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- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1996; US$ 18.99
Chapter 1 Popular Politics in Latin America before the Populist Era Chapter 2 Popular Politics in Mexico City: The Pari·n Riot, 1828 Chapter 3 'Death to the Cemetery': Funerary Reform and Rebellion in Salvador, Brazil, 1836 Chapter 4 The Vintem Riot and Political Culture: Rio de Janeiro, 1880 Chapter 5 The 1893 Bogotazo: Artisans and Public Violence... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 69.95
Alexander Etkind is Reader in Russian Literature and Cultural History at the University of Cambridge. Rory Finnin is Lecturer in Ukrainian Studies and Chair of the Cambridge Committee for Russian and East European Studies at the University of Cambridge. Uilleam Blacker is MAW Postdoctoral Research Associate at the University of Cambridge. Julie... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1997; US$ 29.99
A fascinating collection of readings on culture, history, and gender. Playing on the complex relationship between perceptions of women and women's perceptions, Yeager draws from a wide variety of materials to help us understand female roles in nineteenth-and twentieth-century Latin America.... more...
- University Press of Florida 2013; US$ 69.95
Until the 1980s, Colombia's Llanos Orientales was a frontier, a vast tropical grassland plain east of the Andes. Populated mainly by indigenous people, it was considered "primitive" by much of the rest of Colombia. All of that changed when exploitable petroleum deposits were discovered, and the Llanos was transformed into the fastest growing region... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1999; US$ 28.99
Few publications cover the full span of the history of revolutionary movements in Latin America. In Revolution and Revolutionaries, editor Daniel Castro examines all aspects of guerrilla warfare-from revolutionary programs to the repressive tactics used by various governments to rid themselves of the threats presented by revolutionary movements.... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2002; US$ 29.99
Sport in Latin America and the Caribbean is the most comprehensive overview to date of the development of modern sports in Latin America. This new book illustrates how and why sport has become a central part of the political, economic, and social life of the region and the repercussions of its role. This highly readable volume is composed of articles... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1993; US$ 29.99
A welcome addition to the now-crowded field of Brazilian history textbooks. It sets a new standard in this often staid genre. Students, general readers, and experts alike will find much food for thought in MacLachlan's book. The effective integration of cultural history into political and economic history makes it especially attractive for classroom... more...