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Perspectives on Latin America

by Samuel L. Baily

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America.
    • Subjects:
    • Latin America

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Samuel L. Baily and Ronald T. Hyman.
      SeriesLatin America series
      ContributionsHyman, Ronald T., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1406.7 .B34
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 105 p.
      Number of Pages105
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5418259M
      ISBN 100025058304
      LC Control Number73010689
      OCLC/WorldCa745924

      Research on leadership in Latin America has followed two main streams. The first encompasses studies in the cross-cultural perspective that use a quantitative approach based on national cultural dimensions (e.g., Howell et al., ).The second includes studies that use a qualitative approach to examine Latin America's context singularities based on in-depth and cross Cited by: The book Critical Medical Anthropology: Perspectives in and from Latin America, Edited by Jennie Gamlin, Sahra Gibbon, Paola Sesia, and Lina Berrio is published by UCL Press.

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