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Title Imagining histories of colonial Latin America : synoptic methods and practices / edited by Karen Melvin and Sylvia Sellers-García ; foreword by Davíd Carrasco
Published Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Religions of the Americas series
Religions of the Americas series.
Contents ""Cover""; ""Halftitle""; ""Title page""; ""Copyright""; ""Dedication""; ""Book epigraph""; ""Contents""; ""Foreword""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction by Karen Melvin and Syvia Sellers-Garcia""; ""Part One. Conceiving Questions""; ""Chapter One. Asking Questions in the Restless Discipline of Context by Karen Melvin""; ""Chapter Two. Double Vision: Dichotomies in the Study of Latin America by Paul Ramirez""; ""Chapter Three. Making Sense of Geographies: Regionalism in the Study of Latin American History by Nicole Von Germeten""
""Chapter Four. Moving across Disciplines: Context, Theory, and Colonial Sources by Ivonne del Valle""""Part Two. Conversing with Sources""; ""Chapter Five. Quiet Voices and Laconic Sources: A Synoptic Approach to Wills by Brianna Leavitt-Alcantara""; ""Chapter Six. Researching Beyond Institutional Documents: The Power of Suggestion by Rachel Moore""; ""Chapter Seven. Whatâ#x80;#x99;s in an Object: Plato, Aristotle, and the Virgin of Copacabana by Sean F. McEnroe""; ""Chapter Eight. Thinking at the Margins: Subalterns and the Spanish American Past by Kristin Huffine""
""Chapter Fourteen. Ritual, Intimacy, and Emotion in Sacramental Spaces by Jennifer Scheper Hughes""""Chapter Fifteen. A Confusion of Tongues or the Want of Schooling: A Carmelite Vision of Humble Penitents by Sean F. McEnroe""; ""Chapter Sixteen. Mendacious Texts: The Art of Confessional Dissimulation by Paul Ramirez""; ""Chapter Seventeen. Advice and Warnings for New Confessors by a Disalced Carmelite Friar and Priest translated by Karen Melvin, Paul Ramirez, and Sylvia Sellers-Garcia""; ""Afterword by Kenneth Mills""; ""Contributors""
""Part Three. Envisioning Histories""""Chapter Nine. Telling Stories of Continuity and Change by Jose Efugio de la Torre Curiel""; ""Chapter Ten. Foregrounding Marginal Voices: Writing Womenâ#x80;#x99;s Stories Using Solicitation Trials by Jessica Delgado""; ""Chapter Eleven. Writing Style and Audience by Sylvia Sellers-Garcia""; ""Part Four. Reckoning and Re-reckoning: Same Source, Different Perspectives""; ""Chapter Twelve. Confession and the Art of Reading by Matthew D. Oâ#x80;#x99;Hara""; ""Chapter Thirteen. Solicitation Stories: Reading Confession between History and Literature by Seth Kimmel""
Summary Imagining Histories of Colonial Latin America teaches imaginative and distinctive approaches to the practice of history through a series of essays on colonial Latin America
Notes Includes index
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Subject Advertencias para los nuevos confesores -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Confession (Liturgy) -- Catholic Church -- History -- 18th century
Confession -- Catholic Church -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
History -- Methodology.
Latin America -- History -- To 1830 -- Sources.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Melvin, Karen (Assistant Professor of History), editor of compilation
Sellers-García, Sylvia, editor of compilation
LC no. 2017050850
ISBN 082635923X
9780826359230 (E-book)
(printed case : alk. paper)
Other Titles Essays on synoptic methods and practices
OTHER TI Advertencias para los nuevos confesores. English