Lima: Instituto Francés de Estudios Andinos, Instituto Riva-Agüero, Instituto de Estudios Peruanos, (Travaux de l’Institut Français d’Études Andines; 238), 2007. first edition. Paperback. 345p., abbr., glossary, biblio., notes, b&w, color facsim. Near Fine in Wraps. Item #32783
[History. During the colonial period, indigenous education was considered key to conversion and to maintaining order, so two colleges were established for the indigenous elite, under the Jesuits. On reasons for extended delays, financial and political obstacles met during and after construction, and the fate of the colleges after the expulsion of the Jesuits. On administrative details; students’ origins, health, life style, etc.; subject matter and pedagogical methods; and differences between the institutions, given the local governments, leaders, and indigenous populations involved.].