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State Logic and Nation Building

Luis Roniger

in Transnational Politics in Central America

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813036632
eISBN:
9780813038834
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036632.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter traces how the separate states of the region attempted to consolidate their control and construct a sense of distinct collective identity through their policies, visions, and practices, ... More


Ebbs and Flows of Regional Dismemberment and Unification

Luis Roniger

in Transnational Politics in Central America

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813036632
eISBN:
9780813038834
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036632.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter focuses on the persistent attempts of reconstitution of political unity or at least regional coordination carried out from the 1840s to the 1920s and points out the tension-ridden ... More


Simón Bolívar’s Centennial Anniversary: Music for a Triumphal Parade

Juan de Dios López Maya

in Simón Bolívar: Travels and Transformations of a Cultural Icon

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813062624
eISBN:
9780813051734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062624.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

On July 24, 1883, as part of the ten days of festivities celebrating the centennial anniversary of Simón Bolívar’s birth, one of the most remarkable public events in Venezuelan history took place in ... More


Hero Making in El Movimiento: Reies López Tijerina and the Chicano Nationalist Imaginary

Lee Bebout

in Mythohistorical Interventions: The Chicano Movement and Its Legacies

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816670864
eISBN:
9781452946917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816670864.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter examines the internal diversity and the desire for unity within the Chicano movement. More specifically, it analyzes the sites of tension and influence between two competing strands of ... More


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