Intellectuals and Dictators in the Dominican Republic
Michiel Baud is managing editor of the European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies/Revista Europea de Estudios Latinoamericanos y del Caribe. He is Professor in Latin American Studies at the University of Amsterdam and director of CEDLA. A longer version of this review appeared in Caribbean Studies.
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