Latinoam rica

Latinoam  rica
  • Author : Arturo A. Fox
  • Publsiher : Anonim
  • Release : 26 February 2021
  • ISBN : 0987654321
  • Pages : 385 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Offering a well-organized overview of Latin America's development from pre-Columbian times to the present, this cultural reader is written in straightforward, accessible Spanish depending heavily on cognates "without" compromising the natural flow of a native speaker's discourse. A comprehensive review of the main cultural areas of Latin America, including coverage of the Hispanic countries of the Caribbean and Central America, the Andean region (Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia), and the southern cone (Argentina, Chile, Uruguay and Paraguay). Context-specific coverage of U.S.-Latin American relations explores the role of the United States in Latin American affairs in the context of the different cultural regions, particularly in the case of Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean.


Latinoamérica

Latinoamérica
  • Author : Arturo A. Fox
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 26 February 2021
GET THIS BOOKLatinoamérica

Offering a well-organized overview of Latin America's development from pre-Columbian times to the present, this cultural reader is written in straightforward, accessible Spanish depending heavily on cognates "without" compromising the natural flow of a native speaker's discourse. A comprehensive review of the main cultural areas of Latin America, including coverage of the Hispanic countries of the Caribbean and Central America, the Andean region (Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia), and the southern cone (Argentina, Chile, Uruguay and Paraguay). Context-specific coverage of U.


Latinoamerica: Su Civilizacion Y Su Cultura

Latinoamerica: Su Civilizacion Y Su Cultura
  • Author : Eugenio Chang-Rodriguez
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release : 29 October 2007
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Bring the richness and complexity of Latin American culture to life for your students, with LATINOAMÉRICA. Featuring a thematic organization supported by comprehension questions, expansion questions, timelines, chapter summaries, photos, illustrations, Internet activities, video suggestions, and maps, the text takes students on a 20-chapter tour of the progression of Latin culture-from the pre-Columbia era to Hispanics in the United States today. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in


The Struggle for Memory in Latin America

The Struggle for Memory in Latin America
  • Author : Eugenia Allier-Montaño,E. Crenzel
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 12 January 2016
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This book examines the struggles that unfolded in Latin America over the memory of the pasts of political violence experienced by the countries of the continent in the second half of the twentieth century: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, the United States, Guatemala, El Salvador, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay.


Culturas de Espana

Culturas de Espana
  • Author : Carmen Pereira-Muro
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release : 01 January 2014
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An engaging reader, CULTURAS DE ESPAÑA, 2e offers a wealth of authentic texts and visual materials and encourages learners to think critically about the cultures of Spain. While other books present Spanish civilization as a neutral recounting of historical facts, events, and data, CULTURAS DE ESPAÑA, 2e emphasizes that history, culture, and civilization are concepts under constant construction. Its intriguing conceptual focus brings to life the history and everyday experiences that shape national identity. Prior knowledge in the


How to Travel without Seeing: Dispatches from the New Latin America

How to Travel without Seeing: Dispatches from the New Latin America
  • Author : Andrés Neuman
  • Publisher : Restless Books
  • Release : 30 August 2016
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A kaleidoscopic, fast-paced tour of Latin America from one of the Spanish-speaking world’s most outstanding writers. Lamenting not having more time to get to know each of the nineteen countries he visits after winning the prestigious Premio Alfaguara, Andrés Neuman begins to suspect that world travel consists mostly of “not seeing.” But then he realizes that the fleeting nature of his trip provides him with a unique opportunity: touring and comparing every country of Latin America in a


Hoja de Ruta, Cultura Y Civilización de Latinoaméric

Hoja de Ruta, Cultura Y Civilización de Latinoaméric
  • Author : Priscilla Gac-Artigas
  • Publisher : Academic Press ENE
  • Release : 01 November 2012
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Hoja de ruta es un libro de texto disenado para cursos de cultura y civilizacion de Latinoamerica. Como tal, no se limita a enumerar fechas y hechos historicos sino que entrega los elementos de analisis para que el curso se transforme en un amplio foro de discusion y debate de ideas, al mismo tiempo que incita al alumno al desarrollo de proyectos individuales o colectivos. Ofrece tambien el trasfondo esencial para cursos sobre literatura y cine. En adicion es una


Redeemers

Redeemers
  • Author : Enrique Krauze
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 02 July 2013
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In Redeemers, acclaimed historian Enrique Krauze presents the major ideas that have formed the modern Latin American political mind during the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries—and looks closely at how these ideas were expressed in the lives of influential revolutionaries, thinkers, poets, and novelists. Here are the Cuban José Martí; the Argentines Che Guevara and Evita Perón; political thinkers like Mexico’s José Vasconcelos; and the writers José Enrique Rodó, Mario Vargas Llosa, Octavio Paz, and Gabriel Garcí



Voces de Hispanoamerica

Voces de Hispanoamerica
  • Author : Raquel Chang-Rodriguez,Malva E. Filer
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release : 26 February 2021
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VOCES DE HISPANOAMÉRICA, the market-leading anthology, features the most distinguished authors of Spanish-American literature from the pre-colonial period to the present. Introductory essays and literary selections, combined with many historical and literary references, make this text an invaluable resource. Through detailed essays that focus on each historical period, this 5th edition provides the necessary background information for you to effectively study, analyze, and evaluate literary works. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text


Shadow Libraries

Shadow Libraries
  • Author : Joe Karaganis
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 04 May 2018
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How students get the materials they need as opportunities for higher education expand but funding shrinks. From the top down, Shadow Libraries explores the institutions that shape the provision of educational materials, from the formal sector of universities and publishers to the broadly informal ones organized by faculty, copy shops, student unions, and students themselves. It looks at the history of policy battles over access to education in the post–World War II era and at the narrower versions that




Media Systems and Communication Policies in Latin America

Media Systems and Communication Policies in Latin America
  • Author : M. Guerrero,M. Márquez-Ramírez
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 07 October 2014
GET THIS BOOKMedia Systems and Communication Policies in Latin America

Media Systems and Communication Policies in Latin America proposes, tests and analyses the liberal captured model. It explores to what extent to which globalisation, marketization, commercialism, regional bodies and the nation State redefine the media's role in Latin American societies.


Tradición y cambio: Lecturas sobre la cultura latinoamericana contemporánea

Tradición y cambio: Lecturas sobre la cultura latinoamericana contemporánea
  • Author : Denis Lynn Daly Heyck,María Victoria González Pagani
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release : 20 July 2004
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A standard text in Latin American culture courses, this unique collection of diverse readings and exclusive interviews focuses on the dynamic tension between tradition and change in contemporary Latin American culture from the Caribbean to Central and South America, including Brazil. The thematic approach of Tradición y cambio highlights key issues in Latin American culture; the selections explore how those issues (such as urbanization or the changing role of the family) alter, enrich, or confound the traditional cultural values


España Y Su Civilización

España Y Su Civilización
  • Author : Francisco Ugarte,Michael Ugarte,Kathleen McNerney
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release : 01 December 1998
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This text provides an introduction to the history and civilization of Spain. All important cultural and historical information from previous editions has been retained in this new edition, and new information about modern-day political organization and culture has been added. With added emphasis on the regional divisions of Spain and improved treatment of women, this text is an excellent vehicle for introducing intermediate or advanced students to Spanish civilization and culture.