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

Author/Creator:
Delpar, Helen.
Publication:
Tuscaloosa : The University of Alabama Press, c2008.
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 241 p. ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
Latin America -- Study and teaching -- United States.
Latin America -- Historiography.
Latin Americanists -- United States.
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.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-233) and index.
ISBN:
9780817315948 (cloth : alk. paper)
0817315942 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780817354640 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0817354646 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
134991567