Institute of Latin American Studies

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Hilda Maria Gaspar Pereira
October 1, 1996
Edited by Eduardo Posada-Carbo, and Anthony McFarlane
January 1, 1999
The essays in this volume re-examine, from a number of different angles the process of Independence in Spanish America. The focus is to a large extent on the consequences of the wars of Independence for the newly established republics. However the first section deals with a critical review of the historiography the ‘revolutionary’ nature of Independence and the comparative elements of Independence in the Americas. The remainder of the book examines the development of the wars and the impact that Independence had on political instability culture citizenship and the formation of new nations. In addition to general chapters there are individual chapters devoted to New Granada Venezuela Mexico Chile and Argentina.
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Edited by Maria D'Alva G. Kinzo and V. Bulmer-Thomas
December 1, 1995
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Fernando Cervantes
February 15, 2006
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Mauricio Coutinho
October 1, 1996
Edited by Antoni Kapcia and Linda A. Newson
January 30, 2015
Edited by Antoni Kapcia
March 17, 2018
This collection of essays and research articles has been designed, by its breadth of expertise and discipline, to pay suitable homage to the seminal influence and contribution made by the late Alistair Hennessy towards the development of Cuban studies. For that reason, it includes a judicious mixture of the old and the new, including several of the leading and internationally well-established experts on Cuban history, politics and culture, but also some up-and-coming researchers in the field; that mixture and the combination of topics (some addressing the past directly, others assessing the present within a historical context) reflects Hennessy’s own cross-disciplinary and open-minded approach to the study of the history of Cuba...
Edited by Claire Lindsay
January 1, 2012
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Gonzalo Falabella
December 1, 1981
Edited by Peter Lloyd-Sherlock
December 1, 2000