Puerto Rico : A National History.

Author
Meléndez-Badillo, Jorell [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
  • Princeton University Press 2024
  • Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2024.
  • ©2024.
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Contents
  • Prologue: "I am never coming back here"
  • Borikén's first peoples: from migration to insurrection
  • Consolidating the colonial project
  • From reform to revolution
  • Imagining the great Puerto Rican family
  • Chronicle of a war foretold
  • Foundations of U.S. colonialism in Puerto Rico
  • A turbulent decade
  • The populist moment
  • The Great Migration
  • The Cold War and the new push for independence
  • The road to neoliberalism
  • Broken promises and ongoing resistance
  • The night everything went silent
  • The storm's aftermath
  • Broken memories and future-oriented histories
  • Acknowledgements
  • Notes
  • Selected thematic bibliography
  • Index.
ISBN
  • 0-691-23128-1
  • 0-691-23129-X
OCLC
1419062366
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