"Repairing the Nation": Historical Discourses and Nationalist Responsibilities in Paraguay

Liliana M. Brezzo
2010 Historia Mexicana El Colegio de México  
This work analyzes the influence of nationalism in Paraguay's historical literature from 1897 to the centenary of its independence. It puts forward the essential ideas in published works and establishes a preliminary classification of their authors within Paraguayan historiography. Besides, the article proposes a series of reflections on the levels and processes of social historical awareness, accounting for several traits of Paraguayan historical culture and of historians as some of the actors who produce this culture.
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