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Hispanic American Historical Review (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 (2009) 89 (1): 179–180.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Michael Stone From Colony to Nation: Women Activists and the Gendering of Politics in Belize, 1912 – 1982 . By Macpherson Anne S. . Engendering Latin America . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2007 . Photographs. Maps. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xviii , 385 pp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (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 (2020) 100 (1): 190–191.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Larissa Rosa Corrêa Ambassadors of the Working Class: Argentina's International Labor Activists and Cold War Democracy in the Americas . By Ernesto Semán . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2017 . Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiii, 314 pp. Paper , $26.95 . Copyright...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (3): 559.
Published: 01 August 1980
...Michael J. Francis Chilean Voices: Activists Describe Their Experiences of the Popular Unity Period . By Henfrey Colin and Sorj Bernando . Atlantic Highlands, N.J. , 1977 . Humanities Press . Map. Illustrations. Chronology . Pp. 196 . Cloth. $13.00 . Paper. $8.25...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (1): 1–33.
Published: 01 February 2014
... a 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...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (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...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (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 11189972.
Published: 21 March 2024
...Marlen Rosas Abstract From the 1930s to the 1960s, Indigenous activists in Ecuador unsettled the prevailing paradigm of acculturation, practicing literacies that advanced their capacities for political mobilization around labor and land rights. Leaders on the haciendas of Cayambe allied...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (3): 437–469.
Published: 01 August 2012
... activists engaged in diverse efforts to organize an effective guerrilla opposition to the authoritarian regime. Within their ranks, some militants who had homosexual desires faced a hegemonic culture of the left that considered same-sex sexuality a reflection of “bourgeois decadence,” an immoral aberration...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (1): 63–95.
Published: 01 February 2011
... and social 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 (2022) 102 (2): 251–284.
Published: 01 May 2022
...—sex workers. The experiments served the purposes of the Guatemalan Revolution (1944–54), a democratizing moment when doctors and political leaders aimed to spur national regeneration. This essay argues that Guatemala's activist state was a critical enabling factor granting US researchers access...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (1): 202–204.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Stephen Ropp Perhaps the most valuable contribution Tate’s book makes to the existing literature on human rights is to show how evolving institutional cultures and identities within activist NGOs in developing countries such as Colombia may affect their choice of strategy and tactics. For while...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (4): 732–733.
Published: 01 November 2010
.... The book also serves as a kind of defense of the Ecuadorian Left. Rather than being paternalistic or assimilationist, Becker argues that leftists promoted ethnic ideals, identities, and rights in close concert with rural indigenous activists. To sustain these claims, Becker focuses attention on Ecuador’s...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (1): 178–180.
Published: 01 February 2018
... and 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 (2009) 89 (1): 41–72.
Published: 01 February 2009
... in the chronology of state violence in Guatemala, represented a turning point in the country’s bloody civil war that began in the 1960s. Death squads had been targeting activist leaders well before the 1978 killings, but the massacre in Panzós ratcheted up tensions and gave state violence a decidedly ethnic cast...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (2): 411–412.
Published: 01 May 2006
...; (3) Peruvian ideas of race fundamentally shaped bilingual education and multiculturalism; (4) contradictory actors participated in the construction of bilingualism, such as Quechua-speaking mothers who sought bilingual schools so that their children would learn Spanish, or mestizo activists who...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (1): 175–176.
Published: 01 February 2017
... 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 later mobilized...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (3): 495–526.
Published: 01 August 2023
... Digital Initiative. Other sources for this article included collections belonging to activists and liberationist clergy as well as state reports. 12. Adair, In Search of the Lost Decade , 46–87; Frens-String, Hungry for Revolution . On popular politics and everyday life during the Pinochet...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (4): 762–764.
Published: 01 November 2021
... by the interests of economic and political elites (p. 180). In the 1980s, Central American solidarity activists transformed this model into a unique and, in Todd's telling, highly effective form of activism. This “grassroots sistering” educated US residents about the conflicts that caused suffering in places like...