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Published: 21 October 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389385-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8938-5
... 5 Q con sabor latino: latin jazz, the mambo, and latin holidays in los angeles Its impulses are primitive, its rhythms are frenetic, its pace is frantic and it is called the...
Published: 01 January 2008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9066-4
... DANIELA SPENSER The Caribbean Crisis Catalyst for Soviet Projection in Latin America The discovery and forced withdrawal of nuclear missiles in Cuba in October and November 1962 were dramatic events on a world scale, humiliating for the Soviet Union and traumatic for...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391319-076
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9131-9
...Tanya Katerí Hernández Afro-Latin@s and the Latin@ Workplace Afro-Latin@s are an enigma for the United States courts of law. In the juris- prudence of antidiscrimination law, “Black” has long been understood to be solely a reference to African Americans, and non-Latin@ Whites are...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385462-036
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8546-2
...nelly richard Intersecting Latin America with Latin Americanism: Academic Knowledge, Theoretical Practice, and Cultural Criticism Nelly Richard was born in France in 1948. A literary and art critic, she is the director of Revista de Crı´tica Cultural in Santiago, Chile. Her main titles...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384014-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8401-4
... 1 Consciousness of the Latin Language among Humanists Did theR Romans Speak Latin? 6743 Fubini / HUMANISM AND...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-106
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
...Latin American Ex-Presidents Push to Reorient the War on Drugs Latin American Commission on Drugs and Democracy By the twenty-first century not only peasant cultivators and human rights activists but also former presidents and former ministers of defense around the Americas were...
Published: 15 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395836-100
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9583-6
...The Whole World Was Watching: The 1988 Plebiscite The Observer Group of the Latin American Studies Association In a historic plebiscite held October 5, 1988, Chileans were asked to vote “Yes” or “No” on an eight-year extension of Pinochet’s rule. In a climate of increasing anxiety as...
Published: 10 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376729-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7672-9
... Conclusion Race, Multiculturalism, and Genomics in Latin America Peter Wade his conclusion tackles the broad questions raised by our research, as re- Tported in the previous chapters...
Published: 08 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375661-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7566-1
...-sponsored project in the 1920s had a profound afterlife throughout the Americas. 4 Aesthetic Avant-­Gardes and Revolutionary Movements from Modern Latin America DAVID CRAVEN An overarching thesis of my chapter is that...
Published: 01 September 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372738-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7273-8
... INTRODUCTION Neoliberalism from Below A Perspective from Latin Amer­i­ca Revolts against Neoliberalism In Latin Amer­i­ca neoliberalism has become a term seeking to remain attached to the past. As a keyword, it serves as a...
Published: 30 June 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385776-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8577-6
... HHH PART THREE william faulkner and latin america n the complex dynamic of transference, projec- tion, and introjection that has allowed the U.S. ISouth to seem both Self and Other to both global northerners...
Published: 30 June 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385776-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8577-6
... EARL FITZ William Faulkner, James Agee, and Brazil: The American South in Latin American Literature’s ‘‘Other’’ Tradition he U.S. South has long been linked to Bra- zilian literature...
Published: 05 May 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382683-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8268-3
...Notes on Modernity and Postmodernity in Latin American Culture Jose Joaquin Brunner Starting from the vantage point of the contemporary debate about modernity, I want to discuss here some problems of Latin American culture in relation to...
Published: 05 May 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382683-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8268-3
...Latin American Identity and Mixed Temporalities; or, How to Be Postmodern and Indian at the Same Time Fernando Calderon Why, in Latin America, do millions of peasants and artisans coexist with factories, computers and electronic...
Published: 05 May 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382683-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8268-3
...Postmodernism and Neoliberalism in Latin America Martin Hopenhayn The debate about postmodernism has, at its extremes, two opposite positions: On the one hand, that of "postmodern enthusiasts," who proclaim the collapse of modernity...
Published: 05 May 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382683-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8268-3
...Postmodernism and Imperialism: Theory and Politics in Latin America Neil Larsen My remarks here 1 concern the following topics of critical discus• sion and debate: (1) the ideological character of postmodernism both as a...
Published: 05 May 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382683-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8268-3
...Modernity, Identity, and Utopia in Latin America Anibal Quijano Perhaps for many, to take up the modern/postmodern debate in re• lation to Latin America is not something whose importance is immediately evident. For others, the...
Published: 05 May 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382683-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8268-3
...Cultural Peripheries: Latin America and Postmodernist De-centering Nelly Richard The narratives of encounter and disencounter between Latin America and postmodernity are particularly difficult to analyze: First, because of...
Published: 30 October 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385288-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8528-8
...marcelo bucheli United Fruit Company in Latin America uring the first half of the twentieth century the United Fruit Company created a global network for producing, distributing, and marketing D 1 bananas. This undertaking required substantial investments...
Published: 07 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378891-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7889-1
...three market and interculturality Latin America between Europe and the United States Who are our others? This question is being reformulated in times of globaliza- tion. Moreover it is impossible to answer it in the same way in all cases; for ex- ample, it is one thing to speak of finances...