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16th-Century New Spain

Matthew Restall

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

16th-Century New SpainIntroductionThe 16th century was a period of dramatic change in Mesoamerica. Beginning with first contacts in the 1510s, followe...

19th Century and Modernismo Poetry in Spanish America

José Ramón Ruisánchez Serra

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2019-11-26

19th Century and Modernismo Poetry in Spanish AmericaIntroductionThe timeline of the long 19th century in Spanish America can be defined by different ...

20th-Century Mexico, Mass Media and Consumer Culture in

Anne Rubenstein, Kevin Chrisman

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2021-06-23

Mass Media and Consumer Culture in 20th-Century MexicoIntroductionIn 20th-century Mexico, as in many other places, consumer culture and mass media hav...

Abolition

Christopher Schmidt-Nowara

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Abolition Introduction The abolition of slavery in Latin America took place between the Wars of Independence of the 1810s and 1820s and the 188...

Abortion and Infanticide

Nora Jaffary

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2021-05-26

Abortion and InfanticideIntroductionThe history of infanticide and abortion in Latin America has garnered increasing attention in the past two decades...

Agricultural Technologies

Angus Wright

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Agricultural Technologies Introduction The size and diversity of Latin America make it impossible to identify a characteristic “Latin American...

Alcohol Use

David Carey

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2021-08-25

Alcohol UseIntroductionIn a region where historians have emphasized the impact of such export and subsistence commodities as coffee, bananas, and corn...

Ancient Andean Textiles

Penelope Dransart

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2019-05-29

Ancient Andean TextilesIntroductionThis article includes publications on the yarns, fabrics, and textiles produced for millennia in the Andes before t...

Andean Contributions to Rethinking the State and the Nation

Marc Becker

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Andean Contributions to Rethinking the State and the Nation Introduction The Andean region of South America is alternatively understood as a ge...

Andean Music

Henry Stobart, Fiorella Montero-Diaz

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2019-07-31

Andean MusicIntroduction“Andean music” might be defined as the musical expressions of the geographical region encompassed by the Andes Mountains. None...

Antislavery Narratives

William Luis

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Antislavery Narratives Introduction The antislavery narratives refer to a group of works written in Cuba during the late 1830s under the tutela...

Arab Diaspora in Brazil, The

Silvia C. Ferreira

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2019-07-31

The Arab Diaspora in BrazilIntroductionThe Arab diaspora in Brazil refers to the movement of people from countries with Arab populations to Brazil, a ...

Arab Diaspora in Latin America, The

Tobias Boos

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2017-09-27

The Arab Diaspora in Latin AmericaIntroductionThe contemporary Arab diaspora in Latin America has its main basis in migration from the last decades of...

Argentina in the Era of Mass Immigration

Alejandro Meter

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Argentina in the Era of Mass Immigration Introduction In his exploration of the dichotomy between civilization and barbarism in 1845, Domingo ...

Argentina, Slavery in

Erika Edwards

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Slavery in ArgentinaIntroductionIn 1587 the first slaves arrived in Buenos Aries from Brazil. From 1580 to 1640, the main commercial activity for Buen...

Argentine Literature

David William Foster

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2018-04-26

Argentine LiteratureIntroductionArgentine literature is somewhat of an outlier among the major productions of Latin America, having its roots neither ...

Army of Chile in the 19th Century

Joaquín Fernández Abara, Juan Luis Ossa

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Army of Chile in the 19th Century Introduction To define the concept of armed forces in 19th-century Chile is a complex task, as their evoluti...

Asian Art and Its Impact in the Americas, 1565–1840

Dennis Carr

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Asian Art and Its Impact in the Americas, 1565–1840 Introduction Between 1565 and 1815, the Spanish viceroyalties of New Spain and Peru import...

Asian-Peruvian Literature

Ignacio López-Calvo

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2012-09-20

Asian-Peruvian Literature Introduction In the early 21st century most people of Asian descent in Peru are of Chinese, Japanese, or Korean orig...

Asunción

Bridget Chesterton

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2017-05-24

AsunciónIntroductionThe city of Asunción, located on the east bank of the Paraguay River, is a bustling metropolis of a little over half a million inh...

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