WorldCat Identities

Canning House Library (Hispanic & Luso Brazilian Councils)

Overview
Works: 1,340 works in 1,425 publications in 3 languages and 2,957 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliographies  Readers (Publications)  Periodicals  Novels  Catalogs  Conference papers and proceedings  Biographies 
Roles: Other
Classifications: PQ6635.E65, 869.93
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Canning House Library (Hispanic & Luso Brazilian Councils)
 
Most widely held works by Canning House Library (Hispanic & Luso Brazilian Councils)
Revolutionary politics and the Cuban working class by Maurice Zeitlin( )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotation
Three discovery plays by Gil Vicente( )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British bulletin of publications on Latin America, the Caribbean, Portugal, and Spain by Canning House Library (Hispanic & Luso Brazilian Councils)( )

in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vida y obra de Ramón Lull, filosofía y mística by Joaquím Xirau( )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filósofo, poeta y teólogo nacido en Palma de Mallorca probablemente en 1233, Ramón Llull se consagró a la vida religiosa inspirado por la misión de convertir infieles. Su actividad misionera y sus esfuerzos educativos se vieron reflejados en numerosos escritos que tuvieron una amplia difusión en su época y alcanzaron un lugar de honor en la historia de la literatura medieval española. La presente obra recoge aquellas de sus ideas que han influido con mayor fuerza en la evolución del pensamiento universal
British bulletin of publications on Latin America, the West-Indies, Portugal and Spain by Canning House Library (Hispanic & Luso Brazilian Councils)( )

in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imagining modernity in the Andes by Priscilla Archibald( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imagining Modernity in the Andes deals with the intersection of projects of modernity and cultural representation in the Andes. The Peruvian novelist and anthropologist José María Arguedas occupies a privileged place in a study that chartsthe social, cultural, and intellectual transformations that took place in the Andes throughout the twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. In its examination of political and literary indigenistas of the 1920s, applied anthropology in the 1950s, the novelistic response to emigration and urbanization, the theory of transculturation in the era of transnationalism, and the appearance of new visual technologies in a cultural context long defined by the oral-textual divide, Imagining Modernity inthe Andes conducts the type of interdisciplinary approach which a full appreciation for the heterodoxies of Andean cultural production makes indispensable
On location in Cuba : street film[m]aking during times of transition by Ann Marie Stock( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study focusses on what the author calls Street Filmmaking - the production of audiovisual artists who work outside the state film industry - to examine the island's transformation and changing notions of Cuban identity
Reversal of development in Argentina : postwar counterrevolutionary policies and their structural consequences by Carlos H Waisman( )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carlos Waisman has pinpointed the specific beliefs that led the Peronists unwittingly to transform their country from a relatively prosperous land of recent settlement, like Australia and Canada, to an impoverished and underdeveloped society resembling the rest of Latin America. Originally published in 1987. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books w
Latin American development and public policy by Stuart S Nagel( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book analyzes various important aspects of methodology and substance regarding economic, social, and political policy in Latin America directed toward achieving more effective, efficient, and equitable societal institutions. The chapters are authored by experts from within Latin America and also from Latin America research institutes elsewhere. The book combines practical policy significance with insightful causal and prescriptive generalizations. The emphasis is on the role of governmental decision-making and the important (but secondary) role of the marketplace, social groups, and engineering
Transnationals & the Third World : the struggle for culture by Armand Mattelart( )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The subject of the following study is the sociocultural impact of transnational firms of developing countries. The United Nations, through the Center on Transnational Corporations, commissioned two separate reports on the subject. According to the terms of the agreement, one was to analyze the "positive impact of transnational firms"; and the other, my responsibility, was to focus on the "negative impact." Moreover, the two reports were to allow the foundations to be laid for policies within the framework of self-reliance
Esau and Jacob by Machado de Assis( )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Downtown Rio de Janeiro during the last days of the Empire of Dom Pedro 2d and the first days of the Republic is the setting of this novel about the rivalry of twin brothers over a young girl
D. Luis de Brito : o primeiro arcebispo de Olinda by Felipe Condurú Pachêco( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in Portuguese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portuguese and Spanish dictionaries [in the] Canning House Library by Canning House Library (Hispanic & Luso Brazilian Councils)( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revolution and economic development in Cuba by Arthur MacEwan( )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three tragedies ; Blood wedding. Yerma. The house of Bernarda Alba by Federico García Lorca( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contos do dia e da noite by Domingos Monteiro( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in Portuguese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetry and violence : the ballad tradition of Mexico's Costa Chica by John Holmes McDowell( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Taking up a question that touches on contemporary developments such as gangsta rap and schoolyard shootings, John H. McDowell provides an in-depth study of a body of poetry that takes violence as its subject: the Mexican ballad form known as the corrido."
Cuba in the international system : normalization and integration by John M Kirk( )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book examines the evolution of Cuba's foreign relations since the demise of the USSR. It is divided into three sections: the first examines the nature of economic and political change that has taken place in Cuba in the last three years; the second analyzes the evolution of Cuban international relations, which have flourished in recent years; the final section examines the nature of the impasse in bilateral relations with the USA and offers some suggestions to resolve the difficulties
Mosén Millán by Ramón José Sender( )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1991 in Spanish and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El relato corto, elegante y conmovedor de los efectos tragicos de la guerra civil española (1936-1939) sobre una pequeña población de Aragón, es frecuentemente considerada la obra mas lograda de Ramón J. Sender
Excavations at Zacualpa, Guatemala : based on field work for the Carnegie Institution of Washington by Robert Wauchope( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.45 (from 0.10 for On locatio ... to 0.86 for Simón Bol ...)

Vida y obra de Ramón Lull, filosofía y mística
Covers
Imagining modernity in the AndesOn location in Cuba : street film[m]aking during times of transitionPoetry and violence : the ballad tradition of Mexico's Costa ChicaCuba in the international system : normalization and integrationMosén Millán
Alternative Names
Canning House Library

Hispanic & Luso Brazilian Councils Canning House Library

Languages