ICAA Researcher: María C. Gaztambide, ICAA; Harper Montgomery, collaborator×
  • Border culture : the multicultural paradigm
    Gómez-Peña, Guillermo
    1990
    In this text, Guillermo Gómez-Peña declares the new dominant U.S. culture “border culture,” and assesses how Latino culture has infiltrated U.S. culture writ large. U.S. culture has, he argues, become fundamentally multicultural, and the “ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1065568

  • The Actual Function of Philosophy in Latin America
    Zea, Leopoldo, 1912-
    1942
    In this text, Leopoldo Zea outlines his vision for the future of Latin American philosophy, explaining how in order to be relevant it must be universally applicable and a product of the specific context of Latin America. Zea begins by arguing that [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 838990

  • The invention of America, an inquiry into the Historical nature of the New World and the Meaning of its History
    O'Gorman, Edmundo, 1906-1995
    In these texts, Edmundo O’Gorman analyzes the historiography of America, and, in the process, argues that the idea of America has been an invention of history. In “Part 1,” he traces the considerable efforts by historians to uphold Columbus as [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 839287