A first-of-its-kind book that seriously and profoundly examines what it means philosophically to be Latino and where Latinos fit in American society. Offers a fresh perspective and clearer understanding of Latin American thought and culture, rejecting answers based on stereotypes and fear Takes an interdisciplinary approach to the philosophical, social, and political elements of Hispanic/Latino identity, touching upon anthropology, history, cultural studies and sociology, as well as philosophy Written by Jorge J. E. Gracia, one of the most influential thinkers of Hispanic/Latino descentIndeed, there are only a handful of faculty capable of directing PhD dissertations in the field, and there are no PhD programs that have Latino philosophy as an area of strength or concentration. Suffice it to say that until the summer of 2005, theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Latinos in America|
|Author||:||Jorge J. E. Gracia|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2008-04-30|