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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (3): 537–539.
Published: 01 August 2018
... cuarterona (1867). Silverstein argues that the play is neither utopian nor unconditionally abolitionist but rather grapples with Cuban “Negrophobia” by “neutralizing” the mulatto through both antiblack racism and Judophobia (p. 58). In the final chapter, Silverstein explicates the seeming contradictions...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (3): 520–521.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Robin Blackburn The Sacred Cause: The Abolitionist Movement, Afro-Brazilian Mobilization, and Imperial Politics in Rio de Janeiro . By Jeffrey D. Needell Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2020 . Maps. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xii, 361 pp. Cloth, $75.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1973) 53 (2): 371–372.
Published: 01 May 1973
...T.P. Moorfield Storey and the Abolitionist Tradition . By Hixson William B. Jr. New York , 1972 . Oxford University Press . Illustration. Index . Pp. ix , 256 . Cloth, $8.50 . Copyright 1973 by Duke University Press 1973 Few Latin Americanists will recognize the name...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (3): 614.
Published: 01 August 1975
...S. M. Politics and the Public Conscience: Slave Emancipation and the Abolitionist Movement in Britain . By Hurwitz Edith F. . New York , 1973 . Barnes and Noble . Historical Problems: Studies and Documents, 23 . Index . Pp. 179 . Cloth. Copyright 1975 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2024) 104 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 February 2024
...Mary Hicks mhicks3@uchicago.edu Lourenço da Silva Mendonça and the Black Atlantic Abolitionist Movement in the Seventeenth Century . By José Lingna Nafafé . Cambridge Studies on the African Diaspora . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2022 . Photographs. Maps. Figures...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (3): 377–409.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Celso Thomas Castilho Abstract This article highlights the centrality of theatrical and carnival performances to the making of the Brazilian abolitionist movement. Based on the case study of Recife, it argues that these cultural manifestations were integral to broadly politicizing the problem...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (1): 65–99.
Published: 01 February 2023
... roles. We further argue that the order's decisions and actions were ahead of national developments in several important ways, and that, to some degree, these projects were a test case for future national abolitionist policies. Although the congregation did not involve itself in political debates, its...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (3): 423–454.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., inventions, and practices such as the Lancasterian system of monitorial education, trial by jury, freedom of the press laws, steam engines, and mining technology. This generation of independence leaders carried on a purposeful correspondence with famous British figures such as abolitionist William...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (4): 621–657.
Published: 01 November 2013
... be morally indebted to abolitionists and their successors. The politics of gratitude thus provided the ideological structures through which liberal reformists could preserve a racialized and patriarchal social order in the absence of slavery. In the process, liberals also constituted themselves as the only...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1998) 78 (3): 531–532.
Published: 01 August 1998
... by Duke University Press 1998 In this brief but thoughtful book, Celia Azevedo compares the abolitionist movements of the United States and Brazil—or at least their intellectual histories, for Abolitionism in the United States and Brazil is an account of ideas rather than social movements. Yet...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (2): 247–274.
Published: 01 May 2006
...: Universidade Federal de Rio de Janeiro / Universidade de São Paulo, 1994), 152 – 53. 7 The Caifazes were members of a secret society of radical abolitionists founded by Judge Antônio Bento in São Paulo in 1882. Intellectuals, public servants, and other middle-sector urban groups participated, as well...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 726–728.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Alicia L. Monroe Castilho argues that an important new form of protest emergent in abolitionist organizing was the “abolitionist parade” (p. 105). This interpretation provides much-needed emphasis on how supporters of emancipation made the street, generally seen as a place of disorder...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (4): 639–655.
Published: 01 November 1969
... by the unyielding attitude of the São Paulo politicians, abolitionists singled out the province as the key post in the slaveholders’ perimeter of defense. As late as 1883, the Rio News reported that “in São Paulo, there is not only no enthusiasm, but there seems to be decided opposition to emancipation,” and José...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1973) 53 (4): 704–707.
Published: 01 November 1973
... of Charles Cumberland’s Mexican Revolution. Genesis under Madero (1952) and Stanley Ross’s Francisco I. Madero. Apostle of Mexican Democracy (1955). Both Toplin and Conrad draw heavily on the annals of the Imperial Parliament and on the abolitionist press. Both reinforce many of the conclusions reached...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1966) 46 (2): 123–137.
Published: 01 May 1966
... Mello, “A escravidão—da supressão do tráfico à lei áurea,” RIHGB, tomo especial: Congresso Internacional de História da América, 1922 (Rio de Janeiro, 1927), III, 381-406. The influence of the British on the methods and ideas of the abolitionists will be examined in a book I am now preparing. 19...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (3): 429–460.
Published: 01 August 1988
... nation that tolerated slavery, on a level with “backward” African and Asiatic slaveholding societies. 2 Brazilian emancipation was hailed as opening a new stage in the “civilizing” of Africa and Asia. Counting from the formation of the first abolitionist societies in the late 1780s, the Brazilian...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (1): 169–170.
Published: 01 February 2004
...). The study is an historical search for a liberating church in the decades before the abolition of slavery in 1888. The subject proves elusive: Bosl concludes that the Brazilian church played at best a minor role in the abolitionist movement. Clerics and religious orders owned slaves, the church defended...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (2): 304–305.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Press 2013 This book is a must- read for historians of slave emancipation in Brazil. In revisiting the broad influence of juridical struggles for freedom during the first collective abolitionist mobilizations of the late 1860s, and then tracing the persisting force of such practices through...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2001) 81 (1): 212–213.
Published: 01 February 2001
... . Copyright 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 Scholars of Atlantic slave systems and antislavery movements will welcome this volume containing 14 of Seymour Drescher’s essays, written over the past 25 years, on the Atlantic slave trade and abolitionist movements. Stanley Engerman has written a foreword...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (1): 181–183.
Published: 01 February 2006
... for freedom. Abolitionists seconded the benevolent concern when considering the liberation of the elderly and the psychologically ill-equipped masses. Further, she argues that — given the government’s inability to address the needs of the freed population — many abolitionists agreed that former slaves would...