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Beyond imagined communities : reading and writing the nation in nineteenth-century Latin America

Title
Beyond imagined communities : reading and writing the nation in nineteenth-century Latin America / edited by Sara Castro-Klarén and John Charles Chasteen.
Published
Washington, D.C. : Woodrow Wilson Center Press ; Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2003.
Description
xxv, 252 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents
Introduction: Beyond Imagined Communities / John Charles Chasteen
1. Forms of Communication, Political Spaces, and Cultural Identities in the Creation of Spanish American Nations / Francois-Xavier Guerra
2. Argentine Counterpoint: Rise of the Nation, Rise of the State / Tulio Halperin Donghi
3. Letters and Salons: Women Reading and Writing the Nation / Sarah C. Chambers
4. Student Culture and Nation-State Formation / Andrew J. Kirkendall
5. Scenes of Reading: Imagining Nations/Romancing History in Spanish America / Fernando Unzueta
6. The Nation in Ruins: Archaeology and the Rise of the Nation / Sara Castro-Klaren
7. An Amnesic Nation: The Erasure of Indigenous Pasts by Uruguayan Expert Knowledges / Gustavo Verdesio
8. Showcases of Consumption: Historical Panoramas and Universal Expositions / Beatriz Gonzalez-Stephan.
Notes
Essays from a meeting of Latin American scholars held in the spring of 2000.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language
English
LCCN
2003014646
ISBN
0801878527 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0801878535 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Format
Book Book
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