Controversy of the Indies
(850 words)

The Renaissance debates about the justifications for the conquest of the New World and about the rights of the Indians, which came to a head in the ‘Controversy of…

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Laird, Andrew, “Controversy of the Indies”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 18 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004271296_enlo_B9789004271029_0016>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721



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