The Atlantic in Global History by Jorge Canizares-Esguerra
  

Synopsis

The Atlantic in Global History by Jorge Canizares-Esguerra

This reader, composed of original essays by leading authors, expands the category of the Atlantic chronologically, spatially, and methodologically. It firmly places the Atlantic within global history and the coverage expands into the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The essays present events that formed the nations and cultures of the Atlantic region and show their global roots and how they intertwine with non-Atlantic communities of the world.

About the Author

Jorge Canizares-Esguerra is Professor of History at the University of Texas at Austin. He is the author of the prize-winning How to Write the History of the New World: History, Epistemology, and Identities in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World (Stanford, 2001) and has two forthcoming books with Stanford University Press: Puritan Conquistadors: Iberianizing the Atlantic 1550-1700, and Nature, Empire, and Nation: Explorations of the History of Science in the Iberian World. Erik R. Seeman, Associate Professor of History at SUNY-Buffalo, is the author of Pious Persuasions: Laity and Clergy in Eighteenth-Century New England (Johns Hopkins, 1999) and Reading Indians' Deathbed Scenes: Ethnohistorical and Representational Approaches, Journal of American History (2001). He has received National Endowment for the Humanities and Fulbright fellowships to work on his current project, Final Frontiers: Cross-Cultural Encounters with Death in the New World.

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Format

Paperback
288 pages

Author

Jorge Canizares-Esguerra
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Publisher

Pearson Education (US) an imprint of Taylor & Francis Inc
www.routledge.com

Publication date

31st May 2006

ISBN

9780131927148


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