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Bridging the island : Brazilians' views of Spanish America and themselves, 1865-1912 / Ori Preuss.

Author/Creator:
Preuss, Ori.
Publication:
Madrid ; Orlando, FL : Iberoamericana Vervuert, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
237 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Tiempo emulado ; 12.
Tiempo emulado, historia de América y España ; 12
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Subjects:
National characteristics, Brazilian -- History -- 19th century.
National characteristics, Brazilian -- History -- 20th century.
National characteristics, Latin American -- History -- 19th century.
National characteristics, Latin American -- History -- 20th century.
Brazil -- Relations -- Latin America.
Latin America -- Relations -- Brazil.
Brazil -- Civilization.
Brazil -- History -- 1889-1930.
Latin America -- Foreign public opinion, Brazilian.
Public opinion -- Brazil -- History.
Civilization.
National characteristics, Brazilian.
National characteristics, Latin American.
Public opinion.
Public opinion, Brazilian.
Relations.
Brazil.
Latin America.
Form/Genre:
History.
Summary:
Explores the interplay between Brazilian interpretations of the national Self and the Spanish-American Other during the critical years spanning the demise of slavery and monarchy.
Contents:
The island of Brazil and Spanish America : first bridges, 1865-1888
The end of slavery and the hopeful beginnings of a Latin American consciousness in Brazil
The end of the monarchy and the unwelcome Hispano-Americanization of Brazil
Close encounters of the peripheral kind : Luso-Hispano-American interaction in the Age of Empire and the ideologization of "Latin America"
Recreating the island, maintaining the bridges: Rio Branco, Spanish America, and the myth of paz e concórdia.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-233) and index.
ISBN:
9788484894810 (Iberamericana Ed. Vervuert pbk. : alk. paper)
8484894819 (Iberamericana Ed. Vervuert pbk. : alk. paper)
9781936353026 (Iberoamericana Vervuert Pub. pbk. : alk. paper)
1936353024 (Iberoamericana Vervuert Pub. pbk. : alk. paper)
1558764682
9781558764682
OCLC:
698029405