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Re-imagining democracy in Latin America and the Caribbean, 1780-1870, edited by Eduardo Posada-Carbó, Joanna Innes, Mark Philp.

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Re-imagining democracy in Latin America and the Caribbean, 1780-1870, edited by Eduardo Posada-Carbó, Joanna Innes, Mark Philp.
Language
eng
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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non fiction
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Re-imagining democracy in Latin America and the Caribbean, 1780-1870
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edited by Eduardo Posada-Carbó, Joanna Innes, Mark Philp.
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Oxford scholarship online
Summary
'Re-imagining Democracy in Latin America and the Caribbean, 1780-1870' examines the ways in which the ancient concept of 'democracy' was re-imagined as relevant to the modern world in Latin America and the Caribbean between the late eighteenth and late nineteenth centuries
Table Of Contents
The project and the setting / Joanna Innes -- The language of democracy / Eduardo Posada-Carbó -- Iberian legacies / Anthony McFarlane -- Foundations, ruptures and fissures in British and French Caribbean political culture / Dexnell Peters -- Emerging states / Natalia Sobrevilla Perea -- From caste to race : re-imagining diversity in Spanish America / Nancy P. Appelbaum -- Democracy and liberal constitutionalism / José Antonio Aguilar Rivera and Eduardo Zimmermann -- Political cultures and practices in Spanish South American cities / Paula Alonso and Marcela Ternavasio -- Education, citizenship and contesting the future / Nicola Miller -- Democracy in Latin America and the Caribbean : the view from elsewhere / Carsten-Andreas Schulz and Mark Petersen -- Articulating democracy in Hispaniola : Haiti and the Dominican Republic / Emmanuel Lachaud -- An empire between republics : "democracy" in the constitutional monarchy of Brazil / Andréa Slemian -- Democracy in Mexico / Guy Thomson -- Democracy, "pardos" and slaves in Venezuela / Luis Daniel Perrone -- The allure of democracy in New Granada / Eduardo Posada-Carbó -- Moderating the democratic impetus : trajectories of democracy in Chile / Juan Luis Ossa
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