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Eugenio Maria de Hostos
Eugenio María de Hostos,
was born in Mayagüez on January 11, 1839. An educator, writer and patriot, he
was known as a Citizen of the Americas for having dedicated his life to the
fight for Puerto Rican independence and Caribbean unity.
In his works, spanning over twenty volumes, he covers topics such as politics,
pedagogy, critics, biography and literature. Some of his most important works
include: "The Peregrination of Bayoán", "Hamlet", "Treaty on Psychology ",
"Social Moral ", "Meditating" and "Lessons on Constitutional Law ". Hostos also
founded and directed the first Normal School in the Dominican Republic, where he
died on August 11, 1903. Many institutions has been named after him in Puerto
Rico and Latin America.
BOOKS ON EUGENE HOSTOS MARIA
- Alonso, Luis Ricardo.
Hostos and Marti ': novelists . Diss. Boston C, 1975.
- Alvarez, Ernesto.
Hostos novelist: Aesthetic and psychology in the peregrination of Bayoán .
Piedras River: Edile, 2000.
- ---. The pacific
invasion: Studies on Manuel Zeno Gandía and Eugene Maria de Hostos . San
Juan: Association of Graduated as UPR and Asomante, 1988.
- Aragunde, Rafael.
Hostos: Problematic inoffensive and moralistic ideologist . Cattle ranch
King: Puerto Rican publications, 1998.
- Araya, Juan Gabriel.
Eugene Maria de Hostos in Chile . Chillán: Professional Institute, 1987.
- Balseiro, Jose A.
Eugene Maria de Hostos: Hispanic American´s Public Servant . Gables
Chorale: University of Miami, 1949.
- Hut of Sainz, Jo Ann
Marie. Eugene Maria de Hostos: His Philosophy . Diss. Columbia Or,
- ---, Eugene Maria de
Hostos, Philosophical System and Methodology-Cultural Fusion . New York:
New Edition footpath, 1989.
- Bosch, Juan. Hostos,
the sowing machine . Piedras River: Hurricane, 1976.
- ---, Women in the life
of Hostos . San Juan: Association of Women Graduated as UPR, 1939.
- Buitrago Ortiz, Carlos.
Eugene Maria de Hostos: An Introduction to his Social Thought ace Related to
Puerto Rico and America . Diss. New York Or, 1960.
- Goatherd, Francisco
Manrique. Hostos, tests . Puerto Rico: Foundation F. Manrique Goatherd,
- Races, Carlos N. Hostos:
Apostle of the freedom . San Juan: Mountain range, 1971.
- ---, Ideario de Hostos
. San Juan: Mountain range, 1966.
- Catalonia R., Víctor.
Eugene Maria de Hostos, her form of life, its work and its thought . Diss.
Complutensian university of Madrid, 1980.
- Basketmaker, Tulio M.
Hostos, representative man of America . Buenos Aires: Graphical Factories
Rodriguez Giles, 1940.
- Commission Pro Celebration
of the Centenary. America and Hostos . Havana: Cultural, 1939.
- Corretjer, Juan Antonio.
Hostos and Albizu Fields; dialogue of the militant sociologist and the
armed jurist . Guaynabo, PR, 1965.
- Diaz Aguiar, Delia. The
pedagogical reform of Hostos . Piedras River: s.e., 1968.
- Diaz Laparra, Frame.
Eugene Maria de Hostos and Fray Matías de Córdova: Two biographical panoramas
. Guatemala: Ministry of Public Education, 1950.
- Elías de Tejada,
Francisco. The political doctrines of Eugene Maria de Hostos . Madrid:
Hispanic Culture, 1949.
- Estenger, Rafael.
Hostos, biography for children . Havana: Alpha, 1942.
- Ferrer Channels, Jose.
Antillanismo and anticolonialism in Betances, Hostos and Maximum Go'mez .
Piedras River: Office of the Director, Universida of Puerto Rico, 1990.
- ---, Martí and Hostos
. San Juan: Institute of Hostosianos Studies; Training center Advanced of
Puerto Rico and the Caribbean, 1990.
- Franc, Pericles A.
Hostos and its ideal of an Antillean Confederation . Santo Domingo: The
- Freire de Matos, Isabel.
Eugene Maria de Hostos for youth . Mayagüez: Committee of the
- Garci'a Carrasco, Felix.
The alive gospel of Hostos . San Juan: Jay-EC, 1989.
- Geigel Polanco, Vicente.
Hostosianos tests . Boston: Florentia, 1976.
- Insipid Godínez, Emilio
and Loida Figueroa. Hostos: Unpublished tests . San Juan: Piedras River:
- González, Jose Emilio.
