WorldCat Identities

Keen, Benjamin 1913-

Overview
Works: 29 works in 285 publications in 3 languages and 10,370 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Biography  Juvenile works  Bibliography  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Translator, Adapter, Author of introduction
Classifications: F1408.3, 980
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Benjamin Keen
The life of the admiral Christopher Columbus by Fernando Colón( Book )

31 editions published between 1959 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Latin America by Benjamin Keen( Book )

57 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Revision of standard college textbook includes new sections on the European arrival in America, NAFTA, and the Colombian 'drug lords.'"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Latin American civilization : history and society, 1492 to the present by Benjamin Keen( Book )

31 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The seventh edition of this classic book of readings combines the best of the previous collections with new material on women in Latin America and modern developments, including a mounting debt crisis in Latin America coupled with the failure of neoliberal economics, recent government setbacks versus guerillas in Colombia, and governmental struggles in Mexico, Argentina, Venezuela, and Brazil."--Jacket
The Aztec image in Western thought by Benjamin Keen( Book )

27 editions published between 1971 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encompass the sweep of changing Western thought on the Aztecs from Cortes to the present
Readings in Latin-American civilization: 1492 to the present by Benjamin Keen( Book )

18 editions published between 1955 and 1967 in English and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bartolomé de las Casas in history: toward an understanding of the man and his work by Juan Friede( Book )

11 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of essays increases the understanding of the man and his work by presenting English translations of the findings of leading modern European and Latin American specialists on Las Casas
A short history of Latin America by Benjamin Keen( Book )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Curtis DeForest and the revolution of Buenos Aires by Benjamin Keen( Book )

19 editions published between 1947 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keen's Latin American civilization : history & society, 1492 to the present by Benjamin Keen( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indian and Hispanic origins -- Conquest and colonization -- The colonial political economy -- Colonial society and culture -- Late colonial development -- Independence and its aftermath -- Constructing the nation-state -- Consolidating the nation-state -- Challenges to the nation-state
Latin American civilization by Benjamin Keen( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in the intellectual history of colonial Latin America by Benjamin Keen( Book )

6 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in the Intellectual History of Colonial Latin America is a collection of eleven essays that have been adapted from Benjamin Keen's writings about Bartolome de Las Casas and related topics in the intellectual history of colonial Latin America. It is an accessible introduction to colonial history and a critical guide to the literature in the field
Life and labor in ancient Mexico; the brief and summary relation of the Lords of New Spain by Alonso de Zurita( Book )

13 editions published between 1963 and 1994 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Americans all : the story of our Latin American neighbors by Benjamin Keen( Book )

7 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Latin America by Benjamin Keen( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Latin American civilization from ancient times to 1910, examining issues and events within the framework of the dependency theory, which looks at the economies of Latin America as subject to the development and expansion of more powerful countries
A history of Latin America by Benjamin Keen( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encompasses political and diplomatic theory, class structure and economic organization, culture and religion, and the environment. This title includes coverage of social and cultural history (including music) and increased attention to women, indigenous cultures, and Afro-Latino people assures coverage of the region's diverse histories
Spain in America, 1450-1580 by Edward Gaylord Bourne( Book )

5 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Spanish character : attitudes and mentalities from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century by Bartolomé Bennassar( Book )

5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Latin America by Benjamin Keen( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encompasses political and diplomatic theory, class structure and economic organization, culture and religion, and the environment. This title includes coverage of social and cultural history (including music) and increased attention to women, indigenous cultures, and Afro-Latino people assures coverage of the region's diverse histories
Keen's Latin American civilization : primary source reader( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A History of Latin America by Benjamin Keen( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Benjamin Keen American historian

Languages
English (259)

Spanish (7)

Thai (1)

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A history of Latin AmericaLatin American civilization : history and society, 1492 to the presentThe Aztec image in Western thoughtBartolomé de las Casas in history: toward an understanding of the man and his workKeen's Latin American civilization : history & society, 1492 to the presentEssays in the intellectual history of colonial Latin AmericaLife and labor in ancient Mexico; the brief and summary relation of the Lords of New SpainA history of Latin AmericaA History of Latin America