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Sarmiento and his Argentina

Author: Joseph T Criscenti
Publisher: Boulder (Colorado) L. Rienner 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Domingo Faustino Sarmiento, President of Argentina from 1868 to 1874, is best known as an educator and an author. The contributors to this volume call attention to other facets of Sarmiento's life  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Domingo Faustino Sarmiento; Domingo Faustino Sarmiento
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph T Criscenti
ISBN: 1555873510 9781555873516
OCLC Number: 431880629
Description: VIII, 216 p. il. 24 cm
Contents: Introduction, Joseph T. Criscenti; Sarmiento Revisited - Curiosities and Contradictions, Solomon Lipp; Reading Facundo - Writing the Myths of National Culture, Diana S. Goodrich; Dialogues and Polemics - Sarmiento, Lastarria, and Bello, Efrain Kristal; Sarmiento's Vision, Ricardo Piglia; Sarmineto and the Narrative of Failure, Nicolas Shumway; Sarmiento and Immigration - Changing Views on the Role of the Immigrant in the Development of Argentina, Samuel L. Baily; Sarmiento and the Crisis of the Colonial Regime - The Testimony of "Recuerdos de Provincia", Tulio Halperin Donghi; Artigas in the Writings of Sarmiento, William H. Katra; Civilization and Barbarism and Sarmiento's Indian Policy, Kristine L. Jones; Sarmiento on Women, Laura Monte; Sarmiento's Views on the United States - What Was True, What Remains True?, Michael A. Rockland; Sarmiento, the United States, and Public Education, Georgette M. Dorn; The Failure of Modernization Theory in 19th Century Argentina, Noel F. McGinn; The Legacy of Sarmiento's Civilization and Barbarism in Modern Argentina, Kristin Ruggiero.
Responsibility: edited by Joseph T. Criscenti.


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