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Showing Grade 10, Unit 10c, Modern Latin America, Including Mexico
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The U.S./Mexico Border

http://www.lanic.utexas.edu/la/Mexico/usmex/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Collection of links to U.S./Mexico border issues. Includes sections on economy, environment, health, politics, plus a nice selection of online news sources in both English and Spanish. Standards 10.10.3, 11.9.7, 12.6.1 economics

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3103

Globalizaci n, gobernabilidad y democracia por una sociedad justa y sustentable. L mites y desaf os para nuestras democracias.

http://www.derechos.org/nizkor/chile/doc/3.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This Spanish language site from Chile argues that social equality is essential for democracy to exist. The writer believes that globalizaton challenges this equality. Standards 10.10.3 and 12.9.6 civics

Comments: The article in Spanish is critical of current globalization of the economy and might be used in preparing arguments against international trade agreements such as NAFTA.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 1390

Latin Focus

http://www.latin-focus.com/

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: Latin Focus give access to economic figures from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Venezuela. Included in this site are articles and charts outlining economic indicators and news from the region. Standard 10.10.3

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 1933

Maquiladoras

http://geography.about.com/library/weekly/aa100600a.htm

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This About.com site provides a working definition and a brief overview of Maquiladoras where over one million Mexican citizens worked in 2000. Standards 10.10.1, 12.4.2,12.4.4, 12.6.1, and 12.6.3 economics

Comments: Provides important background for a study of NAFTA.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2084

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