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The Resource Latin American civilization : history and society, 1492 to the present, edited by Benjamin Keen

Latin American civilization : history and society, 1492 to the present, edited by Benjamin Keen

Label
Latin American civilization : history and society, 1492 to the present
Title
Latin American civilization
Title remainder
history and society, 1492 to the present
Statement of responsibility
edited by Benjamin Keen
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The seventh edition of this classic book of readings combines the best of the previous collections with new material on women in Latin America and modern developments, including a mounting debt crisis in Latin America coupled with the failure of neoliberal economics, recent government setbacks versus guerillas in Colombia, and governmental struggles in Mexico, Argentina, Venezuela, and Brazil."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1913-
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Keen, Benjamin
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  • Latin America
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • Latin America
Label
Latin American civilization : history and society, 1492 to the present, edited by Benjamin Keen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Preface
  • Pt. 1.
  • Indian & Hispanic Origins
  • Ch. 1.
  • Ancient America.
  • p. 3
  • Ch. 2.
  • Hispanic Background.
  • p. 29
  • Pt. 2.
  • Spain in the Indies
  • Ch. 3.
  • Conquest.
  • p. 39
  • Ch. 4.
  • Evolution of Spain's Indian Policy.
  • p. 64
  • Ch. 5.
  • Economy of the Spanish Indies.
  • p. 77
  • Ch. 6.
  • Government and Church in the Spanish Indies.
  • p. 95
  • Ch. 7.
  • Class and Caste in the Spanish Colonies.
  • p. 113
  • Ch. 8.
  • Bourbon Reforms and Spanish America.
  • p. 129
  • Ch. 9.
  • Colonial Culture and the Enlightenment.
  • p. 146
  • Ch. 10.
  • Spain's Work in America: For and Against.
  • p. 158
  • Pt. 3.
  • Colonial Brazil
  • Ch. 11.
  • Formation of Colonial Brazil.
  • p. 177
  • Ch. 12.
  • Government and Church in Colonial Brazil.
  • p. 188
  • Ch. 13.
  • Masters and Slaves.
  • p. 195
  • Pt. 4.
  • Latin America in the Nineteenth Century
  • Ch. 14.
  • Liberation of Latin America.
  • p. 215
  • Ch. 15.
  • Dictators and Revolutions.
  • p. 250
  • Ch. 16.
  • Brazil: From Empire to Republic.
  • p. 278
  • Pt. 5.
  • Latin America in the Twentieth Century
  • Ch. 17.
  • Mexican Revolution.
  • p. 301
  • Ch. 18.
  • Argentina: The Struggle for Democracy, 1890-1994.
  • p. 338
  • Ch. 19.
  • Republican Brazil: The Awakening Giant.
  • p. 363
  • Ch. 20.
  • Latin American Roads to Socialism.
  • p. 394
  • Ch. 21.
  • Latin American Women, Past and Present: The Struggle for Equality and Social Justice.
  • p. 455
  • Ch. 22.
  • Two Americas.
  • p. 473
  • Notes.
  • p. 501
  • Glossary of Spanish, Portuguese, and Indian Terms.
  • p. 505
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
7th ed., rev. and updated.
Extent
xii, 507 p.
Isbn
9780813336237
Lccn
99049416
Label
Latin American civilization : history and society, 1492 to the present, edited by Benjamin Keen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Preface
  • Pt. 1.
  • Indian & Hispanic Origins
  • Ch. 1.
  • Ancient America.
  • p. 3
  • Ch. 2.
  • Hispanic Background.
  • p. 29
  • Pt. 2.
  • Spain in the Indies
  • Ch. 3.
  • Conquest.
  • p. 39
  • Ch. 4.
  • Evolution of Spain's Indian Policy.
  • p. 64
  • Ch. 5.
  • Economy of the Spanish Indies.
  • p. 77
  • Ch. 6.
  • Government and Church in the Spanish Indies.
  • p. 95
  • Ch. 7.
  • Class and Caste in the Spanish Colonies.
  • p. 113
  • Ch. 8.
  • Bourbon Reforms and Spanish America.
  • p. 129
  • Ch. 9.
  • Colonial Culture and the Enlightenment.
  • p. 146
  • Ch. 10.
  • Spain's Work in America: For and Against.
  • p. 158
  • Pt. 3.
  • Colonial Brazil
  • Ch. 11.
  • Formation of Colonial Brazil.
  • p. 177
  • Ch. 12.
  • Government and Church in Colonial Brazil.
  • p. 188
  • Ch. 13.
  • Masters and Slaves.
  • p. 195
  • Pt. 4.
  • Latin America in the Nineteenth Century
  • Ch. 14.
  • Liberation of Latin America.
  • p. 215
  • Ch. 15.
  • Dictators and Revolutions.
  • p. 250
  • Ch. 16.
  • Brazil: From Empire to Republic.
  • p. 278
  • Pt. 5.
  • Latin America in the Twentieth Century
  • Ch. 17.
  • Mexican Revolution.
  • p. 301
  • Ch. 18.
  • Argentina: The Struggle for Democracy, 1890-1994.
  • p. 338
  • Ch. 19.
  • Republican Brazil: The Awakening Giant.
  • p. 363
  • Ch. 20.
  • Latin American Roads to Socialism.
  • p. 394
  • Ch. 21.
  • Latin American Women, Past and Present: The Struggle for Equality and Social Justice.
  • p. 455
  • Ch. 22.
  • Two Americas.
  • p. 473
  • Notes.
  • p. 501
  • Glossary of Spanish, Portuguese, and Indian Terms.
  • p. 505
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
7th ed., rev. and updated.
Extent
xii, 507 p.
Isbn
9780813336237
Lccn
99049416

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