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Mexico: The Essentials free pdf Mexico: The Essentials provides a concise introduction to Mexican history and culture built on ten fundamental aspects of Mexican life. Featuring a topical organization, the book offers readers easy access to these major themes--the "essentials"--that shape the nation and society: physical and living diversity, politics, family, economy, religion, Mexico City, popular arts, drugs and crimes, migration, and Mexico in global perspective. Authors William H. Beezley and Colin M. MacLachlan weave together each narrative with material from cultural investigations, ethnic and gender studies, and new sources--including visual and material evidence--to enrich and deepen students' understanding and appreciation of the Mexican past. Each of the essays is written from a historical perspective and begins with a brief section describing the colonial legacy.

About Professor of History William H Beezley

William H. Beezley is Professor of History at the University of Arizona. He is the author of several books, including The Oxford History of Mexico (OUP, 2000). Colin M. MacLachlan is John Christie Barr Distinguished Professor of History Emeritus at Tulane University. His most recent book is Imperialism and the Origins of Mexican Culture (2015).

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Author : Professor of History William H Beezley
Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
Data Published : 01 October 2015
ISBN : 019538718X
EAN : 9780195387186
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 240 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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