Pearce analyzes the policies and reforms of the Bourbon Spanish dynasty, prior to the reign of the enlightened ruler Charles III. The Origins of Bourbon Reform in Spanish South America emphasizes the dynamics of reform and the role of viceroys and colonial authorities in colonial policymaking, studying the case of the Viceroyalty of Peru.
- Series: Studies of the Americas
- Paperback: 284 pages
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; 1st ed. 2014 edition (August 20, 2014)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 134947262X
- ISBN-13: 978-1349472628
- Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.6 x 8.5 inches