The Resource Honduras : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Tim L. Merrill

Honduras : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Tim L. Merrill

Label
Honduras : a country study
Title
Honduras
Title remainder
a country study
Statement of responsibility
Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Tim L. Merrill
Title variation
Country studies, Honduras
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NjRocCCS
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1503
LC item number
.H75 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Merrill, Tim
  • Library of Congress
Series statement
  • Area handbook series,
  • DA pam
  • HeinOnline world constitutions illustrated
Series volume
550-151
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Honduras
Target audience
specialized
Label
Honduras : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Tim L. Merrill
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed December 1993."
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-284) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pre-Columbian society. The Mayan heritage ; Other indigenous groups -- Spanish conquest and settlement. The initial explorations ; The era of the conquistadors -- Colonial Honduras. The spread of colonization and the growth of mining ; Colonial society, economy, and government ; Anglo-Spanish rivalry -- The early independence years, 1821-99. The collapse of Spanish rule ; The United Provinces of Central America ; The development of an independent nation, 1838-99 -- Banana boats and gunboats: the rise of United States influence, 1899-1932. The growth of the banana industry ; The expanded role of the United States ; The threat of renewed instability, 1919-24 ; The restoration of order, 1925-31 -- Strongman rule, 1932-63. The era of Tiburcio Caríás Andino, 1932-54 ; Aborted reform, 1954-63 -- Military rule and international conflict, 1963-78. War with El Salvador ; Military rule and reform -- The return to civilian rule, 1978-82 -- Honduras in the middle: United States policy and the Central American crisis. The Suazo Córdova administration: Caudillo politics in the shadow of the military ; Honduras and the Nicaraguan conflict ; The struggle of electoral democracy: the elections of 1985 -- From Contadora to Esquipulas: the crisis abates. The Contadora process ; The Arias plan ; Accord in Nicaragua -- Geography. Location and boundaries ; Boundary disputes ; Topography ; Climate ; Hydrography -- Demographic trends. Population density and distribution ; Rural-to-urban migration ; Regional emigration ; Population growth -- Social sectors. Background ; Advocates for social change ; The upper class ; The middle class ; The lower class -- Family and kin -- Living conditions. Rural life ; Urban life -- Ethnic groups. Indigenous groups ; Other non-Ladino groups -- Religion -- Social welfare. Education ; Health -- The environment -- Growth and structure of the economy -- Macroeconomic trends. Recent growth ; Inflation ; Unemployment -- Role of government. Fiscal policies ; Monetary and exchange-rate policies ; Budget -- Human resources. Composition of labor force ; Employment indicators and benefits ; Labor unions -- Agriculture. Land use ; Agricultural policy ; Land reform ; Traditional crops ; Nontraditional crops ; Livestock ; Fishing ; Forestry -- Natural resources and energy. Mining and minerals ; Energy sources ; Electric power -- Industry. Manufacturing ; Construction -- Services. Banking and financial system ; Tourism ; Telecommunications ; Transportation -- External sector. Trade ; Foreign investment -- Constitutional background -- Governmental institutions and process. Executive ; Legislative ; Judiciary ; Local government ; The electoral process -- Political dynamics. Political parties ; Interest groups ; Domestic human rights organizations ; The press ; Civilian democratic rule -- Foreign relations. The United States ; Central America -- Historical background. The army as political instrument, 1838-1922 ; Development of an independent military identity, 1922-63 ; Consolidation and organization maturity, 1963-80 -- Constitutional and other legal provisions -- The armed forces. Army ; Air force ; Navy ; Public security force ; Other military units ; Recruitment and training ; Ranks, insignia, and uniforms -- Military finances. Defense budget ; Involvement in the nation's economy ; United States military assistance and training ; Military ties with other countries -- The penal system and human rights. Penal system ; Respect for human rights ; Domestic human rights organizations
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 318 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Honduras : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Tim L. Merrill
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed December 1993."
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-284) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pre-Columbian society. The Mayan heritage ; Other indigenous groups -- Spanish conquest and settlement. The initial explorations ; The era of the conquistadors -- Colonial Honduras. The spread of colonization and the growth of mining ; Colonial society, economy, and government ; Anglo-Spanish rivalry -- The early independence years, 1821-99. The collapse of Spanish rule ; The United Provinces of Central America ; The development of an independent nation, 1838-99 -- Banana boats and gunboats: the rise of United States influence, 1899-1932. The growth of the banana industry ; The expanded role of the United States ; The threat of renewed instability, 1919-24 ; The restoration of order, 1925-31 -- Strongman rule, 1932-63. The era of Tiburcio Caríás Andino, 1932-54 ; Aborted reform, 1954-63 -- Military rule and international conflict, 1963-78. War with El Salvador ; Military rule and reform -- The return to civilian rule, 1978-82 -- Honduras in the middle: United States policy and the Central American crisis. The Suazo Córdova administration: Caudillo politics in the shadow of the military ; Honduras and the Nicaraguan conflict ; The struggle of electoral democracy: the elections of 1985 -- From Contadora to Esquipulas: the crisis abates. The Contadora process ; The Arias plan ; Accord in Nicaragua -- Geography. Location and boundaries ; Boundary disputes ; Topography ; Climate ; Hydrography -- Demographic trends. Population density and distribution ; Rural-to-urban migration ; Regional emigration ; Population growth -- Social sectors. Background ; Advocates for social change ; The upper class ; The middle class ; The lower class -- Family and kin -- Living conditions. Rural life ; Urban life -- Ethnic groups. Indigenous groups ; Other non-Ladino groups -- Religion -- Social welfare. Education ; Health -- The environment -- Growth and structure of the economy -- Macroeconomic trends. Recent growth ; Inflation ; Unemployment -- Role of government. Fiscal policies ; Monetary and exchange-rate policies ; Budget -- Human resources. Composition of labor force ; Employment indicators and benefits ; Labor unions -- Agriculture. Land use ; Agricultural policy ; Land reform ; Traditional crops ; Nontraditional crops ; Livestock ; Fishing ; Forestry -- Natural resources and energy. Mining and minerals ; Energy sources ; Electric power -- Industry. Manufacturing ; Construction -- Services. Banking and financial system ; Tourism ; Telecommunications ; Transportation -- External sector. Trade ; Foreign investment -- Constitutional background -- Governmental institutions and process. Executive ; Legislative ; Judiciary ; Local government ; The electoral process -- Political dynamics. Political parties ; Interest groups ; Domestic human rights organizations ; The press ; Civilian democratic rule -- Foreign relations. The United States ; Central America -- Historical background. The army as political instrument, 1838-1922 ; Development of an independent military identity, 1922-63 ; Consolidation and organization maturity, 1963-80 -- Constitutional and other legal provisions -- The armed forces. Army ; Air force ; Navy ; Public security force ; Other military units ; Recruitment and training ; Ranks, insignia, and uniforms -- Military finances. Defense budget ; Involvement in the nation's economy ; United States military assistance and training ; Military ties with other countries -- The penal system and human rights. Penal system ; Respect for human rights ; Domestic human rights organizations
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 318 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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