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Walker, Thomas W. 1940-

Overview
Works: 37 works in 244 publications in 3 languages and 13,667 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works about Thomas W Walker
 
Most widely held works by Thomas W Walker
Understanding Central America by John A Booth( )

56 editions published between 1989 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifth edition of Understanding Central America explains how domestic and global political and economic forces have shaped rebellion and regime change in Costa Rica, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras. John A. Booth, Christine J. Wade, and Thomas W. Walker explore the origins and development of the region's political conflicts and its efforts to resolve them. Covering the region's political and economic development from the early 1800s onward, the authors provide a background for understanding Central America's rebellion and regime change of the past forty years. This revised e
Nicaragua, the land of Sandino by Thomas W Walker( Book )

39 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in English and Spanish and held by 1,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the historical context for the social revolution in Nicaragua
Nicaragua : living in the shadow of the eagle by Thomas W Walker( )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thoroughly revised fifth edition features new material covering the return of Daniel Ortega as president after the election of 2006. Thomas W. Walker and new coauthor Christine J. Wade document how the more enduring reality of the country may not be the Sandinista Revolution, but how the historical and ongoing interventions by the United Statesùthe "eagle" to the northùcontinue to shape Nicaraguan political, economic, and cultural life. Additionally, the new edition includes an extensively revised and updated annotated bibliography. --Book Jacket
Perspectives on war and peace in Central America by Sung-ho Kim( )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reagan versus the Sandinistas : the undeclared war on Nicaragua( Book )

12 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicaragua in revolution( Book )

9 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicaragua : the first five years( Book )

10 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicaragua without illusions : regime transition and structural adjustment in the 1990s( Book )

10 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revolution & counterrevolution in Nicaragua( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Repression, resistance, and democratic transition in Central America( Book )

11 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Christian Democratic movement in Nicaragua by Thomas W Walker( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicaragua : emerging from the shadow of the eagle by Thomas W Walker( Book )

11 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nicaragua: Emerging from the Eagle's Shadow details the country's unique history, culture, economics, politics, and foreign relations. Its historical coverage considers Nicaragua from pre-Columbian and colonial times as well as during the nationalist liberal era, the U.S. Marine occupation, the Somoza dictatorship, the Sandinista revolution and government, the conservative restoration after 1990, and consolidation of the FSLN's power since the return of Daniel Ortega to the presidency in 2006. The thoroughly revised and updated sixth edition features new material covering political, economic and social developments since 2011. This includes expanded discussions on economic diversification, women and gender, the environment, and social programs. Students of Latin American politics and history will learn the how the interventions by the United States-the "eagle" to the north-have shaped Nicaraguan political, economic, and cultural life, but also the extent to which Nicaragua is increasingly emerging from the eagle's shadow"--
Dos coronéis à metrópole : fios e tramas da sociedade e da política em Ribeirão Preto no século XX by Thomas W Walker( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in Portuguese and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The current status of Latin American studies programs by Martin C Needler( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reported is a study to provide quidelines to member institutions of the consortium as to the composition of viable Latin American studies programs at different levels of institutional size and aspiration. Surveyed are 212 institutions that were members of the Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs. Surveyed are: (1) characteristics of the institutions; (2) levels of degree specialization; (3) differences in course offerings, financial capacity, and commitment; (4) regional differences; (5) variations in course offerings by discipline; (6) frequency of offering of individual courses; (7) prescriptive implications; and (8) changes over time. The appendix lists colleges and universities included in the survey with level of specialization in Latin American studies. (Author/KE)
Argentina, the United States, and the anti-communist crusade in Central America, 1977-1984 by Ariel C Armony( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Argentine activities in Central America from 1977 to 1984, and looks at the history and nature of the Argentine base of operations6 in the United States and the Argentine international links with anti-Communists
From coronelismo to populism : the evolution of politics in a Brazilian municipality Ribeirão Prêto, São Paulo 1910/1960 by Thomas W Walker( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in English and Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Movimiento Demócrata Cristiano en Nicaragua by Thomas W Walker( Book )

6 editions published in 1976 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the mechanics of the human femoral head by Thomas W Walker( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mandate of history and Chile's future by Eduardo Frei Montalva( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The emergence of populism in Brazil : a case study of the município of Ribeirão Prêto by Thomas W Walker( )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Understanding Central America
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Nicaragua : living in the shadow of the eaglePerspectives on war and peace in Central AmericaNicaragua in revolutionNicaragua : the first five yearsNicaragua without illusions : regime transition and structural adjustment in the 1990sRepression, resistance, and democratic transition in Central AmericaArgentina, the United States, and the anti-communist crusade in Central America, 1977-1984
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Walker, Thomas 1940-

Walker, Thomas W.

Walker, Thomas Woodley

Walker, Thomas Woodley 1940-

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