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  • Part One: Indian and Hispanic Origins 1 Ancient America on the Eve of Conquest * 1 Aztec Warfare * 2 The Halls of Moctezuma * 3 Aztec Industry and Commerce * 4 The Condition of the Aztec Peasantry * 5 An Aztec Mother Advises Her Daughter * 6 Mayan Industry, Commerce, and Agriculture * 7 The Mayan Social Order * 8 Mayan Religious Life * 9 Mayan Origin Myth * 10 How the Inca Formed a Nation * 11 The Village Basis of Incan Society * 12 Two Views of Incan Empire * 13 War and Cannibalism Among the Brazilian Indians 2 Hispanic Society on the Eve of the Conquest * 1 The Cid Campeador: Symbol of Spanish Nationality * 2 The Catholic Sovereigns * 3 The Spanish Inquisition * 4 The Spanish Character * 5 Columbus Sets the Stage * 6 The Man Columbus * 7 The Portrait of the Conqueror Part Two: Conquest and Colonization 3 Conquest * 1 October 12, 1492 * 2 The Discovery of the Pacific * 3 The Meeting of Corts and Moctezuma * 4 Twilight over Tenochtitln * 5 Rendezvous at Cajamarca * 6 How the New Laws Were Received in Peru * 7 The Man Who Would Be King * 8 Advice to a Would-Be Conqueror * 9 Lope de Aguirre: Disillusioned Warrior * 10 Journeys End 4 Colonization * 1 The Strange Sermon of Father Montesinos * 2 The Laughter of Doctor Palacios Rubios * 3 Bartolom de las Casas: Gods Angry Man * 4 All Humankind Is One * 5 The Portuguese Colonizer * 6 The Slave-Hunters * 7 Aimor: Word of Terror * 8 Indian Forced Labor in Guatemala * 9 Debt Peonage in Peru * 10 Dialogue in Yucatn * 11 Guaman Poma Assesses the Conquest Part Three: The Colonial Political Economy 5 The Colonial Economy * 1 The Indian Agricultural Heritage * 2 Spains Contributions to New World Agriculture * 3 The Potos Mine * 4 The Colonial Factory * 5 On the Sea-Road to the Indies * 6 The Great Fair at Portobello * 7 A Foreign View of the Spanish Commercial System * 8 The Rise and Fall of Villa Rica 6 Colonial Political and Religious Institutions * 1 The Structure of Colonial Government * 2 I Have Seen Corruption Boil and Bubble * 3 The Corregidor: Enemy of the People * 4 These Laws Are Obeyed and Not Enforced * 5 City Government in the Spanish Indies * 6 The Sources of Catholic Power * 7 The Administration of Colonial Brazil * 8 Local Government: The Capito-Mr * 9 The Jesuit Indian Policy Part Four: Colonial Society and Culture 7 Colonial Society * 1 The Structure of Class and Caste * 2 The Colonial City: Mexico City * 3 The Mestizo: Seed of Tomorrow * 4 The Indian Town * 5 The World of the Sugar Plantation * 6 The Free Population * 7 The Social Consequences of Slavery 8 Colonial Culture * 1 The Colonial University * 2 The Tenth Muse * 3 Gaucho Entertainment * 4 Indians and the Environment * 5 Sexual and Racial Politics Part Five: Late Colonial Development 9 The Bourbon Reforms * 1 The Bourbon Commercial Reforms * 2 The Revival of Mining * 3 The New Experimental Sciences and Catholic Education * 4 The Colonial Industry in Decline * 5 Political Reform: The Intendant System * 6 The More It Changes 10 Winds of Change * 1 Colonial Journalism in Action * 2 A Colonial Freethinker * 3 A Plan for Democratic Education * 4 The Plan of Tupac Amaru * 5 A Heroine of the Tupac Amaru Revolt * 6 A Charter of Liberty * 7 Brazilian Slaves Resist Part Six: Independence and Its Aftermath 11 The Struggle for Independence * 1 The Cleavage Within * 2 The Forging of a Rebel * 3 Man of Destiny * 4 The Great Campaign * 5 The Army of the Andes * 6 Hidalgo: Torchbearer of the Mexican Revolution * 7 The Reforms of