Index
Abancay revolt, 169–70
abc countries (Argentina, Brazil, Chile),
4; in Haring’s historical research, 108,
126–27, 131–33, 223–25; institutional and
social change in, 67; mediation by, 230–32;
Rowe’s discussion of, 59, 136–37, 155–56,
158; U.S. informal empire and, 212, 216–17.
See also specific countries
Abdelkader, Emir, 109
absentee landowners, Ross’s research on,
196–99
academic freedom, Ross’s research on, 46–47
academic knowledge: cultural engagement
in South Amer­ i ­ c a and demand for, 23–24;
evolution of Latin American studies and,
33–35; expansionism and, 30–33; Ross’s
contributions to sociology and, 187–89,
205–10; Spanish American universities and,
252–54; U.S. foreign policy and, 28–30
academic prestige: for Hispanic American
history, 120–21; imperial visibility and,
105–33, 252–54
Acad­emy of Hispanic American History, 121
Across South Amer­i­ ca (Bingham), 41, 85
Act of Chapultepec, 227
Adams, Henry Car­ter, 280n36
advertising, 80–83, 99, 113–14, 144, 179, 192,
225, 248, 256, 265n27
Aeronautical Chart Ser­vice of the U.S. Air
Force, 62–63
Africa: Ross’s research on, 188. See also
Scramble for Africa
African South Americans, Ross’s racial ­
generalizations concerning, 193–95
Agassiz, Louis, 266n36
agricultural frontiers, 181–82
agricultural production: Bowman’s analy­sis
of, 171–73, 282n10, 284n38; Ross’s research
on, 196–99
alcohol de­pen­den­cy: debt peonage and
slavery and, 172–77; Ross’s observations
concerning, 196–97
Alessandri, Arturo, 122
Alfaro, Ricardo J., 118
Altamira, Rafael, 285n17
alterity, imperiality of knowledge and,
56–57
Alvarez Calderón, Alfredo, 121
Amazon basin: Bowman’s research in, 44,
71–72, 162–64, 183; ­ labor exploitation and
slavery in, 173–77; limits of colonization
in, 170–73
Amer­ i ­ ca Hispana (Frank), 119
American Acad­emy of Po­liti­cal and Social
Science, 31, 135, 149–50
American College of Quito, 21, 265n20
American Council of Learned Socie­ t ies,
Committee on Latin American Studies, 107
American Empire (Smith), 15, 269n11
American Exporter magazine, 24
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