ISBN-10:
0842027114
ISBN-13:
9780842027113
Pub. Date:
01/28/2000
Publisher:
Sr Books
Latin American Popular Culture / Edition 1

Latin American Popular Culture / Edition 1

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ISBN-13: 9780842027113
Publisher: Sr Books
Publication date: 01/28/2000
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 280
Product dimensions: 0.63(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introductionxi
1Piety and Public Space: The Cemetery Campaign in Veracruz, 1789-18101
2Church, Humboldt, and Darwin: The Tension and Harmony of Art and Science27
3Black Kings, Blackface Carnival, and Nineteenth-Century Origins of the Tango43
4Peddling the Pampas: Argentina at the Paris Universal Exposition of 188961
5Death and Disorder in Mexico City: The State Funeral of Manuel Romero Rubio87
6Images of Indians in the Construction of Ecuadorian Identity at the End of the Nineteenth Century105
7Many Chefs in the National Kitchen: Cookbooks and Identity in Nineteenth-Century Mexico123
8Portraits of a Possible Nation: Photographing Medicine in Brazil143
9The New Order: Diversions and Modernization in Turn-of-the-Century Lima155
10From the Ruins of the Ancien Regime: Mexico's Monument to the Revolution169
11Racial Parity and National Humor: Exploring Brazilian Samba from Noel Rosa to Carmen Miranda, 1930-1939183
12Oil, Race, and Calypso in Trinidad and Tobago, 1909-1990201
13The Dictator's Seduction: Gender and State Spectacle during the Trujillo Regime213
Video Distributors241
About the Contributors243
Index247

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