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Studying Spanish? Spending a year-out in Spain? Or maybe going to work there? Then you'll need this handbook of contemporary Spain and the Spanish language. Revised and expanded, and packed with essential information on politics, economy and institutions, it covers the basics that are taken for granted by most Spaniards. This new edition includes recent events such as the 2004 Madrid bombings and the subsequent election of a socialist government, ETA's 2006 ceasefire and its later revocation, and the country's recent economic success. Each chapter also contains a Spanish/English glossary giving guidance on the use of specialist terms in context. This handbook is invaluable for all those with a wish to learn more about Spain, its language and its people.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780340958742
ISBN-10: 034095874X
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 16mm)
Pages: 336
Imprint: Hodder Arnold
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 29-Aug-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Christopher J. Ross

Christopher J Ross is Lecturer, Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration. Bill Richardson is Professor of Spanish Language and Linguistics, National University of Ireland, Galway. BegoA+-a Sangrador-Vegas is Spanish Tutor at the National University of Ireland, Galway.