Institute of Latin American Studies

Leslie Bethell
May 31, 2018
Leslie Bethell is the most respected scholar of Brazil of his generation. This has been recognized in Brazil by being made a corresponding fellow of both the Brazilian Academy of Letters and of Sciences. Perhaps best known for his book The Abolition of the Brazilian Slave Trade (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1970), Leslie Bethell’s scholarship has ranged widely not least in his editorship of the 12-volume Cambridge History of Latin America (1984-2008). In recent years he has continued to research the modern history of Brazil, much of which he has presented in invited lectures and Brazilian journals and remained unpublished in English until now.  In 2010 he presented a provocative paper in the Journal of Latin...
Edited by Pilar Domingo and Rachel Sieder
September 1, 2001
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George D.E. Philip
December 1, 1984
Edited by John Maher
February 28, 2006
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Leslie Bethell
December 31, 1996
Edited by Diego Sanchez-Ancochea and Iwan Morgan
March 22, 2009
Edited by Eduardo Posada-Carbo
August 1, 1995
Edited by Madeleine Davis
February 1, 2003