Hidalgo * 8 The Plan of Iguala * 9 A Letter to Dom Pedro 12 Searching for a New Road * 1 The Fatal Legacy * 2 In Defense of Spain * 3 Bolvars Ideal Republic * 4 The Age of Violence * 5 Facundo: Barbarian Caudillo * 6 Mexico City Under Santa Anna * 7 Dom Pedro II: A Political Portrait Part Seven: Constructing the Nation-State 13 Real and Imagined Communities * 1 Roads to the Future * 2 The Guano Boom * 3 Reform by Revolution * 4 Black Slavery Under the Empire * 5 The Antislavery Impulse * 6 On Racial Miscegenation in Brazil 14 Modernity and the Emergence of the Nation-State * 1 Political Stability and Economic Development * 2 Buenos Aires: First Impressions * 3 A Different Model of Economic Development: A New Program for Chile * 4 Porfirio Daz Assesses His Legacy * 5 Porfirio Daz, Viceroy of Mexico * 6 The Old Order Changeth * 7 Yielding Place to New * 8 Our America Part Eight: Consolidating the Nation-State 15 The Rise of Mass Politics and Culture * 1 For Land and Liberty * 2 Teaching and Telling Stories * 3 Crdenas Speaks * 4 On the Protection of the Brazilian Worker * 5 Pern Appeals to the People * 6 Eva Pern: On Womens Right to Vote * 7 Letter to President Pern * 8 Of Man, Woman, and Time 16 Democracy, Dictatorship, and Development * 1 The New Latifundio * 2 Economic Dependency * 3 Prelude to Dictatorship * 4 The Death of Victor Jara * 5 Death of the Mexican Economic Miracle * 6 Lula Speaks Out * 7 Unpredictable Venezuela Part Nine: Challenges to the Nation-State 17 Contesting Power, Fighting Inequality * 1 Flora Tristan: Pioneer Feminist and Socialist * 2 A Mexican Radical * 3 The Popular Perspective * 4 The Indian Problem * 5 History Will Absolve Me * 6 Mothers of the Disappeared * 7 Turning the Nation into a Prison * 8 The Church in the Nicaraguan Revolution * 9 Communiqu from Subcommander Marcos 18 The Two Americas * 1 The Vision of Bolvar * 2 The United States as Model * 3 The Monroe Doctrine * 4 The Two Americas * 5 On the Uniqueness of Latin American Spirit * 6 Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine * 7 To Roosevelt * 8 Mexicos President Looks North * 9 National Security * 10 Operation Guatemala * 11 South America After Iraq.
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The central theme of the text is Latin America's economic dependency on European powers and the United States, and its struggle for liberation from dependency and its consequences: social decline, mass poverty, and corrupt, arbitrary governments. This classic text has long been a staple in Latin American history courses, now in the eighth edition it has been thoroughly revised and given a fresher presentation for a new generation of students and professors.
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The central theme of the text is Latin Americas economic dependency on European powers and the United States, and its struggle for liberation from dependency and its consequences: social decline, mass poverty, and corrupt, arbitrary governments.. The seventh edition of this classic book of readings combines the best of the previous collections with new material on modern developments, including a mounting debt crisis in Latin America coupled with the failure of neoliberal economics, recent government setbacks versus guerillas in Colombia, and governmental struggles in Mexico, Argentina, Venezuela, and Brazil. 0813334020 Essays in the Intellectual History of Colonial Latin America 0813341108 Keen's Latin American Civilization : History and Society, 1492 to the Present Eighth Edition.
