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The Resource A companion to Mexican history and culture, edited by William H. Beezley

A companion to Mexican history and culture, edited by William H. Beezley

Label
A companion to Mexican history and culture
Title
A companion to Mexican history and culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by William H. Beezley
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "A Companion to Mexican History and Culture features 40 essays contributed by international scholars that incorporate ethnic, gender, environmental, and cultural studies to reveal a richer portrait of the Mexican experience, from the earliest peoples to the present. Features the latest scholarship on Mexican history and culture by an array of international scholars Essays are separated into sections on the four major chronological eras Discusses recent historical interpretations with critical historiographical sources, and is enriched by cultural analysis, ethnic and gender studies, and visual evidence The first volume to incorporate a discussion of popular music in political analysis"--
  • "A Companion to Mexican History and Culture features 40 carefully chosen essays that focus on new approaches to the rich tradition of Mexican history. Essays by a variety of international scholars serve to broaden accounts of the Mexican experience through the incorporation of ethnic, gender, environmental, and cultural studies. An introductory section providing overall context is followed by essays focusing on the major chronological eras in Mexican history: Indigenous Cultures before Columbus, Colonial New Spain, and Independent Mexico, which is divided into two sections. Principal historic figures, institutions, the environment, and scientific and medical developments are discussed in individual essays. Also covered are recent historical interpretations with critical historiographical sources. The readings in A Companion to Mexican History and Culture reflect the important new trends in the study of history that have led to a more sensitive narrative and revealing portrait of Mexico's dramatic and complex past and rich cultural traditions"--
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  • Provided by publisher
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
972
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F1226
LC item number
.C655 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Blackwell companions to history : Blackwell companions to world history
Label
A companion to Mexican history and culture, edited by William H. Beezley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxii, 666 p., [8] of plates
Isbn
9781405190572
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2010049293
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn689549010
  • (OCoLC)ocn793786900
Label
A companion to Mexican history and culture, edited by William H. Beezley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxii, 666 p., [8] of plates
Isbn
9781405190572
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2010049293
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn689549010
  • (OCoLC)ocn793786900

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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