  • Drug trafficking and narcotics-related problems ;
  • The
  • problem of illegal emigration and refugee smuggling
  • Human rights and political prisoners ;
  • Penal system -- Outlook
  • The
  • Ten Years' War, 1968-78
  • José Maŕtí and the war for independence, 1895-1902
  • United States involvement
  • The
  • The
  • republic, 1902-59.
  • The
  • Platt Amendment Years, 1902-34 ;
  • An
  • attempt at revolution, 1933-34 ;
  • The
  • failure of reformism, 1944-52
  • Background to revolution, 1952-59
  • The
  • Cuban revolution, 1959-
  • early years, 1492-1520.
  • Fidel Castro takes charge
  • Revolutionary adventurism and institutionalization
  • Problems and prospects in the post-Soviet era
  • Physical and natural setting.
  • Principal geographic features
  • Topography and drainage
  • Climate and precipitation
  • Environmental trends.
  • Economic policy and regulatory environment
  • Land use
  • The
  • Agriculture
  • Water policies
  • Forestry
  • Mining
  • Urban and industrial pollution
  • Environmental consequences of the special period, 1990-2000
  • Demography. Population
  • Demographic transition
  • Migration
  • Racial composition
  • indigenous peoples
  • Prerevolutionary society
  • Social mobility and income distribution
  • Mass organizations and socialization.
  • Committee for the defense of the revolution
  • Women's and youth organizations
  • Other mass organizations ;
  • The
  • military ;
  • The
  • family institution
  • Spanish conquest and colonization
  • Religion. The
  • Roman Catholic church
  • Afro-Christian rites
  • Other religions
  • Religion in the special period
  • Social consequences of the papal visit of January 1998
  • Health -- Education
  • Social consequences of the special period.
  • Health and education ;
  • The
  • The
  • social safety net
  • Employment policies
  • Remittances and closer bonds with the émigré community ;
  • Tourism -- Outlook
  • Performance of the economy.
  • Background ; The
  • economic crisis of the 1990s
  • Economic reforms
  • Structure of the economy.
  • Background
  • colonial period, 1520-1898.
  • Key economic sectors ;
  • Labor ; The
  • second economy
  • Foreign economic relations.
  • Background, 1960-90
  • Foreign trade and finance ;
  • Investment -- Economic outlook -- Institutional structure. The constitution
  • National Assembly of People's Power
  • Council of State
  • Council of Ministers ;
  • Administration and economy
  • Courts
  • Provincial and local government
  • National and local elections
  • Communist party of Cuba.
  • Fourth and fifth party congresses
  • Political bureau and central committee
  • Party organization, membership, and role
  • Mass organizations
  • Civil organizations.
  • Religion and state
Control code
605892176
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Fourth edition, first printing
Extent
1 online resource (lxxxii, 454 pages)
Form of item
online
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 008-020-01506-7
  • 36-066
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)605892176
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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