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Cockcroft, James D.

Overview
Works: 61 works in 335 publications in 3 languages and 9,863 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Literature  Biographies  Biography  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Other
Classifications: HC133, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James D Cockcroft
Intellectual precursors of the Mexican Revolution, 1900-1913 by James D Cockcroft( Book )

95 editions published between 1968 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toward a people's art : the contemporary mural movement by Eva Sperling Cockcroft( Book )

18 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic account of the U.S. mural movement in the 1960s-70s, with new essays that place the book in the context of the cultural struggles of the time, and record the continuing commitment into the 1990s
Outlaws in the promised land : Mexican immigrant workers and America's future by James D Cockcroft( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diego Rivera by James D Cockcroft( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and times of the noted Mexican muralist, discussing his art and politics
Mexico : class formation, capital accumulation, and the state by James D Cockcroft( Book )

15 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first part-the history of Mexico from precolonial times until 1940, combining material from archaeology, ethnohistory, and contemporary chronicles to fill out the picture of Mexican political and social orgnization before the Spanish and under their domination. Second part-treatment of modern Mexico
Dependence and underdevelopment: Latin America's political economy by James D Cockcroft( Book )

20 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mexico's revolution then and now by James D Cockcroft( )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and French and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides the historical context within which the revolution occurred; explains how the revolutionary process has played out over the past ten decades; tells us how the ideals of the revolution live on in the minds of Mexico's peasants and workers; and critically examines the contours of modern Mexican society, including its ethnic and gender dimensions. Cockcroft discusses the tensions between the rulers and the ruled inside the country and the connected tensions between the Mexican nation and the neighboring giant to the north. From publisher description
Neighbors in turmoil : Latin America by James D Cockcroft( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latino visions : contemporary Chicano, Puerto Rican, and Cuban American artists by James D Cockcroft( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the evolution of Latino art in America through discussion of various artistic movements and important Latino artists
Mexico's hope : an encounter with politics and history by James D Cockcroft( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plácido Domingo by Rebecca Stefoff( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life and career of the Spanish opera singer who is also known in the world of popular music
Antonio López de Santa Anna by Steven O'Brien( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and times of the Mexican general and politician and his role in his country's politics and movement for independence
Latinos in the making of the United States by James D Cockcroft( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the contributions and achievements of the Hispanic Americans in the United States
Salvador Allende reader : Chile's voice of democracy by Salvador Allende Gossens( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On September 11, 1973, General Augusto Pinochet led a bloody coup against President Salvador Allende in Chile. Allende died in the Presidential Palace as it was attacked by Pinochet's army." "Controversy still surrounds the role of Washington and the CIA in the overthrow of the popularly elected government of Allende, a self-proclaimed Marxist. For decades Allende's name and the experience of the Popular Unity government was all but erased from history, not only in Chile but internationally." "This first-ever anthology, selected with an introduction by well-known historian James D. Cockcroft, presents Allende's voice and his vision of a more democratic, peaceful and just world to a new generation."--Jacket
Latinos in béisbol by James D Cockcroft( Book )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the history and contributions of Latin American players in major league baseball, describing the obstacles, including racism, that they have had to face
Daniel Ortega by James D Cockcroft( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the life and times of the leader of the Sandanista government in Nicaragua
Latin America : history, politics, and U.S. policy by James D Cockcroft( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Substantially revised and retitled second edition of a thorough multidisciplinary textbook focusing on the elements of the subtitle. Authored by a pioneer of dependency theory. The first edition appeared in 1989"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57
The Hispanic struggle for social justice : the Hispanic experience in the Americas by James D Cockcroft( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the history and current conditions of Hispanic Americans
Latinos in the struggle for equal education by James D Cockcroft( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the struggle of Hispanic Americans to get an equal education, with an emphasis on New York City and the Southwest
Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran by James D Cockcroft( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of the Shah of Iran, his achievements and his downfall
 
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Diego RiveraMexico's revolution then and nowLatino visions : contemporary Chicano, Puerto Rican, and Cuban American artistsMexico's hope : an encounter with politics and historyPlácido DomingoAntonio López de Santa AnnaLatinos in the making of the United StatesSalvador Allende reader : Chile's voice of democracy
Alternative Names
Cockcroft, James D.

Cockcroft, James D. 1935-

Cockcroft, James D. (James Donald)

Cockcroft, James D. (James Donald), 1935-

Cockcroft, James Donald

Cockcroft, James Donald 1935-

Cockcroft, Jim, 1935-

Languages
English (151)

Spanish (76)

French (3)