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Chile’s Struggle for Independence

Juan Luis Ossa

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Chile’s Struggle for Independence Introduction Chile’s struggle for independence is known as the period in which Chile became a separate count...

Women in Modern Latin American History

Elizabeth Quay Hutchison

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Women in Modern Latin American History Introduction Sources for the study of the history of women in Latin America’s national period grew expon...

Photography in the History of Race and Nation

Deborah Poole

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Photography in the History of Race and Nation Introduction Within months of Daguerre’s announcement of the invention of photography in France ...

History, Cultural

Andrew Grant Wood

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Cultural History Introduction In the most inclusive sense, culture involves the creation and communication of meaning among individuals in any ...

Printing and the Book

Martin Austin Nesvig

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Printing and The Book Introduction The development of the print culture and the printing press in Latin America date to the very earliest Europ...

Spanish Florida

James G. Cusick

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Spanish Florida Introduction The term “Spanish Florida” is generally applied to the history of Florida from the time of Juan Ponce de León’s ex...

Martí, José, and Cuba

Jorge Camacho

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

José Martí and Cuba ...

Maroon Societies in Latin America

Charles Beatty Medina

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Maroon Societies in Latin America ...

Migration to the United States

Timothy J. Henderson

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Migration to the United States Introduction The literature on Latin American migration to the United States is vast, and a bibliography of thi...

Contemporary Maya, The

Paul Eiss

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

The Contemporary Maya Introduction Any consideration of the subject of the “contemporary Maya” must begin by recognizing that the people groupe...

Modern Decorative Arts and Design, 1900–2000

Jorge F. Rivas-Pérez

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Modern Decorative Arts and Design, 1900–2000 Introduction Latin America is a heterogeneous region, a complex mosaic of nineteen different count...

Horror in Literature and Film in Latin America

Alfredo Luiz Suppia

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Horror in Literature and Film in Latin America ...

Chronicle, The

Viviane Mahieux

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

The Chronicle Introduction The chronicle is a somewhat unstructured genre that combines literary aestheticism with the journalistic responsibi...

Mining

Kendall Brown

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Mining Introduction In many ways the story of Latin America, or at least the history of several countries in the region, has also been the hist...

Prints and the Circulation of Colonial Images

Kelly Donahue-Wallace

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Prints and the Circulation of Colonial Images Introduction Printed images began circulating in the territories that would become Spain’s Americ...

Modern Populism in Latin America

Luis Roniger

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Modern Populism in Latin America Introduction Populism is a form of mass politics that claims to represent the common people. As a political p...

Health and Disease in Modern Latin America, History of

Diego Armus

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

History of Health and Disease in Modern Latin America Introduction Since the early 1980s, historical studies on disease and health in modern L...

Piracy

Kris Lane

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Piracy Introduction From early colonization in the 1490s to independence in the 1820s, piracy, or larceny at or by descent from the sea, plague...

Textile Traditions of the Andes

Maya Stanfield-Mazzi

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Textile Traditions of the Andes Introduction The Andean region boasts one of the world’s oldest, most continuous, and best-preserved textile tr...

History, Food

Enrique Ochoa

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Food History Introduction Changes in food consumption, production, and nutrition patterns reflect the broad changes in Latin American history s...

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