WOODROW WILSON INTERNATIONAL CENTER FORSCHOLARS
The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
,established by Congress in 1968 and headquartered in Washington,D.C., is a living national memorial to President Wilson. The Center’smission is to commemorate the ideals and concerns of WoodrowWilson by providing a link between the worlds of ideas and policy, whilefostering research, study, discussion, and collaboration among a broadspectrum of individuals concerned with policy and scholarship in nationaland international affairs. Supported by public and private funds, theCenter is a nonpartisan institution engaged in the study of national andworld affairs. It establishes and maintains a neutral forum for free, open,and informed dialogue. Conclusions or opinions expressed in Centerpublications and programs are those of the authors and speakers and donot necessarily reﬂect the views of the Center staff, fellows, trustees,advisory groups, or any individuals or organizations that provide ﬁnancialsupport to the Center.The Center is the publisher of The Wilson Quarterly and home ofWoodrow Wilson Center Press, dialogue radio and television, and themonthly news-letter “Centerpoint.” For more information about theCenter’s activities and publications, please visit us on the web at www.wilsoncenter.org.
Jane Harman, Director,President, and CEO
Board of Trustees
Joseph B. Gildenhorn, ChairSander R. Gerber, Vice Chair
Melody Barnes, designated appointee from within theFederal Government; Hon. James H. Billington, Librarian of Congress;Hillary R. Clinton, Secretary, U.S. Department of State; G. WayneClough, Secretary, Smithsonian Institution; Arne Duncan, Secretary, U.S.Department of Education; David Ferriero, Archivist of the United States;James Leach, Chairman, National Endowment for the Humanities; KathleenSebelius, Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Available from the Latin American ProgramWoodrow Wilson International Center for ScholarsOne Woodrow Wilson Plaza1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NWWashington, DC 20004-3027www.wilsoncenter.org/lap
The Wilson Center’s Latin American Program wishes to thank pro-gram intern, Lisa Hartland, for her invaluable help in proof-readingand formatting this report, and Susan Peacock, who assisted withthe editing of the Guatemala chapter.