Latin American Studies
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Dictionary of Hispanic Biography Biographical dictionary of 470 Hispanic men and women from 15th century to the present.
E 184 .S75D53 1996 Reference
The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Latin America and the Caribbean
F 1406 .C36 1992 Reference
Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture A five volume set which covers the history, culture and people of Latin America. It includes 5000 entries.
F 1406 .E53 1996 Reference
Latin America: A Political Dictionary
F 1406 .R67 1992 Reference
Latin America: An Interdisciplinary Approach Fifteen essays cover various topics, past and present, in Latin American culture, politics, and economics.
F 1408.3 .L272 1999 Stacks
Encyclopedia of Latin American Politics
F1410 .E56 2002 Reference
Dictionary of Latin American Racial and Ethnic Terminology Spanish American, Brazilian Portuguese, French American and American French Creole terms.
GN 562 .S74 1999 Reference
Encyclopedia of the North American Free Trade Agreement, the New American Community, and Latin—American Trade An interpretive guide to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and the New American Community (NAC) which are two U.S. trading projects.
HC 94 .R668 1995 Reference
Multicultural Spanish Dictionary: How Everyday Spanish Differs from Country to Country Rockville, Md.: Schreiber Pub.
PC 4640 .M84 1999 Reference
Latin American Literature and Its Times History and criticsm of Latin American literature
PQ 7081 .M625 1999 Reference
Latino and Latina Writers Intended as an introduction to a core grouping of authors and themes, this guidebook includes essays providing biographical information and overviews of the works of major Latino and Latina writers. Bibliographies accompany all entries.
PS 153 .H56 L39 2004 Reference v.1—2
Article Databases & Bibliographies
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Claseperiodica Offers access to more than 300,000 bibliographic citations from documents published in 2,600 Latin American scholarly journals published in Spanish, Portuguese, French and English.
Expanded Academic Index ASAP Indexes such journals as Journal of Latin American Studies and Latin American Research Review from 1980 to the present.
FRANCIS Indexes multilingual, multidisciplinary information published in over 4,200 journals covering the humanities (67%), social sciences (30%), and economics (3%). The database is strong in religion, the history of art, psychology, and literature (with particular emphasis on current trends in European and world literature).
Handbook of Latin American Studies The Handbook of Latin American Studies offers scholarly evaluations of books and book chapters as well as conference papers and articles from more than 1,350 social science and 550 humanities journals and conference proceedings published worldwide in the field of Latin American studies.
Historical Abstracts A complete reference guide to the history of the world from 1450 to the present.
MLA International Bibliography The Modern Language Bibliography is a major international bibliography of articles and monographs covering the world’s languages, literatures, linguistics and folklore. It contains citations for journal articles, book articles, books and book collections in the fields of literature, folklore and linguistics, published 1963 to the present.
Proquest Indexes Business Latin America and Latin American Literary Review from the late 1990s to the present.
History & Politics
Race, Caste and Status: Indians in Colonial Spanish America
E 59 .E75J33 1999 Stacks
The Worlds of Christopher Columbus A story of the life and times of Christopher Columbus which presents a balanced view of his influence.
E 111 .P67 1992 Stacks
The Conquest of Paradise: Christopher Columbus and the Columbian Legacy
E 112 .S16 1991 Stacks
Spain and Portugal in the New World, 1492—1700
E 123 .M38 1984 Stacks
Aristotle and the American Indians: A Study in Race Prejudice in the Modern World
F 1411 .H33 1970 Stacks
Early Latin America: A History of Colonial Spanish America and Brazil
F 1411 .L38 1994 Stacks
Latin American Revolutions, 1808—1826: Old and New World Origins
F 1412 .L38 1994 Stacks
Latin America: Politics and Society since 1930
F 1414 .L2793 1998 Stacks
F 1435 .C72 1999 Stacks
Peruvian Prehistory : an Overview of Pre—Inca and Inca Society
F 2429 .P453 1988 Stacks
Latin America: Economy and Society since 1930
HC 125 .L3438 1998 Stacks
An Introduction to Latin American Politics and Government
JL 960 .W515 2001 Stacks
The Soul of Latin America: the Cultural and Political Tradition
JL 960 .W52 2001 Stacks
The Offerings of the Templo Mayor of Tenochtitlan
A Companion to Spanish—American Literature
PQ 7081 .H353 1999 Stacks
Modernismo, Modernity, and the Development of Spanish American Literature
PQ 7081 .J73 1998 Stacks
Primitivism and Identiy in Latin America: Essays on Art, Literature, and Culture
PQ 7082 .N7P755 2000 Stacks
Structures of power: essays on twentieth—century Spanish—American Fiction
Allegories of Transgression and Transformation: Experimental Fiction by Women Writing Under Dictatorship
- Journal of Latin American Studies
- Colonial Latin American Review
- Latin American Perspectives
- Business Latin America
- Latin American Research Review
Online Bibliography: Environmental History of Latin America Environmental bibliography of over 400 resources for Latin America and includes reviews of books, films and web resources
A Political Database of the Americas Accessible in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese
Latin American Information Center A comprehensive site with most of the information in Spanish.
Latin American Election Statistics Election statistics, municipal to federal in some Spanish speaking countries of Latin America from 1800s to the present.
compiled by: Catharine Montgomery, Lisa Sherlock | updated: october 2011