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Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture: Gabeira to Mesta
Language: en
Pages: 596
Authors: Barbara A. Tenenbaum
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: MacMillan Publishing Company

Strives to organize knowledge of the region. It contains nearly 5,300 separate articles. Most topics appear in English alphabetical order.
Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture: E-I
Language: en
Pages: 978
Authors: Jay Kinsbruner
Categories: DICTIONARY. History. Latin America
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-01 - Publisher: Gale Cengage

This volume, covering alphabetized entries E-I, presents information on the people, places, and events related to the history and culture of South America, Central America, Mexico, and the Caribbean.
The Routledge History of Latin American Culture
Language: en
Pages: 386
Authors: Carlos Manuel Salomon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-22 - Publisher: Routledge

The Routledge History of Latin American Culture delves into the cultural history of Latin America from the end of the colonial period to the twentieth century, focusing on the formation of national, racial, and ethnic identity, the culture of resistance, the effects of Eurocentrism, and the process of cultural hybridity
Where Cultures Meet
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: David J. Weber, Jane M. Rausch
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-08-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

In Where Cultures Meet, editors Weber and Rausch have collected twenty essays that explore how the frontier experience has helped create Latin American national identities and institutions. Using 'frontier' to mean more than 'border,' Weber and Rausch regard frontiers as the geographic zones of interaction between distinct cultures. Each essay
The Indian in Latin American History
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: John E. Kicza
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-09-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

Initially decimated by disease and later faced with the loss of their lands and their political autonomy, Latin American Indians have displayed remarkable resilience. They have resisted cultural hegemony with rebellions and have initiated petitions to demand remedies to injustices, while consciously selecting certain aspects of the West to incorporate