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Alternate title:Costa Rica
Summary:The topics of economic development, education, and self-help are featured in this program. We see how the country uses coffee and banana exports to propel itself forward as a developing nation; how and why it chose educating its people over building an army; and how it remains a peaceful democratic anomaly in Latin America"--Container.
Contributor:Arrou-Vignod, Jean-François
Provider:Films for the Humanities (Firm)
United Nations Development Programme. Division of Information
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Temporal subject: 2001-2010
Geographical subject – Continent:Costa Rica
Topical subjects:Political geography
Costa Rica
Costa Rica Politics and government 20th century
Costa Rica Economic conditions 1948
Costa Rica Social conditions
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Films@UM Browse terms:Latin American Studies
Collection:Films@UM
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