TITLE

Las primeras múltiples modernidades: identidades colectivas, esferas públicas y orden político en las Américas

AUTHOR(S)
Eisenstadt, Shmuel N.
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Politicas y Sociales;may-ago2013, Vol. 58 Issue 218, p129
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the social and political conditions in Latin America since the 1950s, with a particular focus on collective identity, public spheres, and political order. The author comments on the processes of modernization in the region and describes the government policies directed towards education, urbanization, and mass communication. He also compares Latin American civilization to European civilization, citing the latter's influence on the former. Social networks and interpersonal relations among social classes in the region is also explored.
ACCESSION #
91678076

 

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