Essays Tagged: "Bolivia"

Alcohol y Drogas

os psíquicos y físicos. Se obtiene en grandes plantaciones de América del Sur (Bolivia y Colombia, principalmente) y su creciente consumo en los países desarrollados ha gen ...

(5 pages) 51 0 3.2 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Ernesto Guevara.

cal egalitarianism and the war against social injustice. Gunned down in the jungles of southeastern Bolivia in 1967, his death is surrounded by questions that remain unanswered. Jorge G. Castañ ... to understanding the entire Socialist venture: Did the Soviets help or betray Che in the Congo and Bolivia? Did Fidel Castro wish him well or hope for his demise? And, perhaps most compelling of all, ...

(5 pages) 59 0 4.8 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Paraguay.

eople and the land covers a 157,047 sq. mi area. It is located in South America and is closed in by Bolivia on the north and west, Brazil on the east, and Argentina on the south and west. Bolivia and ... country also has a large underground economy based on smuggling, money laundering, and trafficking Bolivian cocaine.Paraguay has minimal road and rail systems, and river transportation is the primary ...

(3 pages) 46 0 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Cocaine.

(3 pages) 61 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Bolivian History and Culture This report was assigned for the purpose of learning about Bolivia's complex history and diverse culture.

Culture of BoliviaThe culture of Bolivia has been shaped and molded over many centuries. The technologically ad ... iards intermixed with the Aymara, Quechua, and Guarani Indians who were indigenous to the region of Bolivia. This interaction changed the face of Bolivian culture forever. New religions and social hie ... er. New religions and social hierarchies were established that remain in tact today. The culture of Bolivia can be described by its ethnic groups and the way those groups interact with society.There a ...

(6 pages) 60 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Andres Santa Cruz

Andres Santa CruzAndres Santa Cruz was a Bolivian solider. He was also commander, chief and other things. But among all the things he was he ... rmy. He went to Chili on a mission and moved up to military chief. After Sucre left as executive of Bolivia Santa Cruz was elected president on December 31, 1828. This was awkward because it was almos ...

(2 pages) 15 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

The Price of Coca How has the Cocaine Industry affected Bolivia's Economy?

almost wish those guys would overdose and die, so someone quiet could move in.What is happening in Bolivia is drug dysfunction drama on a national level, a vicious circle of dependence and half-heart ... ational level, a vicious circle of dependence and half-hearted attempts at rehabilitation. In 1986, Bolivia was the world's largest supplier of coca, the raw ingredient in cocaine. Bolivia also had th ...

(2 pages) 36 1 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

El Comercio Bilateral

ficativos incrementos del comercio bilateral. En 1993, Chile firmó este tipo de acuerdos con Bolivia, Venezuela y Colombia, y al año siguiente, lo hizo con Ecuador.A pesar del fracaso, C ...

(10 pages) 26 0 0.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Chile business behavior

rMaud Reynaert & Barbara BlokkerOctober 23, 2004CHILEChile is located south of Peru and west of Bolivia and Argentina; Chile is 4,329 km long but with an average of 160 km width. Desert dominates ... ct of Chile (even if your Chilean counterparts are doing it)Countries surrounding Chile (Argentina, Bolivia and Peru)PoliticsWarsHuman rights violationsEthnic and social classesReligionNegotiating wit ...

(8 pages) 61 0 4.8 Mar/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Evaluation of Shock Therapy in the Bolivian Economy.

Bolivia is one of the many countries which has faced decades of repression. The consequences of tyra ... ny countries which has faced decades of repression. The consequences of tyranny slowly took over in Bolivia, which left the economy (the system of production, distribution, and consumption) unstable. ... nuing increase in general price levels) , inflation rates which were over 23,500% (www.pbs.org). In Bolivia, prices (value expressed in terms of money) increased at an average of one percent every ten ...

