Stormy Passage

Mexico from Colony to Republic, 1750–1850
di Eric Van Young (Autore)
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In this engaging book, Eric Van Young traces the political, economic, and social development of Mexico through the crucial one hundred years of its remarkable transition from a relatively prosperous Spanish colony to a violently unstable republic marked by economic stagnation, political confrontation, and burgeoning efforts at modernization. Featuring primary sources from figures of the period, Van Young discusses the political instability of the period—internal warfare, military uprisings, intermittent dictatorships, sharp conflicts among political groupings—and attributes them to a belief by political actors in the fundamental lack of legitimacy in central government institutions after the sweeping away of the Bourbon imperial structure and its replacement first with a very short-lived Mexican empire followed by a series of increasingly authoritarian aspirational republican constitutions.

Formato
EPUB
Protezione
Protetto da DRM
Data di pubblicazione
11 maggio 2022
Editore
Numero di pagine
360
ISBN
9781442209039
ISBN cartaceo
9781442209015
Dimensioni del file
2 MB
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