Images from Uruguay

Jose Artigas, father of Uruguayan independence
Jose Gervasio Artigas was a leader in the fight for independence in Uruguay in the early 19th century. He admired the United States of America, including the US Constitution. This statue is in Plaza Independencia in Montevideo, Uruguay. Other statues of Artigas can be found in several other cities.

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Recent Pub

Kavas & Thornton. "Developmental Idealism and Beliefs About Marriage and Fertility in Turkey," in Population Research and Policy Review.

Recent Pub

Thornton, Dorius, Swindle, Young-Demarco, Moaddel. "Middle Eastern Beliefs about the Causal Linkages of Development to Freedom, Democracy, and Human Rights." Sociology of Development.

Recent Pub

Allendorf, Keera. "Parents' Valuation of Approving a Child's Spouse in a Context of Marital Change." Journal of Family Issues.

Reading History Sideways

The method of reading history sideways is described and critiqued by Arland Thornton

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