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Handbook of Latin American Studies : Humanities (Hardcover)

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"The one source that sets reference collections on Latin American studies apart from all other geographic areas of the world. . . . TheHandbook has provided scholars interested in Latin America with a bibliographical source of a quality unavailable to scholars in most other branches of area studies."—Latin American Research Review

Beginning with Number 41 (1979), the University of Texas Press became the publisher of theHandbook of Latin American Studies, the most comprehensive annual bibliography in the field. Compiled by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress and annotated by a corps of more than 140 specialists in various disciplines, theHandbook alternates from year to year between social sciences and humanities.

The Handbook annotates works on Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean and the Guianas, Spanish South America, and Brazil, as well as materials covering Latin America as a whole. Most of the subsections are preceded by introductory essays that serve as biannual evaluations of the literature and research under way in specialized areas.

The subject categories for Number 70 are as follows:

  • • Art
  • • History
  • • Literature
  • • Music
  • • Philosophy: Latin American Thought

"The one source that sets reference collections on Latin American studies apart from all other geographic areas of the world. . . . The Handbook has provided scholars interested in Latin America with a bibliographical source of a quality unavailable to scholars in most other branches of area studies."?Latin American Research Review

Beginning with Number 41 (1979), the University of Texas Press became the publisher of the Handbook of Latin American Studies, the most comprehensive annual bibliography in the field. Compiled by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress and annotated by a corps of more than 140 specialists in various disciplines, the Handbook alternates from year to year between social sciences and humanities.

The Handbook annotates works on Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean and the Guianas, Spanish South America, and Brazil, as well as materials covering Latin America as a whole. Most of the subsections are preceded by introductory essays that serve as biannual evaluations of the literature and research under way in specialized areas.

The subject categories for Number 70 are as follows:

  • ? Art
  • ? History
  • ? Literature
  • ? Music
  • ? Philosophy: Latin American Thought
Number of Pages: 751.0
Genre: Reference, Social Science
Sub-Genre: Reference, Bibliographies + Indexes
Series Title: Handbook of Latin American Studies
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Univ of Texas Pr
Language: English
Street Date: November 15, 2015
TCIN: 17175451
UPC: 9781477300466
Item Number (DPCI): 247-02-8877

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