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Rereading the Conquest

Power, Politics, and the History of Early Colonial Michoacan, Mexico, 1521-1565

by James Krippner-Martnez

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Pennsylvania State University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1500 to c 1800,
  • Literature: History & Criticism,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Social history,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Historiography,
  • Latin America - Mexico,
  • Indians of Mexico,
  • Mexico,
  • Michoacan de Ocampo,
  • Michoacâan de Ocampo,
  • Missions,
  • Tarasco Indians

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10284158M
    ISBN 100271021292
    ISBN 109780271021294

    - James Krippner, author of Rereading the Conquest: Power, Politics and the History of Early Colonial Michoacán, Mexico, () and Paul Strand in Mexico, (). "Daring, thought-provoking and extremely readable. This book examines literary romance as a vehicle for the ideological contradictions of British imperialism in South Africa. It draws upon postcolonial theory and cultural materialism to discuss the imperialist Henry Rider Haggard's fictional accounts of mining in King Solomon's Mines, and Zulu history in Nada the Lily, examining these novels as fraught responses to the introduction of.

    Latin American Research Review () James Krippner-Martínez's book, Rereading the Conquest, is a brief collection of five essays, most of which offer a fresh reading of various.   Rereading Rudyard Kipling Torpenhow goes off to join in the re-conquest of the Sudan, leaving Dick alone, but he determines on a last great .

    In British constructions of African peoples, the Zulu people hold an important place. This intense ideological investment derives from the historical interactions of Britain and Zululand. Zululand was one of the last African kingdoms to be conquered by the British. For the annexing British colonial administration, as for the British metropolis, Zululand up until was distinguished not only. The phrase “The Black Legend” was coined in by a Spanish journalist in protest of the characterization of Spain by other Europeans as a backward country defined by ignorance, superstition, and religious fanaticism, whose history could never recover from the black mark of its violent conquest .


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Rereading the Conquest by James Krippner-Martnez Download PDF EPUB FB2

“Rereading the Conquest. is a charmingly written account of the relatively neglected area of Michoacán, not far from the Nahua-speaking regions geographically but distant from them in cultural terms. Krippner-Martínez’s work should appeal to anyone interested in understanding the complexities of conversion in the sixteenth-century Americas and will be especially valuable to those interested in reading Cited by: 7.

“James Krippner-Martinez's book, Rereading the Conquest, is a brief collection of five essays, most of which offer a fresh reading of various writings from colonial Mexico about the political and spiritual conquest of Michoacan.” —John E.

Kicza, Latin American Research ReviewAuthor: James Krippner-Martínez. Combining social history with literary criticism, James Krippner-Martinez shows how a historiographically sensitive rereading of contemporaneous documents concerning the sixteenth-century Spanish conquest and evangelization of Michoacan, and of later writings using them, can challenge traditional celebratory interpretations of missionary activity in early colonial Mexico.

Rereading the conquest: power, politics and the history of early colonial michoacan, mexico, Rereading Modern Chinese History is a collection of short essays on aspects of the history of the Qing dynasty, a regime dominated by Manchus that ruled China from to Using sources from that period and earlier, the book addresses key themes on the nature of Qing rule.

Bernardino Verástique, among others. While this book is not a complete rewriting of the history of the conquest of Michoacán, it does offer a new interpretation of some of the important documents and figures associated with it.

One challenge to this initiative, which the author readily admits, is lack of documentation specific to the region. Rereading the conquest. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, © (OCoLC) Online version: Krippner-Martínez, James, Rereading the conquest.

University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: James Krippner-Martínez. Borrowing from the old adage, we might say that to the victor belongs the history.

One of the privileges gained in colonizing the New World was the power to tell the definitive stories of the struggle. The heroic texts depicting the discovery of territories, early encounters with indigenous peoples, and the ultimate subjection of land and cultures to European nation-states all but erase the.

"Rereading the Conquest is a charmingly written account of the relatively neglected area of Michoacá more» n, not far from the Nahua-speaking regions geographically but distant from them in cultural terms.

more» cally sensitive rereading of contemporaneous documents concerning the sixteenth-century Spanish conquest and evangelization of Michoacan, and of later writings using them, can challenge traditional celebratory interpretations of missionary activity in early colonial Mexico.

For the first time, the historian's role is to discover, to interpret eyewitness testimonies and first-hand experience, to write 'a new history of admirable things.' Even in this reconstruction of historical truth, Old World ideology drives the narratives, whose chief purpose is to justify conquest.

Rereading the Conquest: Power, Politics, and the History of Early Colonial Michoacan, Mexico, By James Krippner-Martnez | Pages | ISBN: | PDF | 6 MB. Book review by Charlotte Gradie. Krippner-Martinez, James. Rereading the Conquest: Power, Politics and the History of Early Colonial Michoacan, Mexico, University Park, PA: The Pennsylvania State University Press, ISBN Author: Charlotte M.

Gradie. Pennsylvania State University Press, p. Combining social history with literary criticism, James Krippner-Martínez shows how a historiographically sensitive rereading of contemporaneous documents concerning the sixteenth-century Spanish conquest and evangelization of Michoacán, and of.

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As we polish off some classic text, we may pause a moment. Rereading the Conquest: Power, Politics, and the History of Early Colonial Michoacan, Mexico, University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, The date in Krippner-Martinez’s title rather belies the actual content of the book.Conquest book.

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flag Like see review. Sasha rated it really liked it/5(6). Transcending Conquest goes beyond the familiar voices recorded by scribes in central colonial Mexico and the Spanish conquerors to include indigenous views from the outlying Mesoamerican provinces and to explore Native historical narratives from the sixteenth through the eighteenth century.

Wood explores how evolving sentiments in indigenous communities about increasing competition for Reviews: 1.