Accession Number:

AD0766120

Title:

Puerto Rico: Statehood, Independence of Status Quo.

Descriptive Note:

Monograph,

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-03-16

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

The paper investigates factors which might influence the future status of Puerto Rico and speculates what this status might be. Discussion is devoted primarily to the development of political stability and improvement of economic conditions on the island. Three future courses exist and are the matter of varying degrees of sentiment. These courses are Shall Puerto Rico become a state. Shall it become an independent country. Shall it remain a commonwealth.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE