Mothers Making Latin America
Mothers Making Latin America utilizes a combination of gender scholarship and source material to dispel the belief that women were separated from--or unimportant to--central developments in Latin American history since independence.
* Presents nuanced issues in gender historiography for Latin America in a readable narrative for undergraduate students
* Offers brief, primary-source document excerpts at the end of each chapter that instructors can use to stimulate class discussion
* Adheres to a focus on motherhood, which allows for a coherent narrative that touches upon important themes without falling into a "list of facts" textbook style