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A cultural history of underdevelopment : Latin America in the U.S. imagination / John Patrick Leary.

Author:
Leary, John Patrick, 1979- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2016.
  • ©2016
Description:
xiii, 283 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series:
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-269) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: Latin America and the meanings of "underdevelopment" in the United States -- Latin America as anachronism: the Cuban campaign for annexation and a future safe for slavery, 1848-1856 -- Latin America as nature: U.S. travel writing and the invention of tropical underdevelopment -- Latin America at war: the yellow press from Mulberry Street to Cuba -- Latin America and Bohemia: Latinophilia and the revitalization of U.S. culture -- Latin America, in solidarity: Havana reads the Harlem Renaissance -- Latin America in revolution: the politics and erotics of Latin American revolutions -- Coda: the places of the "third world" in contemporary U.S. culture.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9780813939155 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 0813939151 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780813939162 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 081393916X ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • ((e-book))
LCCN:
2016002825
OCLC:
941875172
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