Hostos ace to Philosopher . Diss. Boston Or, 1940.
- ---. To live to Hostos
(Tests) . San Juan: Committee Pro Sesquicentenario Celebration of the
Natalicio de Eugene Maria de Hostos, 1989.
- Gutiérrez Laboy, Robert.
Hostos and its moral philosophy: Approach to social Moral . Puerto
Rico: Historical society of Lajas, 1992.
- ---, Moral and language
in Hostos: An analysis of social Moral . Diss. Rutgers Or, 1991.
- Henríquez Ureña, Camila.
The pedagogical ideas of Hostos and other writings . Santo Domingo:
Secretariat of State of Education, Beautiful Arts and Cults, 1994.
- Hostos, Adolph of.
Hemero-bibliographical index of Eugene Maria de Hostos, 1863-1940 . San
Juan: s.e., 1940.
- ---. After the tracks
of Hostos . Piedras River: University of Puerto Rico, 1966.
- Hostos, Eugene Carlos of.
Hostos, hispanoamericanista . Madrid: J. Bravo, 1952.
- ---, Hostos, travelling
of the ideal . Paris: Literary and graphical editions, 1954.
- Lopez, Julio Caesar.
The antillanista dimension in the epistolario of Eugene Maria de Hostos .
Piedras River: Institute of Hostosianos Studies, 1996
- ---, ed. Hostos: Sense
and projection of its work in America . Piedras River: Institute of
Hostosianos Studies; University of Puerto Rico, 1995.
- Lugo Guernelli, Adelaida.
Eugene Maria de Hostos: Ensayista and literary critic . San Juan: ICPR,
- Magdaleno, Mauricio.
Hostos and Albiza Fields . San Juan: Free Puerto Rico, 1939.
- Maldonado-Denis, Manuel.
Eugene Maria de Hostos and the Latin American thought . Mexico: Bottom
of Economic Culture, 1992.
- ---, Hostos and Martí
. Piedras River: Antillean, 1987.
- ---, Selection, prologue
and notes. Visions on Hostos . Caracas: Ayacucho, 1988.
- Moor, Gabriela.
Intimist Hostos: Introduction to its newspaper . San Juan: ICPR, 1976.
- Moral Snows, Alfredo.
The americanista thought in Eugene Maria de Hostos . Diss. Or of
Californian AT Davis, 1987.
- Oraa, Luis M. Hostos
and Literature . Santo Domingo: Factory, 1982.
- Parrish, Robert T. To
Study of the Personality and Thought of Eugene Maria de Hostos . Diss. Or
of Wisconsin, 1940.
- Paschal Mora'n, Anaida.
Hostos, precursor of the education by La Paz . Guaynabo: Sonador, 1989.
- Pedreira, Antonio S.
Hostos, citizen of America . Piedras River: Edile, 1976.
- The Moral Perez, Carlos.
Hostos: Teacher of geography . Piedras River: Institute of Hostosianos
- Pimentel, Miguel A.
Hostos and the positivismo in Santo Domingo (philosophy and policy) .
Santo Domingo: Independent University, 1981.
- Creek Snows, Irma. The
subject of the woman in the social thought of Eugene Maria de Hostos . San
Juan: Deanship of Graduated Studies and Investigation; Institute of
Hostosianos Studies, 1992.
- Rodriguez Demorizi,
Emilio. Father Billini and Eugene Ma. De Hostos . City Trujillo:
- ---, Hostos in Santo
Domingo . City Trujillo: Garci'a, 1939.
- ---, Luperón and Hostos
. City Trujillo: Montalvo, 1939.
- Roig de Leuchsenring,
Emilio. Hostos, apostle of the independence and the freedom of Cuba and
Puerto Rico . Havana: Municipality of Havana, 1939.
- ---, Hostos and Cuba
. Havana: Social sciences, 1974.
- Red Osorio, Carlos.
Hostos: Philosophical appreciation . Humacao: University School; ICPR,
- Romeu and Fernandez,
Raquel. Eugene Maria de Hostos; antillista and ensayista . Madrid:
University of Madrid, 1959.
- Santos and Vargas,
Leonides. The Educational Philosophy of Eugene Maria de Hostos . Diss.
Or of Illinois, 1973.
- Sisler, Robert Frank.
Eugene M. of Hostos: To Comparative Study of his Educational and Political
Contributions of this Antillean Philosopher and Reformer . Diss. New York
- Grove, Norberto. Hostos
and the conjunctural reality of the Antilles . Santo Domingo: Factory,
- Waltzer, Hildreth N.
The Inner Pilgrimage of Eugene Maria de Hostos ace seen through Bayoán .
