Colonialism and Race in Luso-Hispanic Literature (Google eBook)

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University of Missouri Press, 2006 - Literary Criticism - 304 pages
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"Branche examines a wide variety of Latin American literature and discourse to show the extent and range of racist sentiments throughout the culture. He argues that racism in the modern period (1415-1948) was a tool used to advance Spanish and Portuguese expansion, colonial enterprise, and the international development of capitalism"--Provided by publisher.
  

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Contents

1 Iberian Antecedents
32
2 Slavery and the Syntax of Subpersonhood
81
3 Tez de mulato RACE WRITING AND THE ANTISLAVERY PREMISE
114
4 Negrism Modernism Nationalism and a Palesian Paradox
162
5 Menegildo Macandal and Marvelous Realism
212
Conclusion
249
Works Cited
255
Index
283
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