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Latin American identity and constructions of difference

Author: Amaryll Beatrice Chanady
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©1994.
Series: Hispanic issues, 10.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Required reading for those interested in Latin American identity. Authors recognize difficulty of the pregnancy of the moment - globalization and diaspora - in which the topic is being discussed. In the introduction, Chanady offers an excellent historical review of the topic. Essays by Enrique Dussel, José Rabasa (see item #bi 98003988#), François Perus, and Iris Zavala are especially noteworthy"--Handbook of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Amaryll Beatrice Chanady
ISBN: 0816624089 9780816624089 0816624097 9780816624096
OCLC Number: 28338734
Description: xlvi, 254 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: The antinomies of Latin American discourses of identity and their fictional representation / Fernando Aínsa --
Leopoldo Zea's project of a philosophy of Latin American history / Enrique Dussel --
Modernity, postmodernity, and novelistic form in Latin America / Françoise Perus --
Identity and narrative fiction in Argentina / Blanca De Arancibia --
The construction and deconstruction of identity in Brazilian literature / Zilá Bernd --
A Nahuatl interpretation of the conquest / Enrique Dussel --
On writing back / José Rabasa --
The opossum and the coyote / Pierre Beaucage --
A caribbean social imaginary / Iris M. Zavala.
Series Title: Hispanic issues, 10.
Responsibility: Amaryll Chanady, editor.

Abstract:

"Required reading for those interested in Latin American identity. Authors recognize difficulty of the pregnancy of the moment - globalization and diaspora - in which the topic is being discussed. In the introduction, Chanady offers an excellent historical review of the topic. Essays by Enrique Dussel, José Rabasa (see item #bi 98003988#), François Perus, and Iris Zavala are especially noteworthy"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.

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