The Cambridge History of Latin America

The Cambridge History of Latin America

by Leslie Bethell
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521395259

ISBN-13: 9780521395250

Pub. Date: 06/28/1995

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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

Overview

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:
9780521395250
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/28/1995
Series:
Cambridge History of Latin America Series
Pages:
992
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 2.09(d)

Table of Contents

Part I. Politics: 1. Politics in Brazil under Vargas 1930-45 Leslie Bethell; 2. Politics in Brazil under the Liberal Republic 1945-64 Leslie Bethell; 3. Politics in Brazil under military rule 1964-85 Leslie Bethell and Celso Castro; 4. Politics in Brazil since 1985 Leslie Bethell and Jairo Nicolau; Part II: 5. The Brazilian economy 1930-80 Marcelo de Paiva Abreu; 6. The Brazilian economy 1980-94 Marcelo de Paiva Abreu; 7. The Brazilian economy since 1994: an interim assessment Marcelo de Paiva Abreu and Rogerio L. F. Werneck; 8. Brazilian society: continuity and change 1920-2000 Nelson do Valle Silva and Leslie Bethell.

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