A Companion To Latin American History

Author: Thomas H. Holloway
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444391640
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The Companion to Latin American History collects the work of leading experts in the field to create a single-source overview of the diverse history and current trends in the study of Latin America.

A Companion To Latin American Philosophy

Author: Susana Nuccetelli
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118610563
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Metaphysics in Latin America includes at least three main perspectives. One
consists in the exegesis of metaphysical theories of both classic philosophers
such as Plato, Aristotle, and Kant, and of the Anglo-American and continental
traditions. Most contemporary academic work at Latin American universities is
devoted to the exegetical inquiry of the main figures of the history of metaphysics
such as Nietzsche, Heidegger, and Derrida on the continental side, and Quine,
Strawson, and ...

A Companion To Latin American Literature And Culture

Author: Sara Castro-Klaren
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118661354
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In fact it is the numeracy of the khipu and the relation of architecture to narrative
poetics (2-84) that has recently made lnca history visible. It has been brought
forth from the burial that the ideology of alphabetic writing had performed on it.
This chapter attempts to deal with a long century in which some of the major
forces that shaped the discursive history of Latin America appeared and
blossomed: the right of the Spanish crown, and by extension other European
nations, to conquer ...

The Companion To Latin American Studies

Author: Philip Swanson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1444118862
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In other words, from the moment of its inception as a concept, Latin American
history has been perceived through an alien, basically European, mindset. The
argument is that the development of Latin American identity subsequently
involved an internalization of a fundamentally foreign sense of self that in many
ways persists to the present day. Even political independence was the result of
the drive of a Latin American-born elite who nonetheless prided themselves on
the purity of their ...

A Companion To Latin American Cinema

Author: Maria M. Delgado
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118552881
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A Companion to Latin American Cinema offers a wide-ranging collection of newly commissioned essays and interviews that explore the ways in which Latin American cinema has established itself on the international film scene in the twenty ...

A Companion To Latin American Literature

Author: Stephen M. Hart
Publisher: Tamesis Books
ISBN: 1855661470
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P. Francisco Mateos. Madrid: Atlas, 1954. Aderaldo Castello, José,
Manifestações literárias do período colonial. São Paolo: Cultrix, 1981. Adorno,
Rolena, 'Cultures in Contact: Mesoamerica, the Andes, and the European Written
Tradition', in The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature, ed. Enrique
Pupo-Walker and Roberto González Echeverría. Cambridge: Cambridge
University Press, 1996, vol. 1, 33–57. Agustini, Delmira, Poesías completas, ed.
Alberto Zum Felde. 4th ed.

A Companion To African American History

Author: Alton Hornsby, Jr.
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1405137355
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This volume surveys the scholarly literature in African American history and provides a guide to the research, analyses, and various interpretations and perspectives that historians have developed over the past fifty years.

A Companion To Mexican History And Culture

Author: William H. Beezley
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444340581
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Features the latest scholarship on Mexican history and culture by an array of international scholars Essays are separated into sections on the four major chronological eras Discusses recent historical interpretations with critical ...

Latin American Positivism

Author: Gregory D. Gilson
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0739178482
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“Latin American Positivism: Theory and Practice” is unique in that the work examines this subject from a multi-disciplinary prospect.