MY RESEARCH

History

Communism (if any) in that country prior to Cold War

Insurgency/Civil war/hateful period
Communists
Other groups (maybe equally or more significant)

Their government response
US help in their government response
Right-wing dictators

Fighting period itself

US strategy across these countries
Special Forces/CIA
Model villages
Foreign aid
Christian nationalism

Ending of war period
Peace treaty

Reconciliation since then
Immunity
Trials
Remembrance
Insurgents now part of government (or not)



Zotero
Get back into it

The Village as Cold War site (25pp)
https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/f74d/39099a825875e2e9b39f4ee21262df238046.pdf

Communism in Latin America: CQR
http://library.cqpress.com/cqresearcher/document.php?id=cqresrre1954030200

Communism in Latin America | Foreign Affairs
https://www.foreignaffairs.com/reviews/capsule-review/1957-10-01/communism-latin-america

Cocaine, Conspiracy Theories And The Cia In Central America | Drug Wars |FRONTLINE | PBS
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/drugs/special/cia.html

Central American crisis
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_American_crisis

Professor Stephen Rabe on U.S. Interventions in Cold War Latin America
https://youtu.be/ttoS5Z3XXOw

In from the Cold: Latin America's New Encounter with the Cold War
https://youtu.be/tETAqcPWyqw

Rivalry & Alliance Politics in Cold War Latin America
https://youtu.be/aYHMK6JTTlg

CNN
Backyard: Latin CIA Coups | The Cold War (1954 90) 18 of 24
https://youtu.be/ELDJENmIBTs

U.S. Intelligence Estimates on Latin American Revolutionary Movements, 1947-1987
https://youtu.be/CUVG1uemvPk

Here's the reality about illegal immigration in the United States
https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/03/06/us/politics/undocumented-illegal-immigrants.html

Search terms
model villages in el salvador/Guatemala
US Special Forces in ...
CIA in ....



Search term
US evangelicals support for cold war in Latin America

Catholic Church against atheism of Communists
But local priests with liberation theology worked with lefties
Kill a priest, kill a communist

Religion and the Cold War | Reviews in History
http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews/review/362

Did the KGB ‘create’ Latin America’s liberation theology?
https://cruxnow.com/church/2015/05/05/did-the-kgb-create-latin-americas-liberation-theology/

Amazon.com: Evangelicals and American Foreign Policy (9780199987634): Mark R. Amstutz
(Wheaton Political Science professor)

For God and Country: The Religious Right, the Reagan Administration, and the Cold War
Ph.D. Dissertation 2013 (358 pp)
https://etd.ohiolink.edu/!etd.send_file?accession=ohiou1365158195&disposition=inline

Christian Evangelicals and U.S. Foreign Policy - Council on Foreign Relations
http://www.cfr.org/religion/christian-evangelicals-us-foreign-policy/p11341

Ambassadors for the kingdom of God or for America? Christian nationalism, the Christian right,
and the Contras.
http://www.mdpi.com/2077-1444/7/12/151/pdf

Latin American Evangelicals: Made in Whose Image?
Ruth Melkonian-Hoover and Dennis R. Hoover
http://www.gordon.edu/article.cfm?iArticleID=543






Cold War Documentary: Part 18/24 Backyard 1954-1990
http://youtu.be/Jsf6nErLCZY

The Cambridge History of Latin America | Regional History After 1500
http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/history/regional-history-after-1500/cambridge-history-latin-america-volume-2?format=HB

HST263: Revolution and Counter-Revolution in Cold War Latin America - Smith College Libraries
http://libguides.smith.edu/c.php?g=411911&p=2806904

US-Latin-American relations during the Cold War
http://www.oxfordbibliographies.com/view/document/obo-9780199766581/obo-9780199766581-0104.xml



Cambridge History of Latin America (11 vols.)
Call Number: ECampus Ref F1410 .C1834 1984

Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture (5 vols.)
Call Number: ECampus Ref F1406 .E53 1996

Encyclopedia of Latin American history and culture [electronic resource]
Jay Kinsbruner and Erick D. Langer, eds
Detroit : Charles Scribner's Sons, 2008, 2nd ed

Encyclopedia of Latin American Politics
Call Number: not at APU

Dent, David W
Historical dictionary of U.S.-Latin American relations [not at APU]
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2005




Hispanic American Periodicals Index

Handbook of Latin American Studies
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/hlas/mdbquery.html




New items for my followup

Latin American Research Review
http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/latin_american_research_review/

Journal of Latin American Studies
http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayJournal?jid=LAS

Latin American Studies Institutions (LANIC)
http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/las-org/

LibGuides: Latin America

Pacific Coast Council on Latin American Studies
http://www.calstatela.edu/pcclas
2015 Conference
http://www.calstatela.edu/pcclas/pcclas-2015-conference

Michael J. LaRosa and Germán R. Mejía
An atlas and survey of Latin American history
Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c2007

Henken, Ted A.
Cuba [electronic resource] : a global studies handbook
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2008

Smith, Joseph
Historical dictionary of United States-Latin American relations
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2007

Rossi, Ernest E. and Plano, Jack C.,
The Latin American political dictionary
Santa Barbara ; Oxford: ABC-Clio, c1980

