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The Resource Looking South : the evolution of Latin Americanist scholarship in the United States, 1850-1975, Helen Delpar

Looking South : the evolution of Latin Americanist scholarship in the United States, 1850-1975, Helen Delpar

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Looking South : the evolution of Latin Americanist scholarship in the United States, 1850-1975
Title
Looking South
Title remainder
the evolution of Latin Americanist scholarship in the United States, 1850-1975
Statement of responsibility
Helen Delpar
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the Preface to her new study, Latin Americanist Helen Delpar writes, "Since the seventeenth century, Americans have turned their gaze toward the lands to the south, seeing in them fields for religious proselytization, economic enterprise, and military conquest." Delpar, consequently, aims her considerable gaze back at those Americans and the story behind their longtime fascination with Latin American culture. By visiting seminal works and the cultures from which they emerged, following the effects of changes in scholarly norms and political developments on the training of students
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Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Delpar, Helen
Dewey number
980.0307/073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
F1409.95.U6
LC item number
D45 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Latin America
  • Latin America
  • Latin Americanists
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Historiography
  • Latin Americanists
  • Education
  • Latin America
  • United States
Label
Looking South : the evolution of Latin Americanist scholarship in the United States, 1850-1975, Helen Delpar
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-233) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Beginnings -- Laying the foundations -- Early historians -- The rise of anthropology -- Geography and the other social sciences -- Latin Americanists and the world of policy making -- Maturity and institutionalization -- A decade of expansion, 1935-1945 -- Marking time, 1945-1958 -- The boom years, 1958-1975 -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Select bibliography -- Index
Control code
426050440
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 241 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817380120
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)426050440
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Looking South : the evolution of Latin Americanist scholarship in the United States, 1850-1975, Helen Delpar
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-233) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Beginnings -- Laying the foundations -- Early historians -- The rise of anthropology -- Geography and the other social sciences -- Latin Americanists and the world of policy making -- Maturity and institutionalization -- A decade of expansion, 1935-1945 -- Marking time, 1945-1958 -- The boom years, 1958-1975 -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Select bibliography -- Index
Control code
426050440
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817380120
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)426050440
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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