Links and Resources



  • Maps of the Americas- courtesy of the C.I.A.
  • Are you on the Map?- Tell us about your favorite place in Latin America or Caribbean and we'll put you on the map.  (W&L students, alumni, and faculty: Send Prof. Barnett an email with your name, class year, name of favorite Latin American or Caribbean place, a very brief statement about why this place holds significance for you, and a picture and we'll put you on the map.  Updated once a semester.)
  • 2010 Interactive Census Map of the US:  Browse local data from the Census Bureau's American Community Survey, based on samples from 2005 to 2009. Because these figures are based on samples, they are subject to a margin of error, particularly in places with a low population, and are best regarded as estimates.
  • Mexican Drug Cartel- Regional areas of cartels.  Roll over red diamond areas to read more about cities where fighting is most violent


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