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

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

Label
Nicaragua : a country study
Title
Nicaragua
Title remainder
a country study
Statement of responsibility
Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Tim Merrill
Title variation
Country studies, Nicaragua
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
F1523
LC item number
.N569 1994
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
550-88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Nicaragua
Target audience
specialized
Label
Nicaragua : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Tim Merrill
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed December 1993."
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-269) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Precolonial period -- Colonial period, 1522-1820. The Spanish conquest ; Colonial rule -- Nineteenth century. National independence, 1821-57 ; Foreign intervention, 1850-68 ; Conservative and liberal regimes, 1858-1909 -- The early twentieth century and the Somoza years, 1909-79. United States intervention, 1909-33 ; The Somoza era, 1936-74 ; The rise of the FSLN ; The end of the Somoza Debayle era ; The Sandista revolution -- The Sandista years, 1979-90. Consolidation of the revolution, 1979-80 ; Growth of opposition, 1981-83 ; Institutionalization of the revolution, 1984 ; The regional peace effort and retrenchment of the revolution, 1986-90 ; The UNO electoral victory -- Climate and terrain. Natural regions ; Climate -- Demography -- Class structure -- Social conditions. Education ; Health -- Family ; The lives of women ; Religion ; Caribbean society ; The Sandista revolution on the Caribbean coast -- Historical background. Pre-Columbian and colonial era ; The coffee boom, 1840s-1940s ; Diversification and growth, 1945-77 ; Legacy of the Sandista revolution, 1977-79 ; The Sandista era, 1979-90 ; The Chamorro era, 1990- -- Nationalization and the private sector. Nationalization under the Sandistas ; Privatization and the private sector ; The issue of land ownership -- Finance. Banking ; Currency ; Inflation ; Tax reform ; Deficits -- External sector. Foreign trade and the balance of payments ; Foreign aid ; External debt -- Labor. Composition of the labor force ; Employment conditions ; Organized labor ; Unemployment and underemployment ; Wages ; Labor unrest -- Industry -- Agriculture. Agricultural policy ; Crops -- Natural resources and conservation. Fishing and forestry ; Mining ; Conservatism and the environment -- Services. Transportation ; Telecommunications ; Electric power and energy -- Prospects -- The Chamorro government takes power -- Constitutional background. The executive ; The legislature ; The judiciary ; Local government ; Public administration -- Political dynamics. Conflict between the executive and legislative branches ; Dispute over property rights -- Political parties. The national opposition union (UNO) coalition ; Small non-UNO parties ; Sandista national liberation front ; Interest groups ; The media -- Foreign relations. Relations with the United States ; Relations with Central American countries ; Relations with other countries -- Military heritage. National guard, 1927-79 ; Sandista guerrilla movement , 1961-79 ; Sandista people's army, 1979-90 ; Sandista people's militia ; Foreign influences and assistance -- The Nicaraguan resistance -- Armed forces after 1990. Army ; Air force ; Navy -- Defense spending -- Internal security. Police and law enforcement ; Secret police and intelligence ; Human rights ; Prison conditions ; Criminal justice system
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxxvii, 300 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
Nicaragua : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Tim Merrill
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed December 1993."
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-269) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Precolonial period -- Colonial period, 1522-1820. The Spanish conquest ; Colonial rule -- Nineteenth century. National independence, 1821-57 ; Foreign intervention, 1850-68 ; Conservative and liberal regimes, 1858-1909 -- The early twentieth century and the Somoza years, 1909-79. United States intervention, 1909-33 ; The Somoza era, 1936-74 ; The rise of the FSLN ; The end of the Somoza Debayle era ; The Sandista revolution -- The Sandista years, 1979-90. Consolidation of the revolution, 1979-80 ; Growth of opposition, 1981-83 ; Institutionalization of the revolution, 1984 ; The regional peace effort and retrenchment of the revolution, 1986-90 ; The UNO electoral victory -- Climate and terrain. Natural regions ; Climate -- Demography -- Class structure -- Social conditions. Education ; Health -- Family ; The lives of women ; Religion ; Caribbean society ; The Sandista revolution on the Caribbean coast -- Historical background. Pre-Columbian and colonial era ; The coffee boom, 1840s-1940s ; Diversification and growth, 1945-77 ; Legacy of the Sandista revolution, 1977-79 ; The Sandista era, 1979-90 ; The Chamorro era, 1990- -- Nationalization and the private sector. Nationalization under the Sandistas ; Privatization and the private sector ; The issue of land ownership -- Finance. Banking ; Currency ; Inflation ; Tax reform ; Deficits -- External sector. Foreign trade and the balance of payments ; Foreign aid ; External debt -- Labor. Composition of the labor force ; Employment conditions ; Organized labor ; Unemployment and underemployment ; Wages ; Labor unrest -- Industry -- Agriculture. Agricultural policy ; Crops -- Natural resources and conservation. Fishing and forestry ; Mining ; Conservatism and the environment -- Services. Transportation ; Telecommunications ; Electric power and energy -- Prospects -- The Chamorro government takes power -- Constitutional background. The executive ; The legislature ; The judiciary ; Local government ; Public administration -- Political dynamics. Conflict between the executive and legislative branches ; Dispute over property rights -- Political parties. The national opposition union (UNO) coalition ; Small non-UNO parties ; Sandista national liberation front ; Interest groups ; The media -- Foreign relations. Relations with the United States ; Relations with Central American countries ; Relations with other countries -- Military heritage. National guard, 1927-79 ; Sandista guerrilla movement , 1961-79 ; Sandista people's army, 1979-90 ; Sandista people's militia ; Foreign influences and assistance -- The Nicaraguan resistance -- Armed forces after 1990. Army ; Air force ; Navy -- Defense spending -- Internal security. Police and law enforcement ; Secret police and intelligence ; Human rights ; Prison conditions ; Criminal justice system
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxxvii, 300 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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