Chapter 5. Finance, Ambition and Romanticism in the River Plate, 1880–1892

  1. Matthew Brown Lecturer
  1. Charles Jones

Published Online: 21 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444306613.ch5

Informal Empire in Latin America: Culture, Commerce and Capital

Informal Empire in Latin America: Culture, Commerce and Capital

How to Cite

Jones, C. (2009) Finance, Ambition and Romanticism in the River Plate, 1880–1892, in Informal Empire in Latin America: Culture, Commerce and Capital (ed M. Brown), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444306613.ch5

Editor Information

  1. University of Bristol, UK

Author Information

  1. University of Cambridge, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 MAR 2008

Book Series:

  1. The Bulletin of Latin American Research

Book Series Editors:

  1. Jean Grugel,
  2. David Howard,
  3. Tony Kapcia and
  4. Geoffrey Kantaris

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405179324

Online ISBN: 9781444306613

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Keywords:

  • River Plate Economy and Finance- Two Protagonists;
  • River Plate Economy and Finance- 1880–1892;
  • The Clerk and the Statesman;
  • Empire and Imperialism; Structure and Agency;
  • “to take care of the Bank with”;
  • ‘central concerns of the state’

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • River Plate Economy and Finance: Two Protagonists

  • River Plate Economy and Finance: 1880–1892

  • The Clerk and the Statesman

  • Empire and Imperialism; Structure and Agency