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National regeneration and the education of the Latin American elites

Michela Coletta

in Decadent Modernity: Civilisation and 'Latinidad' in Spanish America, 1880-1920

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941312
eISBN:
9781789629040
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941312.003.0004
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Given the essentially cultural connotations of the notion of ‘Latin race’, education was widely perceived as a key tool for bringing about a process of national and regional regeneration. ‘The ... More


Nangarhar: A Model Province

David Mansfield

in A State Built on Sand: How Opium Undermined Afghanistan

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190608316
eISBN:
9780190638535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190608316.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Chapter 7 offers a detailed account of two efforts to ban opium production in Nangarhar following the fall of the Taliban. The first ban was imposed by the then Governor Hajji Din Mohammed in the ... More


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