(4 pages) 23 0 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Comparison between Management Styles of Bolivia and Slovakia.

country. The effect of the cultural identity upon management and workers is evident when examining Bolivia and Slovakia. Situated on different continents, with extremely different histories and value ... to programmes of macroeconomic stabilization, which has affected the preferred styles of management.Bolivia broke away from Spanish rule in 1825, and has a history filled with nearly 200 coups and cou ...

(12 pages) 40 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Treaty between Bolivia and Chile

outh American region.The following analysis will attempt to objectify the boundary conflict between Bolivia and Chile. Although the Bolivian claim of right to access coasts that have been lost to Chil ... ideals of continental integration and the desire to create more solid routes of economic channels, Bolivian claims of sovereign access to the Pacific have gained steam in International Forums. The re ...

(7 pages) 23 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Boundary Conflicts of the 1904 Treaty

e International Laws and Source.After having defined the legal and historical facts surrounding the Bolivia-Chile situation, the question arises as to the underlying principles and how the claim of re ... tional system. Such occurrences place boundaries on the agenda of international law.The addition of Bolivian land-locked problem into the Agenda of IX the Assembly of the Organization of American Stat ...

(6 pages) 24 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The purpose of this paper is to investigate and evaluate the effectiveness of several GICT's (Global Information and Communications Technologies) projects.

lopment in countries throughout the globe via satellites. The countries that will be evaluated are: Bolivia, Pakistan and Mexico.Global Information EconomyThe way forward after the Dot.Crash is global ... ernational LLC, a global policy and technology management consulting firm, rated the E-Readiness of Bolivia, Pakistan and Mexico. They found scores of business opportunities for companies willing to w ...

(4 pages) 54 0 0.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Bolivia

The Bolivian People and their Society Bolivia is a fascinating country. Bolivia's beauty doesn't lie in ... cinating country. Bolivia's beauty doesn't lie in its power or prestige, but in the country itself. Bolivia is one of the poorest South American countries.The people resorted to living in poverty and ... ard work is done to barely ensure the survival of their family. With all this in mind the people of Bolivia are so spirited. The Bolivians are a cultural people putting family tradition over ev ...

(1 pages) 355 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Bolivia

Civilization in the Bolivian Andes is thought to stretch back some 21,000 years. The most influential Pre-Columbian cult ... ed the region between 600-1200 AD, and the Incas, who headed a vast empire comprising most of Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador and northern Chile.The Spanish conquest of the country began in 1531 under Francisc ... Simón Bolivar's lieutenant Antonio José de Sucre, in the battle of Ayacucho in 1824. Bolivia was formally declared a republic the following year.Bolivia's territory had always been cove ...

(2 pages) 15 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Ernesto "Che" Guevara

g that he did not want to become a middle-class general practitioner. He got accepted to La Paz, in Bolivia. This is where he is specializing in dermatology. He went to Guatemala during the socialist ... lutionaries were poorly trained, and the mission ended in a failure. His last adventure took him to Bolivia. A small revolutionary movement has begun, so Guevara decided to take himself and a party of ...

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Ernesto “ Che ” Guevara Lynch de la Serna

g that he did not want to become a middle-class general practitioner. He got accepted to La Paz, in Bolivia. This is where he is specializing in dermatology. He went to Guatemala during the socialist ... lutionaries were poorly trained, and the mission ended in a failure. His last adventure took him to Bolivia. A small revolutionary movement has begun, so Guevara decided to take himself and a party of ...

(2 pages) 640 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

My interview with Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara

e involved in any further military actions, but Cuba is planning on future operations in Africa and Bolivia.” “Can you tell me anything about these plans?” “We have no official plans, but even ...

(1 pages) 330 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Butch Cassidy and The Sundance Kid Movie Review

nd never let each other down. A scene that shows this really well is the scene where they arrive in Bolivia and Sundance is irritated to find that it is not like the place that Butch had described at ... Newman and Robert Redford star in this modern western about two bank and train robbers who flee to Bolivia when the law gets too close. Katharine Ross also plays a big part in the movie as Sundance&# ...

(2 pages) 1398 0 3.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis