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Panama : a country study

American University (Washington, D.C.) Foreign Areas Studies Division.

Panama : a country study

by American University (Washington, D.C.) Foreign Areas Studies Division.

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Published by The University, for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1981. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Panama.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementForeign Area Studies, The American University ; edited by Richard F. Nyrop.. --
    SeriesArea handbook series
    ContributionsNyrop, Richard F.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 276 p. :
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19317713M

    Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Sandra W. Meditz and Dennis M. Hanratty. Located in the heart of the Americas, Panama has long been one of the most influential nations in the western hemisphere. Ever since the construction of the Panama Canal in the early 20th century it has developed steadily into a diverse and multicultural country with influences coming from all over the globe; it has also become one of the most highly developed countries in all of Author: Goabroad Writing Team.

    The Republic of Panama is a former Spanish colony in Central America with a mixed population of Creoles, mestizos, European immigrants, Africans, and indigenous Indians. Location and Geography. The country is a natural land bridge connecting the South American continent with Central America. The isthmus runs east-west in the form of an. Education in Mexico is strongly linked to the country’s tumultuous history and the various ethnic and class divisions present in the country; divisions that include the Amerindians, Spanish aristocrats, criollos (a social class comprising the locally born people of pure Spanish ancestry), peons, and mestizos (those of mixed Amerindian and European—mostly Spanish—blood).

      That country was (and still is) Panama. There's also a book about Panama and a survey of expatriates. as told by more than contributors and Author: Chuck Bolotin. What Roosevelt Took 2 is a market that naturally belongs to Panama, and no other country can handle our competition.”4 In , the authors of the Blue Book of Panama asserted that, “The Republic of Panama should shortly become one of the business centers of the uni-File Size: KB.


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Panama : a country study by American University (Washington, D.C.) Foreign Areas Studies Division. Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Research completed December " Supercedes the ed. of Panama: a country study, edited by Richard F. Nyrop. Includes bibliographical references (p.

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[Sandra W Meditz; Dennis Michael Hanratty; Library of Congress. Federal Research Division.;] -- Covers, for Panama, its history, social conditions, economic conditions, politics and government, and armed forces.

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Since the mile- (km-) long Panama Canal, which connects the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, has afforded a long-sought shortcut for shipping and assures the country’s standing as one of the most strategic transportation hubs of the canal also secures Panama’s ongoing role in international affairs and world commerce.

The United States relinquished. The Panama Papers, or as they are commonly called the Panama Leaks, are around 12 million documents that contain vastly discrete financial and attorney-client. Panama is a country of demographic and economic contrasts.

It is in the midst of a demographic transition, characterized by steadily declining rates of fertility, mortality, and population growth, but disparities persist based on wealth, geography, and ethnicity.

Panama (/ ˈ p æ n ə m ɑː / PAN-ə-mah, / p æ n ə ˈ m ɑː / pan-ə-MAH; Spanish: Panamá IPA: ()), officially the Republic of Panama (Spanish: República de Panamá), is a transcontinental country in Central America and South America, bordered by Costa Rica to the west, Colombia to the southeast, the Caribbean Sea to the north, and the Pacific Ocean to the g code: + Panama Table of Contents.

The authors wish to acknowledge the contributions of the following individuals who, under the chairmanship of Richard F. Nyrop, wrote the edition of Panama: A Country authors of the edition were as follows: Jan Knippers Black, "Historical Setting"; Richard F.

Nyrop, "The Society and Its Environment"; Darrel R. Eglin, "The. Dashboard The Oxford School – Panama. The Oxford School is moving forward into the future as one of the best schools in Panama City, the hub of the Americas and home to the Panama Canal.

Panama's Lawyers Movement called the Panama Papers leak "cyber bullying" and in a press conference condemned it as an attack on the 'Panama' brand. Fraguela Alfonso, its president, called it a direct attack on the country's financial system.

I invite all organized forces of the country to create a great crusade for the rescue of the country's. Country Studies This website contains the on-line versions of books previously published in hard copy by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress as part of the Country Studies/Area Handbook Series sponsored by the U.S.

Department of. Panama, This Kid's Life is a booklet that focuses on how a child lives daily life in a different country, compared to how people live in their own country.

This particular book tracks the life of a girl named Christina who lives in ed A pre-test. Increase student awareness of the country of Panama with the help of this lesson plan. Students will read a text lesson that outlines facts about the country, practice geography skills, and show.

Panama Padre, by S. Moss Loveridge, ed. by John Loveridge (PDF with commentary at ) Items below (if any) are from related and broader terms. Filed under: Panama. Panama: A Country Study (fourth edition, ), ed.

by Sandra W. Meditz and Dennis Michael Hanratty (multiple formats at ) Filed under: Panama -- Antiquities. Panama, This Kid's Life is a booklet that focuses on how a child lives daily life in a different country, compared to how people live in their own country.

Learn about study abroad in Panama. Use our reviews, articles, scholarships, and program matching services to find the best study abroad program. This Central American country literally links the Atlantic and the Pacific oceans via the Panama Canal, a manmade waterway that cuts through the country and is considered to be one of the most Author: Goabroad Writing Team.

About this Book Catalog Record Details. Panama, a country study / Federal Research Division, Library View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized. The Blue Book of Panama.

Online Histories [edit | edit source] 's brief history of Panama "Panama: A Country Study," a book published inelectronic version hosted by Panama a country study Federal Research Division Library of Congress Edited by Sandra W. Meditz and Dennis M. Hanratty Research Completed December Panama: a country study / Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Sandra W.

Meditz and Dennis M. Hanratty. Format Online Resource Book Edition 4th ed. Published Washington, D.C.: Federal Research Division, Library of Congress, Description.