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Spain

Author : Javier Tusell
ISBN : 9781444342727
Genre : History
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This comprehensive survey of Spain’s history looks at the major political, social, and economic changes that took place from the end of the Civil War to the beginning of the twenty-first century. A thorough introduction to post-Civil War Spain, from its development under Franco and subsequent transition to democracy up to the present day Tusell was a celebrated public figure and historian. During his lifetime he negotiated the return to Spain of Picasso’s Guernica, was elected UCD councillor for Madrid, and became a respected media commentator before his untimely death in 2005 Includes a biography and political assessment of Francisco Franco Covers a number of pertinent topics, including fascism, isolationism, political opposition, economic development, decolonization, terrorism, foreign policy, and democracy Provides a context for understanding the continuing tensions between democracy and terrorism, including the effects of the 2004 Madrid Bombings

Juan Carlos

Author : Paul Preston
ISBN : 0393058042
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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A portrait of the enigmatic monarch describes how he was raised according to authoritarian traditions that would groom him for the dictatorship, his defense of the republic, his troubled relationship with his father, his work to consolidate parliamentary democracy, and more. 15,000 first printing.

Spain

Author : Javier Tusell
ISBN : 9780470766484
Genre : History
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This comprehensive survey of Spain’s history looks at the major political, social, and economic changes that took place from the end of the Civil War to the beginning of the twenty-first century. A thorough introduction to post-Civil War Spain, from its development under Franco and subsequent transition to democracy up to the present day Tusell was a celebrated public figure and historian. During his lifetime he negotiated the return to Spain of Picasso’s Guernica, was elected UCD councillor for Madrid, and became a respected media commentator before his untimely death in 2005 Includes a biography and political assessment of Francisco Franco Covers a number of pertinent topics, including fascism, isolationism, political opposition, economic development, decolonization, terrorism, foreign policy, and democracy Provides a context for understanding the continuing tensions between democracy and terrorism, including the effects of the 2004 Madrid Bombings

Spanish Politics

Author : Omar G. Encarnación
ISBN : 9780745639932
Genre : History
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An introductory textbook on contemporary Spanish politics, this book shows how Spain made a smooth transition from authoritarian to democratic rule, each chapter dealing with a different aspect of this process. The book goes on to analyse the consequences of the socialist administration of Zapatero.

Juan Carlos Steering Spain From Dictatorship To Democracy Text Only

Author : Paul Preston
ISBN : 9780007380817
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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A powerful biography of Spain’s great king, Juan Carlos, by the pre-eminent writer on 20th-century Spanish history.

Spain

Author : Raymond Carr
ISBN : 0415098831
Genre : Spain
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Democracy And The Media

Author : Richard Gunther
ISBN : 0521777437
Genre : Political Science
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A unique perspective on the relationship between politics and the media in various political regimes.

The New Spaniards

Author : John Hooper
ISBN : 9780141927749
Genre : History
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A fully revised, expanded and updated edition of this masterly portrayal of contemporary Spain. The restoration of democracy in 1977 heralded a period of intense change that continues today. Spain has become a land of extraordinary paradoxes in which traditional attitudes and contemporary preoccupations exist side by side. Focussing on issues which affect ordinary Spaniards, from housing to gambling, from changing sexual mores to rising crime rates. John Hooper's fascinating study brings to life the new Spain of the twenty-first century.

Modern Spain

Author : Pamela Beth Radcliff
ISBN : 9781405186797
Genre : History
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"This book will aim to incorporate historical developments from the local to the regional, national and global while making the case that these perspectives add up to the history of modern Spain"--

The Transformation Of Spain

Author : David Gilmour
ISBN : STANFORD:36105001955405
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Describes Spain's social and economic changes under Franco's forty-year rule, explains the role of King Juan Carlos in assisting the transition from dictatorship to democracy, and looks at reaction to the change

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