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The Resource From frontiers to football : an alternative history of Latin America since 1800, Matthew Brown

From frontiers to football : an alternative history of Latin America since 1800, Matthew Brown

Label
From frontiers to football : an alternative history of Latin America since 1800
Title
From frontiers to football
Title remainder
an alternative history of Latin America since 1800
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Brown
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With Brazil hosting the FIFA World Cup this summer and the Olympic Games in 2016, all eyes are on Latin America. But what vision of these countries will we be given? Will our airwaves be full of cultural stereotypes about Latin Americans and inaccurate interpretations of the region's position in the world? In From Frontiers to Football, Matthew Brown provides a much-needed historical analysis to rebut misconceptions about Latin America's past while giving readers the tools with which to understand the region's complex present
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Matthew
Dewey number
980
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1410
LC item number
.B76 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Latin America
  • Latin America
  • Postcolonialism
  • Postcolonialism
  • Latin America
  • Postkolonialismus
  • Lateinamerika
Label
From frontiers to football : an alternative history of Latin America since 1800, Matthew Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 230-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Goodbye, Colonial Worlds: Independence -- Building Nations, Looking for Models -- Raw Materials, Raw Wounds -- New Exchanges, New Markets -- Beneath a New Empire -- Latin America in the Cold War -- Violence and Exoticism -- Unleashed from Empire?
Control code
ocn870663831
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9781780233536
Lccn
2016436657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781780233536
  • (OCoLC)870663831
Label
From frontiers to football : an alternative history of Latin America since 1800, Matthew Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 230-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Goodbye, Colonial Worlds: Independence -- Building Nations, Looking for Models -- Raw Materials, Raw Wounds -- New Exchanges, New Markets -- Beneath a New Empire -- Latin America in the Cold War -- Violence and Exoticism -- Unleashed from Empire?
Control code
ocn870663831
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9781780233536
Lccn
2016436657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781780233536
  • (OCoLC)870663831

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