Skip to Main content Skip to Navigation
Journal articles

Lusotopie, Lusotopy. What Legacy, What Future?

Abstract : The introduction of this issue goes back over the history of the creation of the Lusotopie journal. It also questions the scope of the concept of lusotopy in the social sciences. The intellectual project of the journal, published from 1994 onwards, was complex and ambitious. Lusotopie is not a review of "cultural-area" studies, but a generalist review of political analysis, in the broadest sense, from an empirically-delimited research field: that of the area drawn by Portuguese history and colonization. It was both to escape the contemporary neo-imperial approach of "Lusophony" and to overcome the simply negative criticism of the ideology of Lusophony (in its literary, political and economic aspects), which as such does not provide a tool for understanding the realities produced by history.
Complete list of metadatas

Cited literature [48 references]  Display  Hide  Download

https://halshs.archives-ouvertes.fr/halshs-02473476
Contributor : Michel Cahen <>
Submitted on : Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 2:12:01 PM
Last modification on : Monday, October 12, 2020 - 10:28:06 AM
Long-term archiving on: : Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 1:17:53 PM

File

5. Lusotopie, Lusotopy. What L...
Explicit agreement for this submission

Identifiers

Citation

Michel Cahen, Irene dos Santos. Lusotopie, Lusotopy. What Legacy, What Future?. Lusotopie, Brill Academic Publishers, 2018, XVII (2), pp.187-203. ⟨10.1163/17683084-12341718⟩. ⟨halshs-02473476⟩

Share

Metrics

Record views

320

Files downloads

752