Reinventing Modernity In Latin America: Intellectuals Imagine the Future, 1900-1930 by N. MillerReinventing Modernity In Latin America: Intellectuals Imagine the Future, 1900-1930 by N. Miller

Reinventing Modernity In Latin America: Intellectuals Imagine the Future, 1900-1930

byN. Miller

Hardcover | July 2, 2008

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This is an exploration of how Latin America developed an alternative modernity during the early twentieth century, one that challenges the key assumptions of the Western dominant model. 
Nicola Miller is Reader in Latin American History, University College London.
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Title:Reinventing Modernity In Latin America: Intellectuals Imagine the Future, 1900-1930Format:HardcoverDimensions:292 pagesPublished:July 2, 2008Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan USLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230603874

ISBN - 13:9780230603875

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Table of Contents

Introduction: Against Fate and Ascription * Mapping Out the Modern: Rodó's Critique of Pure Reason * Creating a Workers' Public Sphere: Juan B. Justo's Analysis of State and Society * Translating the Past into the Present: The Integrating Modernity of Alfonso Reyes * A Vital Form of Public Space: Mariátegui's Revolution in Modernity * Conclusion: A Distinctively Latin American Modernity