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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (2): 357–359.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Emilie Egger An Open Secret: The History of Unwanted Pregnancy and Abortion in Modern Bolivia . By Natalie L. Kimball New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers University Press , 2020 . Photographs. Maps. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xiv, 351 pp. Paper, $42.95 . Copyright © 2021...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2005) 85 (2): 364–365.
Published: 01 May 2005
...Karen Kampwirth Sex and the State: Abortion, Divorce, and the Family under Latin American Dictatorships and Democracies . By Htun Mala . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2003 . Tables. Figures. Bibliography. Index. xi , 219 pp. Cloth , $60.00 . Paper , $22.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (1): 191–192.
Published: 01 February 2007
... Castro as “a political genius, perhaps the only true genius among the world’s leaders today” ( New York Times , Dec. 31, 1978). While Cuba’s Aborted Reform acknowledges that “Castro continues to be the determining factor in the key decisions that affect the nation” (p. 5), economic and social failures...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (2): 239–268.
Published: 01 May 1980
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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 (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 (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
... abortion in 1965. Hynson shows that while restrictions on abortion were indeed relaxed in 1965, making it easier to terminate a pregnancy when a woman's health was considered at risk, this shift empowered physicians, not women, to determine when abortions could be performed. It was not until the new Penal...
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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
... medicine with the imagined underworld” (p. 132). Later, Barrera is said to have “fallen victim to modernity’s grasp, for the abortion she died from clearly had a modern aspect [and she . . . ] became entangled in the bowels of the underworld” (p. 153). A simpler explanation would have been...
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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
..., 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 of their sexual...
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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 (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 (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 (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...