Cultural studies in Central America

This article studies the epistemological change towards cultural studies in Central America. It discusses diverse approaches that influenced towards this change. I analyze the problematic that cultural studies opens in terms of its diversity and development of comparative studies. Finally, I asses t...

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Autor Principal: Fumero Vargas, Patricia
Formato: Artículo
Idioma: Español
Publicado: UCR 2013
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Acceso en línea: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/estudios/article/view/12701
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/19903
Sumario: This article studies the epistemological change towards cultural studies in Central America. It discusses diverse approaches that influenced towards this change. I analyze the problematic that cultural studies opens in terms of its diversity and development of comparative studies. Finally, I asses the accomplishments made by literary studies, specifically those related with transdisciplinary and interdisciplinary research program "Hacia una historia de las literaturas centroamericanas" (HILCAS) and the milestones that the regional research must confront.