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Contested identities in Costa Rica : constructions of the tico in literature and film

Author: Liz Harvey-Kattou
Publisher: Liverpool Liverpool University Press 2019
Series: Contemporary Hispanic and Lusophone cultures, 20
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contested Identities in Costa Rica explores the concept of national identity within the paradigm of the dominant image of the traditional and idealised tico. Considering literature from the 1970s and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Liz Harvey-Kattou
ISBN: 9781789620054 1789620058
OCLC Number: 1151449987
Description: x, 212 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: ContentsIntroductionChapter One: The Creation of Tiquicidad and Theories of National IdentityChapter Two: Coded Messages: Costa Rican Protest Literature 1970-1985Chapter Three: Reflecting the Nation: Costa Rican Cinema in the Twenty-First CenturyConclusion
Series Title: Contemporary Hispanic and Lusophone cultures, 20
Responsibility: Liz Harvey-Kattou.

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'Throughout the book, Harvey-Kattou offers clear, concise readings on film and literature to articulate new models of Costa Rican belonging and national identity.'Stephanie M. Pridgeon, Bulletin of Read more...

 
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