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  • Indian And Hispanic Origins-- Ancient America-- The Hispanic Background-- Spain In The Indies-- Conquest-- The Evolution of Spains Indian Policy-- The Economy of the Spanish Indies-- Government and Church in the Spanish Indies-- Class and Caste in the Spanish Colonies-- The Bourbon Reforms and Spanish America-- Colonial Culture and the Enlightenment-- Spains Work in America: For and Against-- Colonial Brazil-- The Formation of Colonial Brazil-- Government and Church in Colonial Brazil-- Masters and Slaves-- Latin America In The Nineteenth Century-- The Liberation of Latin America-- Dictators and Revolutions-- Brazil: From Empire to Republic-- Latin America In The Twentieth Century-- The Mexican Revolution-- Argentina: The Struggle for Democracy, 18901994-- Republican Brazil: The Awakening Giant-- Latin American Roads to Socialism-- The Two Americas.
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This sixth edition of a classic book of readings combines the best of the previous collections with new material on the colonial period and on recent developments in Latin American politics and society, including a penetrating look at the neoliberal program of Argentine President Carlos Menem; a survey of Brazilian politics, economy, and society; and a close-up view of life in Cuba as it faces the greatest crisis in its history. The sixth edition of Latin American Civilization (the third published with a Westview Press imprint) is a compact update of a classic book of readings that teachers and students of Latin American history have used and appreciated since its first appearance in 1955. This latest edition combines the best of the previous collections with new material on the colonial period and coverage of recent developments in Latin American politics and society. The new pieces include an assessment of the impact of Argentinas neoliberal program under Menem; a survey of Brazilian politics, economy, and society; and a close-up view of life in Cuba as it faces the greatest crisis in its history. The great majority of selections are primary materials. These personal narrativesmany translated by Keen for this collectionconvey the flavor and spirit of a period more vividly than official documents and are generally better written. Secondary works have been used only when suitable contemporary material was not available. The brief introductions and headnotes, which provide students with background information on the authors and the subject matter, have been updated to reflect the best recent scholarship.
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This sixth edition retains a selection of the readings on Latin America from the previous edition, and combines them with new material on the colonial period and on recent developments in Latin American politics and society. The pieces include a study of the neoliberal programme of the Argentine President, Carlos Menem, a detailed examination of life in Cuba as it faces the greatest crisis in its history, and a survey of Brazilian politics, economy and society.
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  • [1]. Hasta la creación de las nuevas naciones
  • [2]. Las nuevas naciones.
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  • La historiografĩa colonial chilena : pasado, presente y proyecciones, 1950-2007 / Juan Cáceres Muñoz
  • Estrategias familiares, no. de hijos y poder social, Santiago, 1780-1820 / Eduardo Cavieres F.
  • La ordenaza de intendentes como fuente del conocimiento histórico : el caso de Antonio Álvarez y Jiménez / Fernando Castillo Opazo
  • Miradas de la justicia a los sectores sociales subalternos en la época colonial : infidentes y abigeos en el septentrión novohispano del siglo XVIII / Sara Ortelli
  • Disciplinamiento cultural : ¿el fin del carnaval? : reflexión a través de los bandos de buen gobierno en la segunda mitad del siglo XVIII : Agustín de Jáuregui (1773-1780) y Ambrosio O'Higgins (1788-1796) / Nicolás Celis Valderrama
  • El carácter de las reformas borbónicas a la luz de la iglesia novohispana : un ejemplo de enfrentamiento en el proceso de secularización de las doctrinas / Rodrigo Christian Núñez Arancibia
  • Devociones y devotos en Santiago de Chile (1760-1800) : consideraciones en torno al estudio de las realidades materiales e inmateriales de las prácticas religiosas tardo-coloniales / Alejandra Guerra
  • Entre la fe y los "negocios" : el franciscano Joseph Xavier de Guzmán y Lecaroz / Cristián Leal Pino
  • Cultivos e historia I : la higuera y su relevancia socioeconómica en el reino de Chile / Amalia Castro
  • Cultivos e historia II : granados, lúcumos y chirimoyos : frutales de consumo doméstico en Chile y cuyo (1700-1850) / Pablo Lacoste ... [et al.]
