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Immigration and Acculturation in Brazil and Argentina 1890–1929

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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. May E. Bletz
    Pages 1-15
  3. May E. Bletz
    Pages 17-52
  4. May E. Bletz
    Pages 53-81
  5. May E. Bletz
    Pages 83-114
  6. May E. Bletz
    Pages 115-144
  7. May E. Bletz
    Pages 145-147
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 149-180

About this book


An exploration of questions of nationality in Brazil and Argentina, at the time when the cities were flooded with impoverished European immigrants. The author argues that processes of representation and identity formation between national and immigrant groups have to be examined within the historical context of the host nations.


Brazil cities Europe identity immigration migration resistance

About the authors

May E. Bletz is Assistant Professor of Modern Languages and Cultures at Brock University.

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