Ideology and Inquisition: The World of the Censors in Early Mexico

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This book is the first comprehensive treatment in English of the ideology and practice of the Inquisitional censors, focusing on the case of Mexico from the 1520s to the 1630s. Others have examined the effects of censorship, but Martin Nesvig employs a nontraditional approach that focuses on the inner logic of censorship in order to examine the collective mentality, ideological formation, and practical application of ideology of the censors themselves. Nesvig shows that censorship was not only about the regulation of ...

Ideology and Inquisition: The World of the Censors in Early Mexico 2009, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300140408

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