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Military Government in Latin America, 1959–1990

Brian E. Loveman

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Military Government in Latin America, 1959–1990IntroductionLatin America’s armed forces have played a central role in the region’s political history. ...

Military Institution in Colonial Latin America, The

Christon I. Archer

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

The Military Institution in Colonial Latin America Introduction For much of the colonial epoch, there was limited danger of a major invasion an...

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...

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...

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...

Modernity and Decoloniality

Walter D. Mignolo

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Modernity and Decoloniality Introduction The epistemic and political project known as modernity/(de)coloniality originated in South America, mo...

Montevideo

Daniel Renfrew

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2021-09-22

MontevideoIntroductionMontevideo was founded by Spanish colonists in 1724 to thwart Portuguese incursions into Montevideo Bay. It was established as a...

Musical Tradition in Latin America, The

Kristin Mann

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2015-08-31

The Musical Tradition in Latin America Introduction Music is an important part of understanding the history and people of Latin America. The m...

Native Presence in Postconquest Central Peru

Gabriela Ramos

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Native Presence in Postconquest Central Peru Introduction In approximately the late 15th century the Incas dominated a large portion of the cen...

Natural Disasters in Early Modern Latin America

Charles F. Walker, Stuart B. Schwartz

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2021-09-22

Natural Disasters in Early Modern Latin AmericaIntroductionSince the 1970s, the study of “natural disasters” has generated extensive literatures in a ...

Neoliberalism

John D. French, Matthew Lymburner

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Neoliberalism Introduction This bibliography guides the reader through the literature on what has come to be called “neoliberalism,” providing...

New Conquest History and the New Philology in Colonial Mesoamerica, The

Matthew Restall, Rebekah Martin

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

The New Conquest History and the New Philology in Colonial Mesoamerica Introduction The New Philology and the New Conquest History are labels ...

New Left in Latin America, The

Alex Aviña

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

The New Left in Latin America Introduction In the midst of an intensified Cold War during the 1950s, something qualitatively changed within and...

Novel of the Mexican Revolution, The

Manuel Gutierrez

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

The Novel of the Mexican Revolution Introduction The term Novel of the Revolution refers to a group of narrative works inspired by and based on...

Novel, 19th Century Haitian

Luis Duno-Gottberg

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

19th-Century Haitian Novel Introduction Nineteenth-century Haitian novels, with their underscored relevance for the history of the Caribbean an...

Novel, Chronology of the Venezuelan

Leonora Simonovis

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

Chronology of The Venezuelan Novel Introduction This article covers some of the main authors, trends, and themes of the Venezuelan novel from ...

Novel, The Colombian

Juana Suárez

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

The Colombian Novel Introduction Most classifications of the Colombian novel follow the Westernized model, adjusting literary movements to hist...

Nuns and Convents in Colonial Latin America

Mónica Díaz

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2021-03-24

Nuns and Convents in Colonial Latin AmericaIntroductionSoon after European settlements were established in Latin America, the Catholic Church became t...

Oaxaca, Conquest and Colonial

Michel R. Oudijk

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Conquest and Colonial Oaxaca Introduction The present state of Oaxaca in southern Mexico is particularly known for the Classic-period archaeolo...

Painting in New Spain, 1521–1820

Aaron Hyman, Barbara E. Mundy

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Painting in New Spain, 1521–1820IntroductionThe modern study of the painting of New Spain, as the region controlled by the viceroy who had his seat in...

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