The Cambridge History of Latin America

The Cambridge History of Latin America

by Leslie Bethell
     
 

The essays in Volume 10: Latin America since 1930: Ideas, Culture and Society discuss the modernist culture of the early twentieth century; the renaissance of Latin American philosophy in the 1940s; major trends in Latin American narrative and poetry, including the indigenous literatures; the work of twentieth-century Latin American composers, architects, and… See more details below

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The essays in Volume 10: Latin America since 1930: Ideas, Culture and Society discuss the modernist culture of the early twentieth century; the renaissance of Latin American philosophy in the 1940s; major trends in Latin American narrative and poetry, including the indigenous literatures; the work of twentieth-century Latin American composers, architects, and filmmakers; Latin American mass media, including newspapers, magazines, radio and television; and the development of sculpture, painting, and mural art in the twentieth century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521245180
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/01/1990
Series:
Cambridge History of Latin America Series, #7
Pages:
970
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.90(d)

Table of Contents

List of maps; List of figures; General preface; Preface to Volumes IV and V; Part I. Mexico: 1. Mexico: restored republic and Porfiriato, 1867–1910 Friedrich Katz; 2. The Mexican Revolution, 1910–1920 John Womack Jr.; 3. Mexico: revolution and reconstruction in the 1920s Jean Meyer; Part II. Central America and The Caribbean: 4. Central America: the Liberal era, c. 1870–1930 Ciro F. S. Cardoso; 5. Cuba, c. 1860–1934 Luis E. Aguilar; 6. Puerto Rico, c. 1870–1940 Angel Quintero-Rivera; 7. The Dominican Republic, c. 1870–1930 H. Hoetink; 8. Haiti, c. 1870–1930 David Nicholls; Part III. The River Plate Republics: 9. The growth of the Argentine economy, c. 1870–1914 Roberto Cortés Conde; 10. Argentina: society and politics, 1880–1916 Ezequiel Gallo; 11. Argentina in 1914: the Pampas, the interior, Buenos Aires David Rock; 12. Argentina from the first World War to the Revolution of 1930 David Rock; 13. The formation of modern Uruguay, c. 1870–1930 Juan A. Oddone; 14. Paraguay from the War of the Triple Alliance to the Chaco War, 1870–1932 Paul H. Lewis; Part IV. The Andean Republics: 15. Chile from the War of the Pacific to the world depression, 1880–1930 Harold Blakemore; 16. Bolivia from the War of the Pacific to the Chaco War, 1880–1932 Herbert S. Klein; 17. The origins of modern Peru, 1880–1930 Peter F. Klarén; 18. Colombia, Ecuador and Venezuela, c. 1880–1930 Malcolm Deas; Part V. Brazil: 19. The Brazilian economy, 1870–1930 Warren Dean; 20. Brazil: the age of reform. 1870–1889 Emília Viotti Da Costa; 21. Brazil: the social and political structure of the First Republic, 1889–1930 Boris Fausto; Bibliographical essays; Index.

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