Latin American History Products

  • Disability and Colonialism

    (Dis)encounters and Anxious Intersectionalities

    Edited by Karen Soldatic, Shaun Grech

    The mapping, control and subjugation of the human body and mind were core features of the colonial conquest. This book draws together a rich collection of diverse, yet rigorous, papers that aim to expose the presence and significance of disability within colonialism, and how disability remains…

    Hardback – 2016-05-09 
    Routledge

  • Social Composition of the Dominican Republic

    By Juan Bosch

    Composición social dominicana (Social Composition of the Dominican Republic), first published in 1970 in Spanish, and translated into English here for the first time, discusses the changing structure of social classes and groups in Dominican society from the first encounter between Europeans and…

    Paperback – 2016-04-06
    Routledge
    Classic Knowledge in Dominican Studies

  • Science Policies and Twentieth-Century Dictatorships

    Spain, Italy and Argentina

    By Amparo Gómez, Antonio Fco. Canales

    Making a fresh contribution to the political history of science, this book explores the connections between the science policies of three countries that each experienced considerable political upheaval in the twentieth century: Spain, Italy and Argentina. By focussing on these three countries, the…

    Hardback – 2016-03-18
    Routledge
    Science, Technology and Culture, 1700-1945

  • The Transatlantic Hispanic Baroque

    Complex Identities in the Atlantic World

    By Harald E. Braun, Jesús Pérez-Magallón

    Gathering a group of internationally renowned scholars, this volume presents cutting-edge research on the complex processes of identity formation in the transatlantic world of the Hispanic Baroque. Identities in the Hispanic world are deeply intertwined with sociological concepts such as class and…

    Hardback – 2016-03-18
    Routledge

  • Transnational South America

    Experiences, Ideas, and Identities, 1860s-1900s

    By Ori Preuss

    At the crossroad of intellectual, diplomatic, and cultural history, this book examines flows of information, men, and ideas between South American cities—mainly the port-capitals of Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro—during the period of their modernization. The book reconstructs this largely…

    Hardback – 2016-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cultural History

  • A History of Architecture and Urbanism in the Americas

    By Clare Cardinal-Pett

     A History of Architecture and Urbanism in the Americas is the first comprehensive survey to narrate the urbanization of the Western Hemisphere, from the Arctic Circle to Antarctica, making it a vital resource to help you understand the built environment in this part of the world. The book…

    Paperback – 2016-01-22
    Routledge

  • Transforming Brazil

    A History of National Development in the Postwar Era

    By Rafael R. Ioris

    In this book, Rafael R. Ioris critically revisits the postwar context in Brazil to reexamine traditional questions and notions pertaining to the nature of Latin America’s political culture and institutions. It was in this period that the region lived some of its most intense and successful…

    Paperback – 2016-01-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Latin American Politics

  • Latin America since 1780

    3rd Edition

    By Will Fowler

    Latin America since 1780 provides an accessible introductory text aimed at Spanish linguists and historians taking modules in Latin American history. It provides a compelling continental-based historical narrative supported throughout by incisive evaluation, pedagogical features, and authentic…

    Paperback – 2015-10-22
    Routledge
    Modern History for Modern Languages

  • South America, Central America and the Caribbean 2016

    24th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Published annually, this 24th edition brings together a unique combination of the latest data on, and detailed analysis of, a vast region. Scrupulously updated by Europa’s experienced editors, the volume also includes contributions from regional specialists. New for 2016:- analysis of all recent…

    Hardback – 2015-10-15
    Routledge
    The Europa Regional Surveys of the World

  • Latin American History Goes to the Movies

    Understanding Latin America's Past through Film

    By Stewart Brewer

    Latin American History Goes to the Movies combines the study of the rich history of Latin America with the medium of feature film. In this concise and accessible book, author Stewart Brewer helps readers understand key themes and issues in Latin American history, from pre-Columbian times to the…

    Paperback – 2015-10-07
    Routledge

  • Mexico's Uneven Development

    The Geographical and Historical Context of Inequality

    By Oscar J. Martinez

    Mexico and the United States may be neighbors, but their economies offer stark contrasts. In Mexico’s Uneven Development: The Geographical and Historical Context of Inequality, Oscar J. Martínez explores Mexico’s history to explain why Mexico remains less developed than the United States. Weaving…

    Paperback – 2015-09-09
    Routledge

  • The Essential History of Mexico

    From Pre-Conquest to Present

    By Philip Russell

    The full text of The History of Mexico: From Pre-Conquest to Present traces the last 500 years of Mexican history, from the indigenous empires devastated by the Spanish conquest through the 21st-century, including the election of 2012. Written in a clear and accessible manner, the book offers a…

    Paperback – 2015-08-27
    Routledge

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