Diss. New York Or, 1976.
Books of Eugene Maria de
pronounced in the first investiture of students of the Institute of young
ladies, 17 of April of 1887
. Santo Domingo: The Nation, 1933.
of the Society "League of patriotic Puerto Ricans"
New York: America, 1898.
Fertile valley, Dominican Republic. Normal School. Intuitive education;
prepared official programs specifically for the normal use of the school of
the Republic . The
Fertile valley: R. Cross Towers, 1904.
Evolutionary geography .
Santiago of Chile: R. Miranda, 1895.
. Pról., Antonio S.
Pedreira. Piedras River: University, 1929.
critical study . Buenos
Aires: INTI, 1953.
peregrination of Bayoán
. Madrid: Imp. of Comercio, 1863.
peregrination of Bayoán
. Note prel., Francisco Manrique Goatherd. San Juan: Institute of Puerto Rican
peregrination of Bayoán
. Pról., Julio Caesar Lopez. San Juan: San Juan Editorial, 1973.
- Lessons of
constitutional right .
Santo Domingo: Cradle of America, 1887.
- Lessons of
constitutional right .
Paris: P. Ollendorff, 1908.
- League of
patriotic Puerto Ricans
. Commemorative edition, Centennial of its foundation. Presentation, Juan Mari
Bras. San Juan: Institute of Hostosianos Studies; Training center Advanced of
Puerto Rico and the Caribbean; Puerto Rican Athenian, 1998.
Hamlet, Placid, Carlos Guido Spano, Guillermo Matta, Which did not want the
quisqueyano lírico .
Paris: Literary and artistic editions, 1909.
for the word (Speeches)
. Comp. and annotations, Vivian Quiles-Calderín. Pról., Julio Caesar Lopez.
San Juan: Institute of Hostosianos Studies; Office of the Director, University
of Puerto Rico; Federation of Teachers of Puerto Rico, 2000.
moral . Santo Domingo:
Garci'a Brothers, 1888.
moral . à. ed. Madrid:
Bailly-Bailliere and children, 1906.
moral . Introd. Rufino
Blanco-Fombona. Madrid: America, 1917.
moral . Pról. Pedro
Henríquez Ureña. Buenos Aires: Losada, 1939.
moral . Pról. Max
Henríquez Ureña. Santo Domingo: Dominican Bookstore, 1962.
moral . New York: The
moral . Introd. Eugene
Fernandez Méndez. Madrid: Archipelago, 1965.
moral . Buenos Aires:
moral . Pról., Francisco
I followed. Barcelona: Vosgos, 1974.
Pról. Manuel Maldonado-Denis. Caracas: Ayacucho, 1982.
- Project of
public general law of ensañanza
. Commemorative edition, Centennial
of its publication (1901-2001). San Juan: Institute of Hostosianos Studies;
Office of the Director, University of Puerto Rico; Federation of Teachers of
Puerto Rico, 2001.
Distribution of prizes in the Grammar school of Chillán
. Chillán: The discussion, 1889.
- Romeo and
Julieta . Ed. and notes
Manuel Negrón Nogueras. Pról., Lydian Monclova Cross. Appendix of Carlos
Arturo Towers. Piedras River: Caguax Publications, 1939.
- Treaty of
sociology . Madrid:
Bailly-Bailliere and children, 1904.
works , à ed. 20 volumes.
1939. San Juan: Coquí, 1969. Commemorative edition of the Government of Puerto
, Volume I, Vol. I.
The first note is dated in the Seat of Carmen 1 and 2 (Madrid), 22 of
September of 1866 to the average night, the last one in Clinton Place 33, New
York, 3 of October of 1870. It contains
the memories of his childhood, dated in New York, 24 of May of 1874, as well
as some letters and speeches.
, Volume II, Vol. II.
It covers the period between Thursday 24 with November of 1870 in the Hotel
Seronvalle of Lima, Peru until the 6 of August of 1903 in Stay, Santo Domingo,
intimas , Volume III.
It includes "Hindu", a newspaper that gathers the moments when it knows his
wife, the Cuban Belinda Otilia Ayala; the "Book of my children" that includes/understands
familiar poems, stories and comedies and their "Letters".
, Volume IV.
Letters that Hostos wrote to personalities and friends like Práxedes Mateo
Sagasta, Francisco Mariano Quiñones, Federico Henríquez and Carvajal, Tomás
Estrada Palm, Guillermo Matta, Manuel Zeno Gandía, Gregorio Luperón, between
many others. They appear here some
letters in answers to hers.
- Mother Island
, Volume V.
