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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (1): 179.
Published: 01 February 1977
... in a bibliography. Copyright 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 Journeys Down the Amazon: Being the Extraordinary Adventures and Achievements of the Early Explorers . By Cohen J. M. . London , 1975 . Charles Knight & Company . Maps. Bibliography. Index . Pp. 216 . Cloth. $4.50 . ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (3): 445–468.
Published: 01 August 2011
... are emphasized as key variables in achieving scientific success on the periphery. 55 Benchimol, Dos micróbios aos mosquitos . For other Brazilian contributions to this debate framed by a reconsideration of Stepan, see Luiz Antonio Teixeira, Ciência e saúde na terra dos bandeirantes: A trajetória do...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (1): 73–107.
Published: 01 February 2016
... to achieve Guatemalan political modernity, which focused discursive struggles over mandamientos around questions of national progress and related conceptions of history as the teleological march of nations and people forward in historical time toward modernity. While state officials justified mandamientos...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (3): 455–486.
Published: 01 August 2014
... campaigns carried out in Colombia between 1890 and 1940. I argue that these social engineering actions, aimed at achieving the physiological regeneration of the population, formed part of the local eugenics movement, since the ideal of producing efficient working bodies was conceived of as a heritable...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (2): 275–302.
Published: 01 May 2019
... to be understood. Allende, knowing that Castro's support would push the radical Left to side with Popular Unity in the 1970 elections, sent a delegation to convince the Cubans that socialism could be achieved by peaceful means. These events and strategic discussions within Chile and Cuba reveal how the history...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (2): 303–330.
Published: 01 May 2012
... they projected themselves onto the national stage. In support of the war effort, they organized fund drives and sent uniforms and other supplies to the front. Following Brazil’s victory, they sponsored parades and other public festivities in honor of the returning troops. While hailing the army’s achievements...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (3): 471–499.
Published: 01 August 2009
... achieved according to the new standards that they embraced, whether slightly or wholeheartedly. By identifying and understanding the idiosyncratic language they used to identify themselves (as opposed to labels such as “Indian” placed upon them by outsiders), the article approaches the possibility...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (2): 349–350.
Published: 01 May 2002
..., because students attending different types of schools have different patterns of achievement. Poor children have less access to all levels of education, attend schools of lower quality and are socially segregated. Their parents are less able to provide the financial, social and cultural capital needed...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (3): 583–584.
Published: 01 August 1996
... to the heightened understanding that can be achieved when this error is avoided. Clearly, the Castro government has wrestled with old questions and problems in Cuban history. In the introduction and the first two chapters, Marifeli Pérez-Stable isolates five fundamental characteristics of the revolution...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (3): 505–507.
Published: 01 August 1982
... to each goal and carefully charts the progress made toward its achievement. The revolution’s major success has been in promoting greater equality in the distribution of income and social services. The reduction of unemployment and the wide distribution of social services have clearly elevated the lot...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (1): 163–164.
Published: 01 February 2008
..., Palmer notes (p. 35) that it “was tempered by the loss of 2,000 – 3,000 Haitian lives” that might have been saved had Clinton been less hesitant to use U.S. power a year earlier. Yet this example also hints at a flaw in the study’s final assessment that the Clinton administration failed to achieve...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (4): 768–770.
Published: 01 November 2004
... and in Chilean public opinion—that Chile is a case distinct from the rest of Latin American in having achieved, early on, political stability and institutional continuity, though not without sometimes bloody conflicts. This tradition was forged in the period under study through the formation of a multiparty...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1974) 54 (1): 167–168.
Published: 01 February 1974
...Hasso von Winning Thanks to Eric Thompson’s contributions, the glyphs are deciphered and the contents of Codex Dresden are now known. The Commentary completes the trilogy, an enduring edifice that enshrines the keys to the secrets of Maya intellectual achievements. In short, the Codex...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (3): 418–419.
Published: 01 August 1967
... of his own. In García Cantú’s opinion conservative ideology has remained basically unchanged throughout Mexican history, although now legal action has replaced the use of force to achieve conservative ends. Also today’s ideology represents monied interests, rather than the landed aristocracy as before...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1963) 43 (3): 455.
Published: 01 August 1963
.... Poor countries put too little emphasis on human capital, i.e., the skills and knowledge needed for effective employment of available resources, and too great emphasis on such nonhuman capital as plant and equipment, constituting a misallocation that keeps the backward countries from achieving optimum...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (4): 758–759.
Published: 01 November 1977
... the regime has been highly successful in achieving its economic goals. It is also clear that Mr. Fitzgerald for the most part warmly endorses these goals. Among the achievements mentioned are nationalization of much foreign investment, land reform, worker participation, and substantial improvement in public...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (2): 325–327.
Published: 01 May 1979
... satisfying results to the historian, even when the parameters continue to be limited. The author does not dwell upon the character or originality of José Bonifácio’s ideas, or make clear that his grand achievement was the launching of an independent Brazil. There are rapid references to José Bonifácio’s...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (1): 100–101.
Published: 01 February 1997
... anthropology are well represented in terms of contemporary research techniques used in the different specialized subfields, primarily ethnoarchaeology, ethnoecology, medical anthropology, and linguistics. The second objective, to achieve a theoretical synthesis between different and often contesting...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1971) 51 (2): 370–371.
Published: 01 May 1971
... traces the growing radicalization of Camilo he sees his understanding of politics as insufficient. He questions the soundness of Camilo’s management of the paper Frente Unido , his unbounded confidence in the “un-aligned,” and his naiveté in assuming that the Colombian masses had achieved a sufficient...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (3): 604–605.
Published: 01 August 1970
... . Copyright 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 This book is an astonishing achievement. Once asked on short notice to summarize Clyde Kluckhohn’s ambitious Values Project in New Mexico, Evon Vogt did the job with style. Now he has designed and executed an even more ambitious ethnographic venture...