latinoamerica presente y pasado

Latinoam  Rica
Author: Arturo A. Fox
Publisher:
Release Date: 2003
Pages: 385
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Offering a well-organized overview of Latin America's development from pre-Columbian times to the present, this cultural reader is written in straightforward, accessible Spanish depending heavily on cognates "without" compromising the natural flow of a native speaker's discourse. A comprehensive review of the main cultural areas of Latin America, including coverage of the Hispanic countries of the Caribbean and Central America, the Andean region (Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia), and the southern cone (Argentina, Chile, Uruguay and Paraguay). Context-specific coverage of U.S.-Latin American relations explores the role of the United States in Latin American affairs in the context of the different cultural regions, particularly in the case of Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean.

Latinoam  Rica
Author: Patricia Rush
Publisher: Pearson College Division
Release Date: 2010-02
Pages: 295
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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What you need to know - now! Designed for beginning language students (no prior knowledge of Spanish is assumed), for whom success in the field is vitally important,Spanish for Health Care prepares you to use “real-life language” on the job—immediately. A focus on practical language learned in context makes Spanish accessible for the health professional.

Humanities
Author: Lawrence Boudon
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Release Date: 2005-02-01
Pages: 976
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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"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 volume 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 130 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 Handbook of Latin American Studies is the oldest continuing reference work in the field. Lawrence Boudon, of the Library of Congress Hispanic Division, has been the editor since 2000, and Katherine D. McCann has been assistant editor since 1999. The subject categories for Volume 60 are as follows: Art History (including ethnohistory) Literature (including translations from the Spanish and Portuguese) Music Philosophy: Latin American Thought

La Cultura Latinoamericana En El Espa  Ol De Aqu   Y All
Author: Bernardo Vallejo Ph.D.
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
Release Date: 2016-12-28
Pages: 164
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

The format of this book enables the student in spanish to understand being bilingual on the part of the communicative process; that of being bicultural is an indispensable element. The text tunes the learner, at the advanced level, by introducing the communicative performance taking into consideration the spanish dialectal variations into some cultural aspects of the traditional and contemporary systems of latin american societies. The book applies a practical approach to learning spanish as a foreign language by focusing on most latin american countries culture with specific topics: family, social stratification, politics, religion, the position of women, transportation problems, drugs and trafficking, traditional healers, the concept of time, the social stratification of language, the life of some indigenous cultures in the high Andes and in the deep jungles, students visiting a foreign country, in addition to some other topics of interest. Each chapter starts with an ethnographic description of some cultural aspects of a geographical area and its people. Some cultural aspects are suggested to participate on discussions related to the chapter. The student is asked to translate simple sentences into spanish. The verbal interaction among the people in the described area is reflected in the dialectal variations collected, which leads to questions to measure the students comprehension level. Cultural notes are explained at the end of each chapter.

Latinoamerica  Su Civilizacion Y Su Cultura
Author: Eugenio Chang-Rodriguez
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2007-10-29
Pages: 448
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Bring the richness and complexity of Latin American culture to life for your students, with LATINOAMÉRICA. Featuring a thematic organization supported by comprehension questions, expansion questions, timelines, chapter summaries, photos, illustrations, Internet activities, video suggestions, and maps, the text takes students on a 20-chapter tour of the progression of Latin culture-from the pre-Columbia era to Hispanics in the United States today. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Vitalidad E Influencia De Las Lenguas Ind  Genas En Latinoam  Rica
Author: Ramón Arzápalo Marín
Publisher: UNAM
Release Date: 1995
Pages: 599
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Am  Rica Latina
Author: Leopoldo Zea
Publisher:
Release Date: 1992-01-01
Pages:
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Latinoam  Rica Y Las Independencias A Trav  S De La Historiograf
Author: Rafael Rubiano Muñoz
Publisher: Eae Editorial Academia Espanola
Release Date: 2011-10
Pages: 236
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

El libro que el lector tiene en sus manos, es una obra que explora los dilemas y las disyuntivas de las independencias del continente latinoamericano. Se emprende un dialogo entre epocas, del pasado al presente, en el que se exploran, los complejos como contrastantes procesos de construccion de la identidad de America Latina. Busca ubicar al lector en las discusiones que, celebrado los 200 anos del magno evento, dejan en sus consecuencias multiples problemas como desafios, asuntos que debe enfrentar reflexivamente esta parte del planeta."

Encyclopedia Of Psychology
Author: Raymond J. Corsini
Publisher:
Release Date: 1984
Pages: 466
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

"Reference source for psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, counselors, sociologists, anthropologists, and other professionals who do research in human behavior." With approximately 2,150 entries (1,500 subjects; 650 persons), some twenty-four are on psychology throughout the world, as well as biographical entries of deceased and living contributors to psychology. Encyclopedia may be consulted for ready reference, summary, or textbook information. Entries give name or subject, dates, discussion, cross references, references, and name of author. Volume 4 consists of bibliography of 24,521 items, name index, and subject index.

Cartograf  As Y Estrategias De La  Postmodernidad  Y La  Postcolonialidad  En Latinoam  Rica
Author: Alfonso de Toro
Publisher:
Release Date: 2006
Pages: 532
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Reúne 24 trabajos de teóricos de la cultura que se centran en las dos últimas décadas con temas como la hibridez, globalización, postmodernidad, postcolonialidad, género, minorías o transdisciplinariedad.