  • La matriz de la economía chilena / Leopoldo Tobar Cassi
  • Arrieros, comerciantes y vecinos de Aconcagua : la villa Santa Rosa de los Andes, 1785-1824 / Adela Cubillos Meza
  • Elite y elites a fines del mundo colonial / Freddy Timmermann
  • Una red de comerciantes vascos en Chile a inicios del siglo XIX : el caso de José Antonio Ezeiza, 1806-1811 / Francisco Betancourt Castillo.
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  • Colonialism and Its Replicants / Mabel Morana, Enrique Dussel, and Carlos JaureguiPart I. Colonial Encounters, Decolonization, and Cultural AgencyAmerica and the Colonizer Question: Two Formative Statements from Early Mexico / Gordon Brotherston-- Thinking Europe in Indian Categories, or "Tell Me the Story of How I Conquered You" / Jose Rabasa-- Creole Agencies and the (Post)colonial Debate in Spanish America / Jose Antonio MazzottiPart II. Re-Writing Colonial DifferenceEuropean Transplants, Amerindian In-laws, African Settlers, Brazilian Creoles: A Unique Colonial and Postcolonial Condition in Latin America / Russell Hamilton-- Posting Letters: Writing in the Andes and the Paradoxes of the Post-colonial Debate / Sara Castro-Klaren-- Unforgotten Gods: Postcoloniality and Representations of Haiti in Antonio Benitez Rojo's "Heaven and Earth" / Elzbieta SklodowskaPart III. Occidentalism, Globalization, and the Geopolitics of KnowledgeColoniality, Eurocentrism, and Social Classification / Anibal Quijano-- The Geopolitics of Knowledge and the Colonial Difference / Walter Mignolo-- (Post)Coloniality for Dummies: Latin American Perspectives on Modernity, Coloniality, and the Geopolitics of Knowledge / Santiago Castro-Gomez-- Remapping Latin American Studies: Postcolonialism, Subaltern Studies, Postoccidentalism, and Globalization Theory / Eduardo Mendieta-- Developmentalism, Modernity, and Dependency Theory in Latin America / Ramon GrosfoguelPart IV. Religion, Liberation, and the Narratives of SecularismPhilosophy of Liberation, the Postmodern Debate, and Latin American Studies / Enrique Dussel-- Historical Significance of the Christianity of Liberation in Latin America / Michael Lowy-- Secularism and Religion in the Modern/Colonial World-System: From Secular Postcoloniality to Postsecular Transmodernity / Nelson Maldonado-TorresPart V. Comparative (Post)colonialismsPostcolonial Theory and the Representation of Culture in the Americas / Peter Hulme-- Elephants in the Americas? Latin American Postcolonial Studies and Global Decolonization / Fernando Coronil-- The Latin American Postcolonialism Debate in a Comparative Context / Amaryll Chanady-- Postcolonial Sensibility, Latin America, and the Question of Literature / Roman de la Campa-- In The Neocolony: Destiny, Destination, and the Traffic in Meaning / Mary Louise PrattPart VI. Postcolonial EthnicitiesPeripheral Modernity and Differential Mestizaje in Latin America Outside Subalternist Post Colonialism / Mario Roberto Morales-- (Post)Coloniality in Ecuador: The Indigenous Movement's Practices and Politics of (Re)Signification and Decolonization / Catherine Walsh-- The Maya Movement: Postcolonialism and Cultural Agency / Arturo Arias.
