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Walker, Thomas W. 1940-

Overview
Works: 23 works in 205 publications in 3 languages and 13,900 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: F1528, 972.805
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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( Book )

53 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,424 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 early 1800s onward, the authors provide a background for understanding Central America's rebellion and regime change of the past forty years. This revised edition brings Central American story up to date, with special emphasis on globalization, evolving public opinion, progress toward democratic consolidation, and the relationship between Central America and the United States under the Obama administration, and includes analysis of the 2009 Honduran Coups d'état
Nicaragua, the land of Sandino by Thomas W Walker( Book )

35 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 1,753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the historical context for the social revolution in Nicaragua
Reagan versus the Sandinistas : the undeclared war on Nicaragua( Book )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicaragua in revolution( Book )

9 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicaragua : the first five years( Book )

9 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicaragua : living in the shadow of the eagle by Thomas W Walker( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Omhandler et typisk sydamerikansk lands udviklingshistorie - med højre- og venstrediktaturer - og USA (The Eagle) som den evige medspiller
Revolution & counterrevolution in Nicaragua( Book )

11 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 )

10 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perspectives on war and peace in Central America by Sung-ho Kim( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 81 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 33 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 22 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 )

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

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 7 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

Nicaragua and democracy: prospects for the 1990 elections by Thomas W Walker( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Nicaragua in revolution
Alternative Names
Walker, Thomas 1940-

Walker, Thomas W.

Walker, Thomas Woodley

Walker, Thomas Woodley 1940-

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