Institution Building and State Formation in Nineteenth-Century Latin America: The University of San Carlos, Guatemala

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This book, based on years of research, including extensive work in Guatemalan archives, illuminates the social, political, and cultural life of Guatemala and Central America during the nineteenth century through the lens of the University of San Carlos, Guatemala, the period's only institution of higher learning in Guatemala and the most prestigious one on the Central American isthmus. The major issues addressed include the relationships between institution-building and state formation; between the university and the ...

Institution Building and State Formation in Nineteenth-Century Latin America: The University of San Carlos, Guatemala 2004, Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers, New York

ISBN-13: 9780820467757

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