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Author Miller, Marilyn Grace, 1961- author

Title Rise and fall of the cosmic race : the cult of mestizaje in Latin America / Marilyn Grace Miller
Edition First edition
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 202 pages) : illustrations
Contents José Vasconcelos' about-face on the cosmic race -- Caribbean counterpoint and mulatez -- Tango in black and white -- Showcasing mixed race in Northeast Brazil -- Dis/encounters in the labyrinths
Summary Annotation Illuminating the ways in which regional engagements with mestizaje represent contentious sites of nation building and racial politics, Miller uncovers a rich and multivalent self-portrait of Latin America's diverse populations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-196) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Mestizaje in literature.
Mestizaje -- Latin America -- History.
Miscegenation -- Latin America -- History.
Latin America -- In art.
Latin America -- Civilization -- 20th century.
Latin America -- Race relations.
Genre/Form Art.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2004002952
ISBN 0292797206 (electronic bk.)
9780292797208 (electronic bk.)