The Argentine generation of 1880 : ideology and cultural texts
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The political interests, the intellectual forces, and the attendant cultural activities associated with the project of providing Argentina with a specifically ninteenth-century Liberal identity are custumarily identified with the Generation of 1880. This study will examine a central core of texts that may be considered to constitute a representative canon of the period.
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Textual powers: reading the social text -- Rewriting national history -- Writing the tensions of transition -- The failure of control: The limits of power and knowledge -- Rural culture revisited.