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Postcolonial theory has developed mainly in the U.S. academy, and it has focused chiefly on nineteenth and twentieth-century colonization and decolonization processes in Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and the Caribbean. Colonialism in Latin America originated centuries earlier, in the transoceanic adventures from which European modernity itself was born. It differs from later manifestations of European expansionism in other ways as well. Coloniality at Large brings together classic and new reflections on the theoretical implications of colonialism in Latin America. By pointing out its particular characteristics, the contributors highlight some of the philosophical and ideological blind-spots of contemporary postcolonial theory as they offer a thorough analysis of that theory's applicability to Latin America's past and present.Written by internationally renowned scholars based in Latin America, the United States, and Europe, the essays reflect multiple disciplinary and ideological perspectives. Some are translated into English for the first time. The essays include theoretical reflections, literary criticism, and historical and ethnographic case studies focused on Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Brazil, the Andes, and the Caribbean. Contributors highlight the relation of Marxist thought, dependency theory, and liberation theology to Latin Americans' experience of and resistance to coloniality, and they emphasize the critique of Occidentalism and modernity as central to any understanding of the colonial project.Analyzing the many ways that Latin Americans have resisted imperialism and sought emancipation and sovereignty over several centuries, they delve into topics including violence, identity, otherness, memory, heterogeneity, and language. Contributors also explore Latin American intellectuals' ambivalence about, or objections to, the 'post' in postcolonial; to many, globalization and neoliberalism are the contemporary guises of colonialism in Latin America.
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  • Prologue / Colin Thompson
  • Introduction : expanding the mystical canon / Hilaire Kallendorf
  • Religious autobiography / Fernando Durán López
  • Traditions, life experiences and orientations in Portugese mysticism (1515-1630) / José Adriano de Freitas Carvalho
  • New world colonial Franciscan mystical practice / Francisco Morales
  • The Alumbrados : Dejamiento and its practitioners / Alastair Hamilton
  • Mother Juana de la Cruz : Marian visions and female preaching / Jessica A. Boon
  • John of the Cross, the difficult icon / Jane Ackerman
  • Teresa of Jesus and Islam : the simile of the seven concentric castles of the soul / Luce López-Baralt
  • The mysticism of Saint Ignatius Loyola / Darcy Donahue
  • Cecilia del Nacimiento, second-generation mystic of the Carmelite reform / Evelyn Toft
  • The influences of Saint Catherine of Siena and Saint Teresa of Ávila on the Colombian nun Jerónima Nava y Saavedra (1669-1727) / Clara E. Herrera
  • A new way of living? Luisa de Carvajal and the limits of mysticism / Glyn Redworth
  • From saint to sinner : sixteenth-century perceptions of "La Monja de Lisboa" / Freddy Domínguez
  • The gardens of Teresa of Ávila / Maryrica Ortiz Lottman
  • Home, sweet home : Teresa de Jesús, Mudéjar architecture, and the place of mysticism in early modern Spain / María Mercedes Carrión
  • Interrupted mysticism in Cervantes's Persiles / Christina H. Lee
  • Suspensio animi, or the interweaving of mysticism and artistic creation / Elena del Río Parra
  • "Through a glass darkly" : music and mysticism in Golden Age Spain / Tess Knighton.
The "canon" of Hispanic mysticism is expanding. No longer is our picture of this special brand of early modern devotional practice limited to a handful of venerable saints. Instead, we recognize a wide range of "marginal" figures as practitioners of mysticism, broadly defined. Neither do we limit the study of mysticism necessarily to the Christian religion, nor even to the realm of literature. Representations of mysticism are also found in the visual, plastic and musical arts. The terminology and theoretical framework of mysticism permeate early modern Hispanic cultures. Paradoxically, by taking a more inclusive approach to studying mysticism in its "marginal" manifestations, we draw mysticism--in all its complex iterations--back toward its rightful place at the center of early modern spiritual experience.Contributors include: Colin Thompson, Alastair Hamilton, Christina Lee, Clara E. Herrera, Darcy Donahue, Elena del Rio Parra, Evelyn Toft, Fernando Duran Lopez, Francisco Morales, Freddy Dominguez, Glyn Redworth, Jane Ackerman, Jessica Boon, Jose Adriano de Freitas Carvalho, Luce Lopez-Baralt, Maria Carrion, Maryrica Lottman, and Tess Knighton.
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