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Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-083
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
Published: 29 December 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381129-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8112-9
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384182-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8418-2
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... The Jesuits were instrumental in the colonization of the indigenous peoples of the eastern lowlands of what are today the departments of Santa Cruz and Beni. The missions they established at the end of the seventeenth century through the mid-eighteenth were modeled on the ideal cities proposed...
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371793-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7179-3
Published: 05 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392507-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9250-7
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399582-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9958-2
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371793-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7179-3
Published: 30 April 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376743-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7674-3
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399582-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9958-2
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373094-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... cultivation" into a full-fledged "epistemic culture." A study of the Jesuit polemicist and educational reformer Antonio Possevino shows how "culture" comes to stand for a new educational program of the sciences, together with its corresponding pedagogical institutions. “Culture” is not yet essentialized: it...
Published: 17 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... constructed in the nineteenth century in opposition to the sciences. In contrast, this chapter studies a key moment in the late sixteenth century, when the meaning of culture was expanded from "agricultural cultivation" into a full-fledged "epistemic culture." A study of the Jesuit polemicist and educational...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... The account of the native Baure people penned by the Jesuit missionary Francisco Javier Eder (1727–72) expressed a conventional scorn for the presumed indolence of the natives with whom he met. Yet Eder was also impressed by the evidence he saw of their capacity for ingenuity, organization, and...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... The Jesuit missions produced musical works of extraordinary beauty, composed by European and to a lesser degree anonymous indigenous musicians and performed by local choirs. This musical culture persisted at the local level for centuries and enjoyed a renaissance starting in the 1990s. The...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... Andes, they likewise revised their myth of origin: a modest tale of having emerged from a cave in the Cuzco area became one in which their ancestors first appeared through divine intervention on an island on Lake Titicaca and thereafter migrated to Cuzco. Bernabé Cobo (1582–1657) was a Jesuit...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-102
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... Luis Espinal (1932–80) was a Jesuit priest and journalist of Spanish origin who after being censored resigned from the offcial Spanish television channel under the Franco dictatorship and gained a new lease on life in Bolivia in 1968. He immediately adopted Bolivian citizenship and gradually...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... leading mining entrepreneurs, who had already given Cañete a first advance, that the book made them look bad in their treatment of the mitayos. The Jesuits were instrumental in the colonization of the indigenous peoples of the eastern lowlands of what are today the departments of Santa Cruz and...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... Andes, they likewise revised their myth of origin: a modest tale of having emerged from a cave in the Cuzco area became one in which their ancestors first appeared through divine intervention on an island on Lake Titicaca and thereafter migrated to Cuzco. Bernabé Cobo (1582–1657) was a Jesuit...
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By Tiffany Lethabo King
Published: 27 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005681-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0568-1
..., 18, 39, 79 80; Jesuits, 93 94 Churchill, Ward, 56 Civil Rights Movement, 159, 213n13 Clarke, John Henrik, 36, 213n3 Cliff, Jimmy, 61 coalition, 66, 252n41; Black/Native, xiii, 143, 152, 166, 173, 206; limits of, 26, 58, 148 49, 209, 252n42; women of color, 63 Colebrooke, Henry, 109 colonialism...