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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 Spanish Language in Latin America since Independence

Ilan Stavans.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online April 2017 .

Article. Subjects: History of Religion; Social and Cultural History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Intellectual History. 6792 words.

The Spanish language arrived in Latin America as a tool of Iberian colonization. Indigenous languages struggled to survive under the implacable presence of an imperial tongue serving not...

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