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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 170–172.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Joseph P. Feldman Now Peru Is Mine: The Life and Times of a Campesino Activist . By Llamojha Mitma Manuel and Heilman Jaymie Patricia . Narrating Native Histories . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2016 . Photographs. Maps. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 239 pp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2009) 89 (1): 179–180.
Published: 01 February 2009
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 359–360.
Published: 01 May 2017
...María Teresa Fernández Aceves Occupying Our Space: The Mestiza Rhetorics of Mexican Women Journalists and Activists, 1875–1942 . By Ramírez Cristina Devereaux . Foreword by Royster Jacqueline Jones . Translations by Pouwels Joel Bollinger and Devereaux Neil J. . Tucson...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2014) 94 (1): 1–33.
Published: 01 February 2014
... strong political presence through the decades when it was declared illegal. And yet favela activists rarely acknowledge communist involvement in their struggles, and Communist activists and scholars grant such movements only a marginal, instrumental role in the Brazilian Communist movement. This dance of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2011) 91 (1): 129–162.
Published: 01 February 2011
... organizations transformed the legal, social, and political identities of Chilean empleadas (servants). Building on associations formed by the Young Catholic Worker in the early 1950s, household worker activists forged key political alliances in their struggle for increased labor protection prior to the 1973...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 297–325.
Published: 01 May 2017
... authoritarianism rather than being the result of a transition to democracy. The relationship with homophobic Peronists and left-wing traditions was, paradoxically, crucial for the emergence of the FLH. Most homosexual activists came from the Left, and they understood homosexual liberation as one aspect of the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2011) 91 (1): 63–95.
Published: 01 February 2011
... roles. In the decades following Mexico's revolution, activists in Mexico's child health and protection movement condemned child labor on the grounds that it harmed young workers and led to crime, while a new slate of laws forbade child labor and restricted the kinds of work that adolescents could...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2012) 92 (3): 437–469.
Published: 01 August 2012
...James N. Green Several thousand students joined small clusters of soldiers, workers, and others in revolutionary opposition to the Brazilian civilian-military dictatorship that came to power in 1964 and controlled the government for two decades. Operating underground, these left-wing activists...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 178–180.
Published: 01 February 2018
... public performance and how they turned to radio airwaves to enhance the performance of their testimonials and to broaden their message. They successfully disrupted the functioning of the government and of the regional economy. While this cost them the support of small businesses, APPO activists connected...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 560–562.
Published: 01 August 2017
... women, opens up new ground for analyzing the overwrought partisan texts that shaped how Catholic activists interpreted the revolution as well as their own sense of righteous outrage. Stephen Andes's contribution shows how the Mexican Catholics' sense of besiegement led activists such as the peripatetic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 175–176.
Published: 01 February 2017
... official narrative of female activists mobilized by men by considering how politically plural groups of women organized in 1959 and 1960 to articulate women's rights as part of the revolutionary project. In this way, she argues that anti-Batista female activists evolved from women as urban protesters, who...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 190–192.
Published: 01 February 2015
... excavates a series of stories that link Chile and the United States, showing how the actions of states, workers, agricultural elites, technocrats, and political activists of all stripes shaped the history of both countries, particularly the grape-producing regions of Chile's Central Valley and California...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 564–566.
Published: 01 August 2018
...A. Ricardo López-Pedreros In the 1970s, a variety of social actors got together—peasants, urban squatters, Catholic Church activists, community organizers, and union leaders—to make demands on the state through civil strikes. The national government responded to such demands with multiple forms...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 175–176.
Published: 01 February 2015
... efforts. The activist perspective will provide probing insights to scholars, and the fluid text will work well for classroom adoption. The editors of the Narrating Native Histories series at Duke University Press are to be congratulated for making this important work available to a broad audience...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 548–549.
Published: 01 August 2015
... elegant and insightful foreword, Gutiérrez Aguilar “acquired a quasi-legendary status there as an intense, brilliant activist and radical intellectual” whose solidarity networks extended into Central America's concurrent liberation struggles (p. ix). As veteran activist and friendly critic of Bolivia's...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 694–696.
Published: 01 November 2015
... handful of colorful anecdotes about the labor activists' lack of diplomatic etiquette. Glitches like this one open the gate to larger problems, since it is precisely the centrality of organized labor in postwar democracy in Latin America that made Peronism particularly attractive. An exploration of the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 396–398.
Published: 01 May 2019
... years between 1976 and 1980, when many USAC students fortified ties with the poor, some students took sides in the divided revolutionary movement, state violence surpassed what everyone thought possible, and activists politicized funerals in what Vrana terms “ funereal flânerie ” (p. 210). A coda gives...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 542–544.
Published: 01 August 2018
... male artists, intellectuals, activists, and ordinary citizens in the past and present await further treatment in their full range and diversity, including the ways in which they challenge binary frameworks of race-blind/race-centric alternatives. While Benson powerfully critiques an ineffective...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2009) 89 (1): 41–72.
Published: 01 February 2009
... negative connotations of dirtiness, laziness, and backwardness — was a purposeful act. Indigenous activists adopted the term in the 1970s, challenged to do so by Q’eqchi’ intellectual Antonio Pop Caal in his December 1972 article in the journal La Semana, “Replica del indio a una disertación ladina...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2009) 89 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 February 2009
...-Brazilian consumers who had limited understand- ing of this “neocolonialist publicity campaign.” Only the participants, includ- ing a small group of young activists linked to the emerging black movement, contested the alleged lack of authenticity of soul music. They noted that other cultural products...