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By Eric Hershberg, William M. LeoGrande (eds.)

This e-book explores the varied results of Presidents Obama and Castro brokering a rapprochement among the U.S. and Cuba after greater than part a century of estrangement. financial, political, social, and cultural dynamics are analyzed in obtainable model via best specialists from Cuba, the USA, Europe, and Latin the US. What possibilities come up in the course of the starting of diplomatic family members, and what matters will be hindrances to normalization? What are the results for the Cuban financial system, for its political approach, and for ties with participants of the Cuban diaspora? What are the consequences for US family members in different places in Latin the United States? This updated account addresses those and different questions about this new path in US-Cuban family.

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Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press. Pérez-Stable, Marifeli. 2011. The United States and Cuba: Intimate Enemies. New York: Routledge. Rodríguez Parrilla, Bruno. 2015. “Statement. ” July 20. cu/en/statement-brunorodriguez-parrilla-minister-foreign-affairs-republic-cuba-ceremonyre-open-cuban. Sandels, Robert, and Nelson P. Valdés. 2015. ” Counterpunch, August 28. org/2015/08/28/the-cuban-adjustmentact-the-other-immigration-mess/. Sanger, David E. 2014. S. ” New York Times, April 4. Schoultz, Lars.

The cumulative effect of successive rounds of negotiation and relaxations of tension—starting with the initiatives by Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and including important milestones during the Carter, Clinton, and Obama administrations—is noteworthy indeed. In the diplomatic arena, the opening of Interests Sections in Washington and Havana in 1977 was a watershed event (McCoy 2015) that allowed for a more fluid relationship between both 32 A RTUR O LOPEZ-L EV Y governments and societies than had the nonpeaceful coexistence that prevailed before.

July 20. cu/en/statement-brunorodriguez-parrilla-minister-foreign-affairs-republic-cuba-ceremonyre-open-cuban. Sandels, Robert, and Nelson P. Valdés. 2015. ” Counterpunch, August 28. org/2015/08/28/the-cuban-adjustmentact-the-other-immigration-mess/. Sanger, David E. 2014. S. ” New York Times, April 4. Schoultz, Lars. 2009. That Infernal Little Republic: The United States and the Cuban Revolution. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press. S. Snubs Cuban Dissidents” (editorial). 2015. Washington Post, August 14.

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