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European Encounters Essays in Memory of Albert Lovett

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Published by University College Dublin Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland),
  • European studies,
  • Ireland,
  • European influences,
  • Essays,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Foreign relations,
  • Europe - Ireland,
  • Civilization,
  • Europe

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsJudith Devlin (Editor), A. W. Lovett (Editor), Howard B. Clarke (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages432
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8762155M
ISBN 101900621878
ISBN 109781900621878

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  "It is one of the great virtues of Anthony Pagden's impressive new book, European Encounters with the New World, that he eschews the easy answers and seeks to unravel, with subtlety and sophistication, the complicated strands of thought that helped to determine Europe's shifting attitudes tot the alien world of AmericaWriting with elegance and lucidity. European Encounters explores the making and remaking of ideas of Europe between and as a result of intellectual encounters and intellectual exchange. Against the background of the first half of the twentieth century European intellectuals feverishly chased new and uncharted territories, most often across national borders.   The book's distinctive multi-disciplinary and international approach brings together experts from several fields including history, sociology, anthropology and political science. ’European Encounters’ will serve as an invaluable tool for students of contemporary European history, migration, and Cited by: 8. "An extraordinary combination of scholarship and imagination, Andrew Rowen's Encounters Unforeseen creates a balanced 15th century world, where Caribbean natives and European explorers meet in a painfully evolving historical adventure."--Bartle Bull, The White Rhino Hotel, A Cafe on the Nile/5(31).

European Encounters with the New World. Book Description: For more than three centuries after Columbus's voyages to America, Europeans pondered how the Old World's encounters with the New World affected European sensibilities and intellectual horizons. In this book Anthony Pagden examines some of the varied ways in which Europeans interpreted. Eric Paul Roorda is Professor of History at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky. He is the author of The Dictator Next Door: The Good Neighbor Policy and the Trujillo Regime in the Dominican Republic, –, published by Duke University Press.. Lauren Derby is Associate Professor of History at the University of California, Los Angeles.   This article reconstructs the expansion of Europe overseas and the multiple forms of encounters between European navigators, explorers, conquerors, colonizers, merchants and missionaries and "other" peoples and cultures over the course of four centuries. There has always been a double aspect to such encounters. At an immediate and practical level, conquest, colonization and .   European Encounters with the Yamana People of Cape Horn, Before and After Darwin book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This is a /5.