Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 2013

ISBN: 9780872292055

Bookseller Code (06)

Overlapping Geographies of Belonging

Migrations, Regions, and nations in the Western South Atlantic

Michael Goebel

Published by the American Historical Association

Regions and Regionalisms in the Modern World

In this essay, Michael Goebel examines the historical construction of the Western South Atlantic region--roughly the area consisting of Brazil and Argentina--from the period from 1870 to 1930, during which intensified global exchange fed into the formation of this area as a historical "region."