Geopolitics, Culture, and the Scientific Imaginary in Latin America

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Description

Challenging the common view that Latin America has lagged behind Europe and North America in the global history of science, this volume reveals that the region has long been a center for scientific innovation and imagination. It highlights the important relationship between science, politics, and culture in Latin American history.

Product Details

Price
$114.00
Publisher
University of Florida Press
Publish Date
April 17, 2020
Pages
352
Dimensions
6.14 X 0.94 X 9.21 inches | 1.58 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781683401483

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About the Author

María del Pilar Blanco is associate professor of Spanish American literature and fellow and tutor in Spanish at Trinity College, University of Oxford. She is the author of Ghost-Watching American Modernity: Haunting, Landscape, and the Hemispheric Imagination.
Joanna Page is a Reader in Latin American literature and visual culture at the University of Cambridge. She is the author of several books, including Creativity and Science in Contemporary Argentine Literature: Between Romanticism and Formalism.