Espana

Espana : Ayer Y Hoy

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For courses in Spanish Civilization. Espana: Ayer y hoy provides a comprehensive and systematic study of both the history of Spain and its current social, political, and cultural circumstances. History is covered with the most current interpretations and explanations of facts that played a role in shaping the Spain of today. The book's focus on contemporary Spanish society encompasses demographics, sociology, legal and political systems, popular culture, art, literature, and film. Discussions of the various topics--both historical and current--are always related to facts and trends in American culture and civilization.show more

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  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 177.29 x 236.22 x 20.83mm | 594.2g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English, Spanish
  • 0130971030
  • 9780130971036

Table of contents

Introduccion. 1. De Celtiberia a Hispania. 2. La Edad Media. 3. Unidad nacional y formacion del imperio. 4. Esplendor y decadencia. 5. La formacion de las dos Espanas. 6. El siglo XIX. 7. El siglo XX. 8. Las artes y las letras. El cine. 9. La Estructura del Estado; constitucion, autonomias, instituciones. 10. Los nacionalismos perifericos. 11. Las lenguas de Espana. 12. Habitat y demografia: la ciudad, el pueblo y el barrio. 13. La sociedad y la familia. 14. Las nuevas y viejas minorias: los emigrantes y los gitanos. 15. La cultura popular y el ocio: fiestas, musica, deportes, toros y vacaciones.show more