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By Iván Márquez

Latin the United States has produced a magnificent physique of sociopolitical paintings, but those vital texts have by no means been on hand to a much wider viewers. This anthology deals the 1st critical, broad-ranging choice of English translations of important Latin American contributions to social and political proposal spanning the final 40 years. Iván Márquez has judiciously chosen narratives of resistance and liberation; ground-breaking texts in Latin American fields of inquiry comparable to liberation theology, philosophy, pedagogy, and dependency idea; and demanding readings in guerrilla revolution, socialist utopia, and post–Cold warfare suggestion, particularly within the geographical regions of democracy and civil society, possible choices to neoliberalism, and nationalism within the context of globalization. through drawing from an array of numerous assets, the ebook demonstrates the linkages between very important traits in modern Latin the US, permitting the reader to find universal threads one of the choices. Highlighting the power, range, and originality of Latin American idea, this anthology could be precious for college students and students around the social sciences and humanities.

Contributions by: Domitila Barrios de Chungara, Leonardo Boff, Ernesto Cardenal, Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Jorge G. Castañeda, Evelina Dagnino, Hernando de Soto, Theotonio Dos Santos, Enrique D. Dussel, Enzo Faletto, Paulo Freire, Eduardo H. Galeano, Ernesto Che Guevara, Gustavo Gutiérrez, José Ignacio López Vigil, Carlos Marighella, Iván Márquez, Rigoberta Menchú, Plinio Apuleyo Mendoza, Carlos Alberto Montaner, Elena Poniatowska, Raúl Prebisch, Carlos Salinas de Gotari, Roberto Mangabeira Unger, Alvaro Vargas Llosa, and Zapatista military of nationwide Liberation.

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