The Traditions of Liberty in the Atlantic World: Origins, Ideas and Practices

The Traditions of Liberty in the Atlantic World: Origins, Ideas and Practices

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ISBN-13: 9789004299641
Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 11/13/2015
Series: Atlantic World , #32
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements vii

List of Contributors viii

Introduction Francisco Colom González Angel Rivera 1

Part 1 A Changing Colonial World

1 Brazil and the Languages of Modernity Rubem Barboza Filho 15

2 Empire, Nation, and Republic in the Transformation of the Modem Hispanic World Anthony Pagden 40

Part 2 Revolutions and Independence

3 Ibero-American Republican Humanism and the Intellectual Roots of Mexican Independence Ambrosio Velasco 63

4 Decorum and Liberty in the Spanish-American Revolutions of Independence José María Hernández 83

5 The American Independences and the Crisis of the Ancien Régime Republic: A Comparative View of the United States and Brazil Cicero Araiyo Gabriela Nunes Ferreira 109

Part 3 Varieties of Liberalism

6 The Tradition of Liberty in Canada at the End of the Eighteenth Century Michel Ducharme 131

7 The Portuguese Uprising of 1820: A Forgotten Atlantic Revolution Angel Rivero 155

8 Liberal Ideas and Patrimonial Practices in Nineteenth-Century Spanish America Francisco Colom González 169

Index 199

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