Search results: Found 2

Listing 1 - 2 of 2
Sort by
Atlas de la región del Cusco

Author:
ISBN: 9788483870501 9782821844254 Year: Language: Spanish
Publisher: Institut français d’études andines
Added to DOAB on : 2017-07-04 11:52:42
License: OpenEdition licence for Books

Loading...
Export citation

Choose an application

Abstract

Los mapas permiten ver, los comentarios entender. Aquí la Región Inka aparece, no al desnudo -como en el caso de un atlas físico- sino más bien vestida, luciendo las distintas actividades humanas que la cubren. Un atlas socioeconómico como éste estudia el tejido social, analiza y revela su estructura, sus zonas expulsoras, sus ejes articuladores, sus núcleos de atracción. Cinco años de ardua labor científica permiten tener hoy, a simple vista, una percepción cabal de una realidad misteriosa,...

Revolution of the Mind

Author:
ISBN: 9781501707179 Year: Pages: 320 Language: English
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Subject: Education
Added to DOAB on : 2016-10-26 08:56:43
License:

Loading...
Export citation

Choose an application

Abstract

Using archival materials never previously accessible to Western scholars, Michael David-Fox analyzes Bolshevik Party educational and research initiatives in higher learning after 1917. His fresh consideration of the era of the New Economic Policy and cultural politics after the Revolution explains how new communist institutions rose to parallel and rival conventional higher learning from the Academy of Sciences to the universities. Beginning with the creation of the first party school by intellectuals on the island of Capri in 1909, David-Fox argues, the Bolshevik cultural project was tightly linked to party educational institutions. He provides the first account of the early history and politics of three major institutions founded after the Revolution: Sverdlov Communist University, where the quest to transform everyday life gripped the student movement; the Institute of Red Professors, where the Bolsheviks sought to train a new communist intellectual or red specialist; and the Communist Academy, headquarters for a planned, collectivist, proletarian science.

Listing 1 - 2 of 2
Sort by
Narrow your search