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Knowledge Production of Latin-American Intellectuals

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Responsible for the project:

Name: Prof. Dr. Marianne Braig
Address: Rüdesheimer Str. 54-56, 14197 Berlin
Tel.: 838 53094
Fax: 838 55464
E-Mail: mbraig@zedat.fu-berlin.de

Name: PD Dr. Martha Zapata Galindo
Address: Rüdesheimer Str. 54-56, 14197 Berlin
Tel.: 838 55109
Fax: 838 55464
E-Mail: mizg@zedat.fu-berlin.de

Project coworkers:

Name: Anabelle Contreras
E-Mail: anabellecc@aol.com

Name: Beatriz Pantin
E-Mail:  bpantin@zedat.fu-berlin.de

Name: Katrin Hoffmann
E-Mail:  katrinhoffmann@web.de

Name: Thomas Loeb
E-Mail:  tamloeb@t-online.de

Name:  Alejandro Flores
E-Mail:  alexflo76@yahoo.com

Name:  Manuel Silva F.
E-Mail:  msilvaferrer@cantv.net

Name:  Andrea Meza Torres
E-Mail:  meza77@gmx.de

Short description:

The e-learning project „ Knowledge Production of Latin-American Intellectuals“ is designed to support research and teaching on the topic of „fragmented modernity and social transformation processes “.   The project addresses the limited publication in German of work by Latin American intellectuals  that are necessary for an understanding of the recent cultural and social dynamics as well as political and economic transformation processes in Latin America. The presentation format is based on video-taped interviews with leading intellectuals in the fields of history, literature, philosophy, and media and where they discuss their contributions. These interviews are associated with information and exercises designed to support lectures and self-learning activities furthering the development of understanding and specialized-linguistic competence. The learning moduels available online and in the VHS, CD-ROM, and DVD formats.