Many of its writings on Puerto Rico as "the League of Patriotic Puerto Ricans",
"the first commission of Puerto Rico in Washington," the civil government in
Puerto Rico "and its" public Letters ". In the "Appendix", are the "Statutes
of Liga de Puerto Rican Patriotas" and the "Interviews with newyorkinos
newspapers" in which its reaction to the North American invasion to its island
- My trip to the south,
Volume I SAW.
Experiences of its trips by America: Colombia, Panama, Peru, Chile, Argentina
- South American subjects
, Volume VII.
Diverse tests and articles on Latin America like "Three Presidents and three
republics", "the Chinese", "cholo", "Chilean Workers", "Memory of the
exhibition of September, 1872", "In defense of Chile", "American Letters" and
"the trasandino railroad".
- The peregrination of
Bayoán , Volume VIII.
Novel-newspaper written in 1863 with political approach whose personages (Bayoán,
Guarionex and Marién) represent the Hispanic Antilles. It contains an
extensive "Prologue to the second edition" that Hostos wrote in 1873.
- Cuban subjects
, Volume IX.
Articles, letters and tests whose central axis is Cuba. Among others, it
contains his important biography on Placid, "the problem of Cuba", and written
on Antonio Maceo, Francisco Vicente Eyrie, Maximum Go'mez and Jose Martí.
- The cradle of America
, Volume X.
Writings on Cristóbal Columbus, the Dominican Republic and its more
outstanding personages like Duarte, Sa'nchez-Mella and Luperón. As well as on
Haiti and the articles gathered under the title "Civilization or death".
, Volume XI.
Articles of critic on music, painting, sculpture, theater and letters. We
found here his celebrated tests "In the exhibition" and "Hamlet".
- Forging the American
future I , Volume XII.
Subjects that influenced of decisive form in some countries of America, mainly
as for the reform of the education that Hostos carried out in Chile and
Dominican Republic. Some of the tests and speeches are: "of the woman the
Memory" and ""," the scientific education intention Normal of the Director of
Grammar school M. L. Amunátegui, year 1894".
- Forging American future
II , Volume XIII.
Other subjects on the education that began in the previous volume. It must
stand out his commentaries on the education of the languages like Latin and
English, the university, the agricultural schools, kindergarten and the public
instruction in Sweden and Switzerland.
- Men and ideas
, Volume XIV.
Some of his more important tests on men like Second Ruiz Belvis, Jorge
Washington and Francisco Bilbao. In addition, peculiar exhibition of ideas on
diverse subjects like "the legal condition of the foreigners in Peru '", "Study
of the free change", "the criminal statistic in Puerto Rico", "the Jupiter
planet", "Tremors of earth and nerves", "Against trivialities, ideas" and "the
channel of Nicaragua".
- Lessons of
constitutional right , Volume XV.
Treaty on this matter that Hostos distributed in the Independent University of
Santo Domingo. The peculiar thing of these Lessons is that his author
prints a Latin-Americanist seal to him. For that reason in the preface to the
Dominican edition it clarifies that "Such as they are, they go with yearning
of good for all the generations that form in Latin America" (7).
- Treaty of moral
, Volume XVI.
In this volume their four books take shelter on moral. To knowing, social
and Moral Moral natural , Moral Individual , Moral social
objective . This last one, gathers the commentaries on personalities that
Hostos considers that they are the best examples of the moral put in practice
like Sócrates, Confucius, Sucre and San Martín, between many others. The four
books are preceded by a "Prolegómenos" in which the Puerto Rican philosopher
feels the bases of his ethical thought.
- Treaty of sociology
, Volume XVII.
Work that have taken to some students to maintain - like Manuel Maldonado-Denis
and Alfonso Latoni- who Hostos was one of the initiators of this discipline in
Latin America. Divided in three books under the titles of: Theoretical
sociology , expositiva Sociology and Slight knowledge of
- Didactic tests I
, Volume XVIII.
More than "tests" these writings are treated and texts that Hostos titled
Slight knowledge . These are: Slight knowledge of science and history
of pedagogía , History of pedagogía , Slight knowledge of penal
right and Slight knowledge of constitutional right . Their books on
pedagogía treat on history about this matter in the West and East.
- Didactic tests II
, Volume XIX.
Continuation of the previous volume. Their books take shelter: Treaty of
logic (with "Brief slight knowledge of philosophy"), general Grammar
, History of the Castilian language and its History of the
civilizations semítica and Chinese .
- Didactic tests III
, Volume XX.
Last of its texts. Diverse books like: Evolutionary geography ,
intuitive Geography , Handling of globes and maps and universal
political Geography . This one last one practically covers almost all the
continents and isl as del mundo.
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