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American MirrorThe United States and Brazil in the Age of Emancipation

American Mirror: The United States and Brazil in the Age of Emancipation

Roberto Saba

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780691190747
eISBN:
9780691205359
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691190747.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

In the nineteenth century, the United States and Brazil were the largest slave societies in the Western world. The former enslaved approximately four million people, the latter nearly two million. ... More

Republics of KnowledgeNations of the Future in Latin America

Republics of Knowledge: Nations of the Future in Latin America

Nicola Miller

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780691176758
eISBN:
9780691185835
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691176758.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

The rise of nation-states is a hallmark of the modern age, yet we are still untangling how the phenomenon unfolded across the globe. This book offers new insights into the process of nation-making ... More

Sorting Out the Mixed EconomyThe Rise and Fall of Welfare and Developmental States in the Americas

Sorting Out the Mixed Economy: The Rise and Fall of Welfare and Developmental States in the Americas

Amy C. Offner

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691190938
eISBN:
9780691192628
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691190938.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

In the years after 1945, a flood of U.S. advisors swept into Latin America with dreams of building a new economic order and lifting the Third World out of poverty. These businessmen, economists, ... More

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