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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (2): 357–359.
Published: 01 May 2021
... as explicitly political. The book's lack of concise conclusions is not so much a problem of the text as it is reflective of the realities of this still forward-thinking task. Kimball must err on the side of subject anonymity in a climate in which abortion is stigmatized and piece together stories that often...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2005) 85 (2): 364–365.
Published: 01 May 2005
...Karen Kampwirth Abortion is the one area of gender policy Htun considers in which there was no movement toward liberalization under either dictatorial or democratic regimes. She suggests that some governments were willing to challenge the church on divorce, but did not do so in the case...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (2): 239–268.
Published: 01 May 1980
... regimes and Figueroa administration. Not surprisingly, Manuel Hidalgo concluded that the enlisted would take such direct action to protect their interests. 72 Many in the Chilean left consider the mutiny a cause célèbre, an abortive Kronstadt which did not gain enough momentum to become a full-scale...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (2): 254–272.
Published: 01 May 1977
..., as well as to the ever-present danger of imprisonment in his native land as an “agitator” or “anarchist.” Ethnic conflicts provided another source of labor’s difficulties. Antagonism between ethnic groups broke strikes, aborted organizing drives, and destroyed unions that were the product of years...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1935) 15 (4): 448–463.
Published: 01 November 1935
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (1): 191–192.
Published: 01 February 2007
...Antonio Rafael De La Cova Cuba’s Aborted Reform: Socioeconomic Effects, International Comparisons, and Transition Policies . By Mesa-Lago Carmelo and Pérez-López Jorge . Gainesville : University Press of Florida , 2005 . Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xx , 223 pp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (1): 141–142.
Published: 01 February 2018
... by historians of Latin American women and medicine. The result is a fascinating work that combines medical, legal, cultural, and social history as it explores the attitudes toward sexuality and maternity as well as the practices surrounding childbirth, contraception, abortion, and infanticide. Examining...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (2): 355–357.
Published: 01 May 2021
... of the earliest attempts to eradicate prostitution is fascinating precisely because of the involvement and different methods of various actors, including the Federation of Cuban Women, the police, and others. Similarly, the chapter on birth control and abortion is striking because of the sheer messiness...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (1): 186–187.
Published: 01 February 2021
... up resexualizing the female body, promoting motherhood and heterosexuality, and silencing discussions of nonreproductive sexualities, sexual pleasure beyond the orgasm, and women's right to control their reproductive freedom through birth control and abortion. Nevertheless, destape fundamentally...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (3): 353–373.
Published: 01 August 1992
...; the blood clot was flushed down the toilet. What they had often experienced, it appears, was an abortion, spontaneous or induced by the medicines used to treat their “disease.” 25 Information from these cases, compared with those of Argentine women who claimed to have thought they were ill rather...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (1): 172–173.
Published: 01 February 2018
... movement, feminists, transnational birth control organizations, women and men who sought contraceptives and abortions, pharmaceutical companies, military leaders, and the Catholic Church” (pp. 2–3). The book should interest Latin Americanists, historians of social medicine, and scholars whose thematic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (2): 370–371.
Published: 01 May 2009
... pays special attention to a serial killer, a young woman who died at the hand of a former lover, burglars and murderers of store owners, a woman who died from a botched abortion, and the would-be assassin of Porfirio Díaz. Building on the works and ideas of eminent scholars such as William H. Beezley...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (3): 500–501.
Published: 01 August 1965
... years later. His career included three abortive missions to what is now IndoChina, including a stop-over in Canton, two voyages to Spain to recruit missionaries for the Philippines, election to the office of vicar provincial, and finally bishop of Nueva Segovia (Cagayán). For the student...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (2): 349–350.
Published: 01 May 1993
..., successful or abortive, to overturn established power. He divides his book in two parts. Part one, the traditional revolutions, 1810-1950, treats the wars for independence, struggles over caudillismo and dictatorship, Mexico’s 1910 revolution, and early twentieth-century popular and student revolts...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2001) 81 (3-4): 587–619.
Published: 01 August 2001
..., superstition, fear, and commercial exploitation.” 37 Abortion was permitted on a limited scale in state hospitals (although it remained illegal), and the minister of health advocated sex education for adults that would “help [couples] secure the right to separate reproduction from the exercise...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (3): 556–558.
Published: 01 August 1984
... argued as such. Both methods can be used coercively (e.g., abortion in China to promote one-child families) as well as voluntarily (e.g., the widespread use of sterilization among middle-class American women on the mainland). The authors indicate that sterilization cannot be used for birth spacing...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (1): 132–135.
Published: 01 February 1975
... Bomfim (alias “Miranda”). It was their unrealistic assessment of Brazil’s revolutionary potential that contributed importantly to the disastrous decision to attempt a revolution in 1935. Dulles’s coverage ends with this abortive putsch, which prepared the way for Vargas’s brutal repression of the entire...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (2): 321–322.
Published: 01 May 2021
... of gender and sexuality, the text offers especially intriguing insights into the construction of abortion as a crime: Arrese creates (illusory) boundaries between life and death, claiming definitively that fetuses can survive one or even two days after the mother passes away and affirming...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (2): 362–363.
Published: 01 May 2011
... Center for Economic and Social Development). By 1960, concern over high rates of abortion and infant and maternal mortality gave rise to arguments in Chile that motherhood had become too great a burden for many women and that birth control was necessary to “save women’s lives” and push Chile toward...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (2): 309.
Published: 01 May 1967
... consists of a pietistic narrative of San Martín’s progress from Guayaquil to Europe and his abortive return to South America in 1829. The author then briefly discusses San Martín’s obvious preference for federalists as against unitarios and in the last chapter presents a somewhat plausible but still...