Race and Nation in Modern Latin America by Nancy P. Appelbaum, Anne S. Macpherson, Karin Alejandra

By Nancy P. Appelbaum, Anne S. Macpherson, Karin Alejandra Rosemblatt

This assortment brings jointly leading edge ancient paintings on race and nationwide identification in Latin the US and the Caribbean and areas this scholarship within the context of interdisciplinary and transnational discussions relating to race and kingdom within the Americas. relocating past debates approximately even if ideologies of racial democracy have really served to imprecise discrimination, the publication exhibits how notions of race and nationhood have diversified over the years throughout Latin America's political landscapes. Framing the topics and questions explored within the quantity, the editors' creation additionally presents an outline of the present nation of the interdisciplinary literature on race and geographical region formation. Essays at the postindependence interval in Belize, Brazil, Colombia, Cuba, Mexico, Panama, and Peru examine how renowned and elite racial constructs have constructed on the subject of each other and to techniques of kingdom development. individuals additionally learn how principles concerning racial and nationwide identities were gendered and ask how racialized structures of nationhood have formed and restricted the citizenship rights of subordinated teams. The individuals are Sueann Caulfield, Sarah C. Chambers, Lillian Guerra, Anne S. Macpherson, goals McGuinness, Gerardo R„nique, James Sanders, Alexandra Minna Stern, and Barbara Weinstein.

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48. Gilberto Freyre, Casa grande e senzala, 14th ed. (Recife: Imprensa Oficial, 1966). 49. Ferrer, Insurgent Cuba. 30 I N T R O D U C T I O N 50. For examples, see Patrick J. D. , University of Wisconsin– Madison, 1999); Sandra McGee Deutsch, ‘‘Gender and Sociopolitical Change in TwentiethCentury Latin America,’’ Hispanic American Historical Review 71, no. 2 (May 1991): 259– 306; Mallon, Peasant and Nation. 51. Alonso, Thread of Blood; Sueann Caulfield, In Defense of Honor: Sexual Morality, Modernity, and Nation in Early-Twentieth-Century Brazil (Durham: Duke University Press, 2000); Chambers, From Subjects to Citizens; Eileen Suárez Findlay, Imposing Decency: Race and Sexuality in Puerto Rico, 1870–1920 (Durham: Duke University Press, 1999); Rosemblatt, Gendered Compromises.

And trans. Quintin Hoare and Geo√rey Nowell Smith (London: International Publishers, 1971); Mallon, Peasant and Nation; Vaughan, Cultural Politics in Revolution. 56. Recent books that incorporate race into analyses of nation-state formation include Chambers, From Subjects to Citizens; Alejandro de la Fuente, A Nation for All: Race, Inequality, and Politics in Twentieth-Century Cuba (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2001); Ferrer, Insurgent Cuba; Findlay, Imposing Decency; Gould, To Die in This Way; Grandin, The Blood of Guatemala; Mark Thurner, From Two Republics to One Divided: Contradictions of Postcolonial Nationmaking in Andean Peru (Durham: Duke University Press, 1997).

D. , University of Wisconsin–Madison, 1999), esp. chap. ; Arturo Taracena Arriola, Invención criolla, sueño ladino, pesadilla indígena: Los Altos de Guatemala: De región a Estado, 1740–1850 (Antigua, Guatemala: Centro de Investigaciones Regionales de Mesoamérica, 1997). 11. For example, on the use of Chinese indentured labor as slavery declined in Cuba, see Rebecca J. Scott, Slave Emancipation in Cuba: The Transition to Free Labor, 1860–1899 (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1985), and Juan Pérez de la Riva, Los culíes chinos en Cuba, 1847–1880: Contribución al estudio de la inmigración contratada en el Caribe (Havana: Editorial de Ciencias Sociales, 2000).

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