ERIC Number: EJ378154
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Spanish Texas and Borderlands Historiography in Transition: Implications for United States History.
Poyo, Gerald E.; Hinojosa, Gilberto M.
Journal of American History, v75 n2 p393-416 Sep 1988
States that U.S. historians have dismissed the Spanish Borderlands as irrelevant historic development of the United States. Reports that a survey of history textbooks used in U.S. colleges and universities revealed this lack of interest. Discusses early historiography of Spanish Texas, stating that recent research compels historians to reevaluate Spain's North American experience and integrate it into U.S. history. (GEA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A