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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (3): 574–575.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Isaac Campos Deborah Toner is clear that the book is not meant to be “a comprehensive social history of drinking” but is instead focused on “ideas about drinking, drinkers, drunkenness, and alcoholism that shaped debates about the nation as they were articulated by the political and lettered...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (1): 146–147.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Stefan Pohl-Valero Alcohol in Latin America: A Social and Cultural History . Edited by Pierce Gretchen and Toxqui Áurea . Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2014 . Maps. Figures. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. ix, 306 pp. Cloth , $60.00 . Copyright © 2015 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (4): 709–710.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Deborah Toner Distilling the Influence of Alcohol: Aguardiente in Guatemalan History . Edited by Carey David Jr. Foreword by Taylor William B. . Gainesville : University Press of Florida , 2012 . Photographs. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Glossary. Index. xi, 212 pp. Cloth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (1): 129–130.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Bernard R. Ortiz De Montellano Alcohol in Ancient Mexico . By Bruman Henry J. . Foreword by Furst Peter . Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press , 2000 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Figures. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliographies. Index . xii , 158 pp. Cloth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (4): 643–671.
Published: 01 November 1980
... by Duke University Press 1980 Studies on drinking customs and practices in a number of eighteenth and early nineteenth-century American and European cities all underline the importance of alcoholic beverages and taverns in the lives of the poor. The works on the lower classes of London, Paris...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (2): 329–330.
Published: 01 May 1997
...Gina Hames Overall, the book is a much-needed addition to the study of women and alcohol in an international context. The author's careful exploration of the role of gender complementarity within a patriarchal structure and her examination of women’s power, not only in economic and social...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 721–723.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., by Guido Pezzarossi, concerns “sugar, alcohol, and biopolitics in colonial Guatemala.” Somewhat at odds with the agency acting up elsewhere in the book, he links Michel Foucault's well-trodden concept of biopower to documents and archaeological artifacts that relate to colonial authorities' control over...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (2): 392–393.
Published: 01 May 2000
... on the Sociedad Luz, an organization of the Socialist Party dedicated to the education of workers, Dora Barrancos uncovered similar concerns. With the same passion that they demanded better industrial hygiene, leaders such as Angel Giménez also campaigned for moderation in the consumption of alcohol...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1971) 51 (2): 336–355.
Published: 01 May 1971
.... 26 Juan de Solórzano y Pereira, Política indiana (Buenos Aires, 5 vols., 1930), I, 166. 25 Simpson, The Encomienda in New Spain (1950 ed.), p. 152. 24 Zorita, Life and Labor in Ancient Mexico , pp. 216-217. 23 Ruth Bunzel, “The Role of Alcoholism in Two Central American...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (1): 63–92.
Published: 01 February 2020
... stereotypes of poor and indigenous populations, leading people to make misguided linkages between the high incidence of typhus within those populations and their supposed moral shortcomings, particularly their susceptibility to the vice of alcoholism. These characterizations were not confined to popular...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (2): 387–389.
Published: 01 May 2015
.... According to these sources, time in the tropics resulted in “ ‘intense enervation,’ ” which “ ‘starts a craving for stimulants and induces habits of alcoholism’ while also tending ‘to relax the mental and moral fiber’ ” (p. 23). The discovery of vitamin D and germ theory undermined physical fears...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (4): 529–553.
Published: 01 November 1992
... and countryside, see “Siempre el alcohol,” El Correo , Nov. 8, 1905, p. 1. 31 On Hidalgo del Parral, see Borrador de Acuerdos del Avuntamiento—1900: Sesión ordinaria del día 21 de abril de 1900, AM, caja 1900 Legislatión. On the Tolerance Regulation in Chihuahua City, see “En el ayuntamiento,” El Correo...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1985) 65 (2): 255–277.
Published: 01 May 1985
... required some form of redistribution for services rendered. As one traveler to Bolivia in the late nineteenth century remarked: “There is a prevalent custom of giving alcohol to the Indian on all fiesta days, on the breaking-in of animals, at commencement of sowing, reaping, etc. Failing this the Indian...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (3): 531–532.
Published: 01 August 2009
..., prostitution became labeled as work rather than deviance. The government relied on the port for income and was reluctant to interfere in the daily activities of residents. Because the government derived so much income from the sale of alcohol in the port due to the state liquor monopoly, it was leery...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (3): 613–614.
Published: 01 August 1969
... strongly autobiographical in content and tone. He was, as he often said, a poor mulatto of humble origins, destined, it would seem, to sickness, debts, and misery. His attempts to drown his sorrows led to alcoholism, the mental hospital, and to an untimely death at only 41 years of age. For many years...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1985) 65 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 February 1985
..., Los gallos peleados , covers the years between 1911 and 1940, a period during which a number of individuals—the subjects of this volume—responded to marginalization, caused by socioeconomic change, “with reactions as varied as unlawful behavior, alcoholism, prostitution, insanity, suicide, and worker...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1974) 54 (3): 547–548.
Published: 01 August 1974
... to alcoholism. These observations are undoubtedly true, but Fromm and Maccoby tell us that political leaders tend to be older men who own ejido land (only 26 percent of adult men own such land), that alcoholism is most prevalent among poor ejido holders (men suffering from downward mobility), while common...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (3): 599–600.
Published: 01 August 2016
... States received alcohol during Prohibition, Mexican rebels received guns and ammunition. Such informal economies are still part of the US-Mexican borderlands today. The author demonstrates how smuggling activities had great costs on both sides of the border, such as violent encounters with Texas Rangers...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (4): 765–767.
Published: 01 November 2017
... (as opposed to polygamous) relationships, that proper education emphasized Anglo-American values (and thus eschewed Tohono O'odham language and culture), and that gambling and alcohol should be removed from Indian communities. Following these assimilative practices, in turn, resulted in strengthening...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (2): 376–378.
Published: 01 May 2006
... or coercion, became consumers and distributors of the mainstays of everyday life, especially food and alcohol. Their participation in the growing metropolitan economy led to great economic and social differentiation within, as well as across, ethnic groups. It also led to the establishment of what Mangan...