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The Book in the Iberian Atlantic, 1492–1824

Eugenia Roldán Vera.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Early Modern History (1500 to 1700); History of Religion; Social and Cultural History; Intellectual History. 8628 words.

The Atlantic world has not only been a geographic space for the exchange of people and products. Since the 16th century, it has also been a cultural space for the production, exchange,...

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The Brothers Gandulfo

Raymond B. Craib.

in The Cry of the Renegade

July 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas; Intellectual History. 11725 words.

Chapter 2 picks up the narrative of what happened in Santiago between July 19 and July 27, 1920. The focus here is on university students and their experiences in the city and the alliances...

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Conclusion

J. C. D. Clark.

in Thomas Paine

March 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas; Intellectual History. 4352 words.

The changing fortunes of democracy and of rights discourse in the present have provoked the concern that ‘History is not turning out as intended’. Such changing fortunes call for renewed...

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The Conjunction of the Lettered City and the Lettered Countryside in 19th-Century Mexico

William E. French.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online May 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Modern History (1700 to 1945); Social and Cultural History; Intellectual History. 10058 words.

A persuasive literature has argued that the course of Latin American history from the arrival of Europeans to the present has been shaped to a large extent by a small but expanding group of...

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A Constant Sentinel

Raymond B. Craib.

in The Cry of the Renegade

July 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas; Intellectual History. 13436 words.

This chapter begins the narrative at July 19, 1920, with the expulsion from Chile of Casimiro Barrios, a white-collar worker who lived in Santiago at the time. The chapter narrates the life...

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Contexts and Biography

J. C. D. Clark.

in Thomas Paine

March 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas; Intellectual History. 11143 words.

The chapter outlines ‘dynastic discourse’, the political language that used dynasties as encapsulations of political alternatives. It situates John Locke in this context and argues for its...

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The Cry of the Renegade

Raymond B. Craib.

July 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Book. Subjects: History of the Americas; Intellectual History. 288 pages.

On the morning of September 29, 1920, a young poet died in Santiago’s asylum, where he had recently been moved after nearly two months in police custody. Why and how did José Domingo Gómez...

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Cultural Institutions of the Brazilian Empire

Lilia Katri Moritz Schwarcz.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online October 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Modern History (1700 to 1945); Social and Cultural History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Intellectual History. 7652 words.

This article provides a larger panorama of the cultural politics of the Brazilian Empire during the 19th century and following the long Second Reign of Pedro II. The central figure of the...

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Cultural Policies of the Chávez Government

Sujatha Fernandes.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online July 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Contemporary History (Post 1945); Social and Cultural History; Intellectual History. 8059 words.

The cultural policies of the left-wing government of Hugo Chávez in Venezuela in the new millennium saw a shift back to funding and patronage of the arts after years of defunding and...

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Discourses and their Exponents

J. C. D. Clark.

in Thomas Paine

March 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas; Intellectual History. 23315 words.

Chapter 3 surveys a number of themes, issues, and campaigns to discern how far Paine fits within each: populist language, universal suffrage based on natural rights, the abolition of...

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