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Alcadipani, Rafael, and Miguel P. Caldas, “Americanizing Brazilian Management.” Critical Perspectives on International Business 8, no. 1 (2012): 37-55.

Avila, Jacqueline. “The Sounds of Mexico: Music in the OCIAA Documentaries,” IUScholarWorks, 2011: 1-7.

Bales, Peter. “Nelson Rockefeller and His Quest for Inter-American Unity.” Doctoral dissertation, State University of New York, 1992.

Backus, Bertie A. “Community Response to Inter-American Education Activity.” The Journal of Educational Sociology 16, no. 3 (1942): 157-161.

Bender, Pennee. “Film as an Instrument of the Good Neighbor Policy, 1930s-1950s.” Doctoral dissertation, New York University, 2002.

Blackwell,  R. E. “Summary of the Activities of the Division of Science and Education of the Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs.” The Journal of Educational Sociology 16, no. 3 (1942): 139-145.

Brazil Gets the News. Rossi Rex Film, streaming,

Colombia: Crossroads of the Americas. 1942, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, streaming,

Davis, Harold E. “Inter-American Workshops for Teachers.” Hispania 26, no. 3 (1943): 308-310.

De Campos, Andre Luiz Vieira. “The Institute of Inter-American Affairs and Its Health Policies in Brazil during World War II.” Presidential Studies Quarterly 28, no. 3 (1998): 523-534.

Erb, Claude Curtis. “Nelson Rockefeller and United States - Latin American Relations, 1940-1945.” Doctoral dissertation, Clark University, 1982.

Erb, Claude Curtis.  “Prelude to Point Four: The Institute of Inter-American Affairs,” Diplomatic History 9, no. 3 (1985): 249-269.

Mendoza, Natalie. “The Good Neighbor Comes Home: The State, Mexicans and Mexican Americans, and Regional Consciousness in the US Southwest during World War II.” Doctoral dissertation, University of California, 2016.

“Nelson A. Rockefeller,” Life, April 27, 1942.

Ogilvie, John W. G. “The Potentialities of Inter-American Radio,” Public Opinion Quarterly 9, no. 1 (1945): 19-28. 

Patterson, John C. “Activities of the United States Office of Education in the Inter-American Field.” The Journal of Educational Sociology 16, no. 3 (1942): 131-134.

Rabin, Lisa. “Screening ‘Good Neighbors’: The Educational Uses of Julien Bryan’s Latin American Shorts Along the US Circuits of 16mm, 1940-1947.” TMG Journal for Media History 23, no. 1-2 (2020): 1-34.

Reich, Cary. The Life of Nelson A. Rockefeller: Worlds to Conquer, 1908-1958. New York: Double Day, 1996.

Rich, Raymond T. “Inter-American Centers in the United States.” Bulletin of the Pan American Union 79, no. 3 (1945): 136-140.

Roosevelt, Franklin D. “First Inaugural Address of Franklin D. Roosevelt.” March 4, 1933, accessed

Shapley, Harlow. “The Committee on Inter-American Scientific Publication.” Science 109, no. 2842 (1949): 603-605.

Shedd, Karl E. “Spanish Teachers and the Inter-American Workshop.” Hispania 28, no. 2 (1945): 230-232.

Spellacy, Amy. “Mapping the Metaphor of the Good Neighbor Geography, Globalism, and Pan-Americanism during the 1940s.” American Studies 47, no. 2 (2006): 39-66.

Swanson, Philip. “Going Down on Good Neighbours: Imagining América in Hollywood Movies of the 1930s and 1940s (Flying Down to Rio and Down Argentine Way).” Bulletin of Latin American Research 29, no. 1 (2010): 71-84.