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Title Latin American and Latinx philosophy : a collaborative introduction / edited by Robert Eli Sanchez, Jr.
Imprint New York, NY ; Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, 2020
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 人文社會聯圖  B1003 .L38 2020    AVAILABLE    30660020219957
Descript xi, 277 pages ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Latin American and Latinx Philosophy: A Collaborative Introduction is a beginner's guide to canonical texts in Latin American and Latinx philosophy, providing the non-specialist with necessary historical and philosophical context, and demonstrating their contemporary relevance. It is written in jargon-free prose for students and professors who are interested in the subject, but who don't know where to begin. Each of the twelve chapters, written by a leading scholar in the field, examines influential texts that are readily available in English and introduces the reader to a period, topic, movement, or school that taken together provide a broad overview of the history, nature, scope, and value of Latin American and Latinx philosophy. Although this volume is primarily intended for the reader without a background in the Latin American and Latinx tradition, specialists will also benefit from its many novelties, including an introduction to Aztec ethics; a critique of the Latino threat narrative; the legacy of Latin American philosophy in the Chicano movement; an overview of Mexican existentialism, Liberation philosophy, and Latin American and Latinx feminisms; a philosophical critique of indigenism; a study of Latinx contributions to the philosophy of immigration; and an examination of the intersection of race and gender in Latinx identity
Philosophy without Europe / James Maffie -- "The Indian problem" : conquest and the Valladolid debate / Alejandro Santana -- The continental struggle for democracy : the American wars of independence as experiments in justice / Jose-Antonio Orosco -- Nation-building through education : positivism and its transformations in Mexico / Alexander V. Stehn -- The philosophy of Mexican culture / Robert Eli Sanchez, Jr. -- Mexican existentialism / Carlos Alberto Sánchez -- Liberation philosophy / Grant Silva -- Latin American and Latinx feminisms / Stephanie Rivera Berruz -- Indigenism in Peru and Bolivia / Kim Díaz -- Latinx philosophy and the ethics of migration / José Jorge Mendoza -- Latinx identity / Andrea J. Pitts -- Metaphilosophy : defining Latin American and Latinx philosophy / Lori Gallegos de Castillo, Francisco Gallegos
Subject Philosophy, Latin American
Philosophy, Latin American. fast (OCoLC)fst01061037
PHILOSOPHY / General bisacsh
Alt Author Sanchez, Robert Eli, Jr., editor
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