TITLE

FRENCH IDEAS OF A CIVILIZING MISSION IN SOUTH AMERICA, 1830-1848

AUTHOR(S)
Morgan, Iwan
PUB. DATE
December 1981
SOURCE
Canadian Journal of History;Dec81, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p379
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the French ideas of a civilizing mission in South America between 1830 to 1848. Immigration into South America for commercial expansion and to prevent overpopulation; Persuasion of the French regime by diplomats, academicians, and merchants; Use of superior knowledge and values of European civilization.
ACCESSION #
5321089

 

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