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Author Piccato, Pablo.
Title The tyranny of opinion [electronic resource] : honor in the construction of the Mexican public sphere / Pablo Piccato.
Publication Info. Durham [NC] : Duke University Press, 2010.
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Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [337]-369) and index.
Contents Introduction : honor and the public sphere in the Republican era -- Setting the rules of freedom : the trajectory of the press jury -- Representing public opinion : combat journalists and the business of honor -- "The word of my conscience" : eloquence and the foreign debt -- Breaking lamps and expanding the public sphere : students and populacho -- Against the deuda inglesa -- Honor and the state : reputation as a juridical good -- "A horrible web of insults" : the everyday defense of honor -- "One does not talk to the dead" : the Romero-Verástegui affair and the apogee of dueling in Mexico.
Note Description based on print version record
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Subject Honor -- Political aspects -- Mexico.
Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1861-1867.
Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1867-1910.
Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1910-1946.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Piccato, Pablo Tyranny of opinion Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2010 9780822346531 0822346532 9780822346456 0822346451 (DLC) 2009039110
ISBN 9780822391753
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