Latin American Perspectives

Coursera - Latin American Migration, The Ohio State University  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at June 20, 2016
Coursera - Latin American Migration, The Ohio State University

Coursera - Latin American Migration
WEBRip | English | MP4 + work files | 960 x 540 | AVC ~161 kbps | 29.970 fps
AAC | 128 Kbps | 44.1 KHz | 2 channels | Subs: English | ~7 hours | 902 MB
Genre: eLearning Video / Migration, Culture, Society

This six-week-long graduate level course is targeted primarily to in-service teachers in US schools. Its main purpose is to give P-12 teachers opportunities to develop new knowledge and understanding of Latin America in the context of migration, and of the historical, sociocultural, and economic forces that cause Latin Americans to leave home for the United States. Six specialists from several disciplines will discuss these topics from different perspectives.
Immigrant Vulnerability and Resilience: Comparative Perspectives on Latin American Immigrants During the Great Recession

Immigrant Vulnerability and Resilience: Comparative Perspectives on Latin American Immigrants During the Great Recession (International Perspectives on Migration, Book 11) by Maria Aysa-Lastra and Lorenzo Cachón
English | 2015 | ISBN: 331914796X | 272 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Edward Simon - Latin American Songbook (2016)  Music

Posted by mark70 at Nov. 15, 2016
Edward Simon - Latin American Songbook (2016)

Edward Simon - Latin American Songbook (2016)
MP3 320 kbps CBR | 54:58 min | 126 MB
Genre: Latin Jazz | Label: Sunnyside

The music of Latin America has long been some of the world’s most beloved, whether Brazilian bossa nova, Argentinean tango, Cuban bolero or irresistible songs from Chile, Puerto Rico and Venezuela. Pianist Edward Simon – a native of Venezuela who has made a name for himself over decades in America as a jazz pianist, bandleader and composer-arranger, along with being a Guggenheim Fellow and member of the hit SFJAZZ Collective – has created fresh, supple interpretations of melodies from all these countries for Latin American Songbook.

Language Documentation and Revitalization in Latin American Contexts  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Nov. 11, 2016
Language Documentation and Revitalization in Latin American Contexts

Language Documentation and Revitalization in Latin American Contexts (Trends in Linguistics: Studies and Monographs, Book 295) by Gabriela Perez Baez and Chris Rogers Dr
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3110438070 | 260 pages | PDF + EPUB | 2 + 24 MB
Slave Emancipation in Cuba: The Transition to Free Labor, 1860-1899 (Pitt Latin American Series)

Slave Emancipation in Cuba: The Transition to Free Labor, 1860-1899 (Pitt Latin American Series) by Rebecca J. Scott
English | 31 Aug. 2000 | ISBN: 0822957353 | 319 Pages | PDF | 29.12 MB

A study of the end of slavery in Cuba.

Warfare and Shamanism in Amazonia (Cambridge Latin American Studies)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Oct. 27, 2016
Warfare and Shamanism in Amazonia (Cambridge Latin American Studies)

Warfare and Shamanism in Amazonia (Cambridge Latin American Studies)
by Carlos Fausto
English | October 30, 2014 | ISBN: 1107449421 | 369 Pages | True PDF | 5,28 MB

Warfare and Shamanism in Amazonia is an ethnographic study of the Parakana, a little-known indigenous people of Amazonia, who inhabit the interfluvial region in the state of Para, Brazil.

The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature: Volume 1  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Oct. 27, 2016
The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature: Volume 1

The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature: Volume 1 by Enrique Pupo-Walker
English | 13 Sept. 1996 | ISBN: 0521340691 | 690 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature is by far the most comprehensive work of its kind ever written. Its three volumes cover the whole sweep of Latin American literature (including Brazilian) from pre-Columbian times to the present, and contain chapters on Latin American writing in the USA.

Experimental Latin American Cinema: History and Aesthetics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Sept. 25, 2016
Experimental Latin American Cinema: History and Aesthetics

Experimental Latin American Cinema: History and Aesthetics by Cynthia Tompkins
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0292744153, 0292762097 | 306 pages | PDF | 4,6 MB

North American F-51 Mustangs in Latin American Air Force Service (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Димарик at Sept. 5, 2016
North American F-51 Mustangs in Latin American Air Force Service (repost)

North American F-51 Mustangs in Latin American Air Force Service (Aerofax Datagraph 1)
1986 | ISBN: 0942548337 | English | 66 Pages | PDF | 62 MB
Decline of the U.S. Hegemony?: A Challenge of ALBA and a New Latin American Integration of the Twenty-First Century

Decline of the U.S. Hegemony?: A Challenge of ALBA and a New Latin American Integration of the Twenty-First Century (Security in the Americas in the Twenty-First Century) by Bruce M. Bagley, Magdalena Defort
2015 | ISBN: 1498506747 | English | 460 pages | PDF | 4 MB