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The Cambridge History of Latin America

The Cambridge History of Latin America

by Leslie BethellLeslie Bethell
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Volume 6 brings together general essays on major themes in the economic, social, and political history of Latin America from 1930 to 1990. Part 2 deals primarily with political themes.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521245173
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 05/29/1986
Series: Cambridge History of Latin America Series , #5
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 970
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 2.50(d)

About the Author

Professor Leslie Bethell is Emeritus Professor of Latin American History in the University of London and an Emeritus Fellow of St Antony's College, Oxford. He was Director of the University of London Institute of Latin American Studies from 1987 to 1992 and the University of Oxford Centre for Brazilian Studies from 1997 to 2007. He is a Senior Research Fellow at the Centro de Pesquisa e Documentacao de Historia Contemporanea do Brasil at the Fundacao Getulio Vargas in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Table of Contents

General preface; Preface to Volume X; 1. The multiverse of Latin American identity, c. 1920–c. 1970; 2. Latin American narrative since c. 1920; 3. Latin American poetry, c. 1920–1950; 4. Latin American poetry since 1950; 5. Indigenous literatures and cultures in twentieth-century Latin America; 6. Latin American music, c. 1920–c. 1980; 7. Latin American architecture since c. 1920; 8. Latin American art since c. 1920; 9. Latin American cinema; 10. Mass communications in Latin America; Bibliographical essays; Index.

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