Encyclopedia of Latin American politics
edited by Diana Kapiszewski ; Alexander Kazan, assistant editor
Westport, Conn. : Oryx Press, 2002

Cambridge history of Latin America
edited by Leslie Bethell.
Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 1985-

Guerrilla Insurgencies in Latin America
http://www.oxfordbibliographies.com/view/document/obo-9780199756223/obo-9780199756223-
0026.xml



Items for followup: [we went over these in last class session]

Latin American Studies Association
http://lasa.international.pitt.edu/eng/

The Americas: A Quarterly Review of Latin American History
http://www.drexel.edu/theamericas/

Journal of Latin American Research

Hispanic-American Historical Review

Latin American Studies Reference Sources (British Library)
http://www.bl.uk/reshelp/findhelpregion/americas/latinamerica/latinref/refsource.html

Born in Fire and Blood: A Concise History of Latin America
John Charles Chasteen
C-SPAN Booknotes video
http://www.c-span.org/video/?161923-1/book-discussion-born-blood-fire-history-latin-america

WWW Virtual Library: Latin America
http://www2.etown.edu/vl/latamer.html

CELAC
http://www.wola.org/commentary/celac_meeting_attendance_shows_growing_importance_of_regional_body

UNASUR
http://www.wola.org/news/unasur_mission_to_venezuela_must_call_for_respect_for_human_rights_promote_dialogue

Bolivarian Alternative for the Americas (ALBA)

OAS

US Mission to the OAS
http://www.usoas.usmission.gov/




Maps

Map: Central America
http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/map/central_america_map.htm

Map: Central America and the Caribbean
http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/map/central_america_map.htm
http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/map/central_america_map2.htm

Map: South America
http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/map/south_america_map.htm



Congressional Research Reports for overall understanding of issues:
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/

Seventh Summit of the Americas (March 2015)
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/R43952.pdf

“Leahy Law” Human Rights Provisions and Security Assistance: Issue Overview
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/R43361.pdf

Trafficking in Persons: U.S. Policy and Issues for Congress (February 2013)
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/RL34317.pdf

Foreign Aid: International Donor Coordination of Development Assistance (February 2013)
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/R41185.pdf

Does Foreign Aid Work? Efforts to Evaluate U.S. Foreign Assistance (February 2013)
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/R42827.pdf

Latin America: Terrorism Issues (August 2014)
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/terror/RS21049.pdf

Latin America and the Caribbean: Key Issues for the 114th Congress (January 2015)
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/R43882.pdf

Organization of American States (OAS): Background and Issues for Congress (August 2014)
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/R42639.pdf

OAS: A Primer
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/RS22095.pdf

Leaders and Elections
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/98-684.pdf





Databases to research

Congressional Research Service Reports
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/

BBC News Country Profiles home page:
Use the Historical Timeline for your paper
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/country_profiles/default.stm

Country Study (Library of Congress)
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/cshome.html

US Senate Foreign Relations Committee
http://www.foreign.senate.gov/

US House Foreign Relations Committee
http://foreignaffairs.house.gov/

CIA World Factbook (home page)
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/

Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments (CIA World Factbook)
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/world-leaders-1/

Migration Policy Institute
http://www.migrationpolicy.org/
Site map
http://www.migrationpolicy.org/sitemap
Central America
http://www.migrationpolicy.org/regions/central-america-caribbean
South America
http://www.migrationpolicy.org/regions/south-america

Corruption Perceptions Index (Transparency International)
http://www.transparency.org/cpi2014

Pew Hispanic Trends Project
[not much here for these countries; type into search box to check]
http://www.pewhispanic.org/

Woodrow Wilson Center Latin American Program
http://www.wilsoncenter.org/program/latin-american-program

InSight Crime home
http://www.insightcrime.org
Columbia
http://www.insightcrime.org/colombia-organized-crime-news

Washington Office on Latin America
http://www.wola.org/
Central America
http://www.wola.org/program/central_america
South America
http://www.wola.org/program/south_america

Center for Justice and Accountability
http://www.cja.org/index.php
Chile
http://www.cja.org/article.php?list=type&type=196
Columbia
http://www.cja.org/article.php?list=type&type=400
Peru
http://www.cja.org/article.php?list=type&type=255

Latin American Network Information Center (LANIC)
http://lanic.utexas.edu/las.html
LANIC Site Map
http://lanic.utexas.edu/info/sitemap/

Council of Foreign Relations home page
http://www.cfr.org/

New York Times Topic page

US Bilateral Relations Fact Sheets (US Department of State)
http://m.state.gov/mc1919.htm

US Embassies home
http://www.usembassy.gov/index.html

USAID
http://www.usaid.gov/where-we-work
http://www.usaid.gov/where-we-work/latin-american-and-caribbean

UN Global issues
http://www.un.org/en/globalissues/

UN Human Development Reports
http://hdr.undp.org/en
http://hdr.undp.org/en/countries

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Select from the "Browse by country" drop-down menu on the top right.
http://www.unhcr.org/pages/49c3646c2.html
http://www.unhcr.org/pages/4a02da6e6.html