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New publication: Jens R Hentschke, Philosophical Polemics, School Reform, and Nation-Building in Uruguay, 1868-1915

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Within two generations, this country, the most volatile product of post-Independence 'balkanization' in South America, was transformed into Latin America's first welfare state democracy.

The book explores the normative ideas that shaped this process and how they circulated in the Southern Cone.

Philosophical Polemics, School Reform, and Nation-Building in Uruguay, 1868-1915 book cover (PDF: 4MB) 

published on: 31 October 2016