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Changing Perspectives in Latin American Studies

Christopher Mitchell

Changing Perspectives in Latin American Studies

Insights Form Six Disciplines

by Christopher Mitchell

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Stanford University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Latin America - South America,
  • South America - History,
  • History - General History,
  • Latin America,
  • Study and teaching (Higher),
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7928642M
    ISBN 100804714932
    ISBN 109780804714938

    Faculty teaching and research focus on the historical transformations of literary culture in Latin America from the nineteenth century to the cultural impact of neoliberalism; the intersection of cultural, media and literary studies; innovative critical and theoretical approaches to literature and the sociology of literature, narrative, and intermediality, among other related topics. Call for Nominations Thanks to the generous sponsorship from donors of the Latin American Perspectives Journal, Stanford’s Center for Latin American Studies invites both junior and senior Latin Americanist scholars to campus for short terms to lecture, teach, and do research at Stanford. Latin American Perspectives Lecturers are selected through a competitive process . Ilana Gershon. Down and Out in the New Economy. How People Find (or Don’t Find) Work Today. Get it for free! About E-books.


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