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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 671–673.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Helen Cowie Centering Animals in Latin American History . Edited by Few Martha and Tortorici Zeb . Foreword by Fudge Erica . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2013 . Photographs. Illustrations. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiv, 391 pp. Paper , $26.95 . Copyright © 2015...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2012) 92 (1): 5–39.
Published: 01 February 2012
... agropastoral district in the northwest quadrant of the basin, with pueblos de indios , haciendas, and ranchos as its neighbors. The drainage curtailed everyone’s access to and usufruct of land and water for cultivation and animal husbandry in this district by diminishing their access to these inputs. However...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 95–129.
Published: 01 February 2017
... coalition challenged this open-door policy, culminating with the 1969 nationalization of Gulf Oil's properties by the military regime of Alfredo Ovando Candía. Ironically, though, the nationalization was driven partly by the same conservative logic that had animated the MNR's liberalization, in that Ovando...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 613–649.
Published: 01 November 2017
... animated national discourses around education were felt (and acted upon) locally. The article analyzes detailed responses submitted by priests to an 1885 archiepiscopal questionnaire on schooling in their parishes. Although some priests reported vehement opposition to teaching doctrine on the part of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2012) 92 (4): 603–635.
Published: 01 November 2012
... political circumstances (the Mex- ican Revolution, the two World Wars) also exercised a tremendous impact. The United States imported live animals exclusively from its two neighbors, Canada and Mexico, while applying tariffs to keep its doors closed to cattle and meat from South America. US cattle...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2010) 90 (1): 3–39.
Published: 01 February 2010
.... Monardes’s Historia medicinal is notable for its scope and complexity, covering, among other things, medicinal plants and animal products that were sent to him from throughout Latin America over the course of several years. I will first look briefly at Monardes’s biography so as to better situate the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 147–149.
Published: 01 February 2018
.... German farming communities' rural isolation only reinforced the polyglot of dialects that characterized this German utopia. Meanwhile, cultural and political divisions animated the many Germanophone newspapers published in the cities. Those newspapers are a critical resource. They reveal a flow of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 534–535.
Published: 01 August 2017
... north coast of Peru, from the La Leche valley south to the Huarmey valley. Most chapters treat humans, animals, and objects as offering sacrifices, foundation sacrifices, and retainer sacrifices in protracted liturgies that established the interaction between the living and the dead. The exception is...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 707–709.
Published: 01 November 2014
... inventories available for the period represents a major contribution. Ownership of animals was broadly diffused throughout the society, but only a few owned high numbers of animals in what was a most forbidding physical environment for ranching. Slavery was used most heavily by the middle sectors of rural...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 129–131.
Published: 01 February 2018
... the subject. In accord with the declared objective of the volume, the author has avoided dwelling on the specific debates that have animated the field in the last few years (which may be appropriate for journal articles or monographs but not for general works like this one) and, concurrently, has also...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 367–369.
Published: 01 May 2018
.... Bibliography. Index. xv, 320 pp. Paper , $29.95 . Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 Clifford Geertz famously wrote that “man is an animal suspended in webs of significance he himself has spun.” Acts of meaning making always occur in the context of particular historical systems shot through with...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 373–374.
Published: 01 May 2018
... criticisms aside, this book is a welcome and much-needed addition to existing scholarship on cattle ranching in the Americas and will be of broader interest to agricultural, environmental, and social historians interested in understanding historical relationships between people, animals, and the land. For...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 716–718.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., involving shipwrecks, overland expeditions, wars, and wild animals, alternate in Knivet's narrative. A man of quickly shifting fortunes, Knivet had kept for himself a treasure chest of Spanish silver that he had found in the sacked Jesuit college in Santos. But things turned badly when, in the frigid Strait...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 151–152.
Published: 01 February 2019
... figurines; Inomata on worked sherds, spindle whorls, and grinding stones; Inomata and Markus Eberl on stone ornaments; Harriet Beaubien on ceramic laminates; Inomata and Kitty Emery on bone and shell artifacts; and Emery on animal remains. Additional chapters discuss ecological data (by David Lentz, Brian...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 564–565.
Published: 01 August 2017
... work it,” a position that later animated the national revolution in the 1950s, in order to distribute almost 500 individual plots to Guarayo Indians. However, in the end this measure had little impact because the Guarayos abandoned their plots to escape the carai's abuses. García Jordán goes on to...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 501–502.
Published: 01 August 2014
... which ordinary people who lived on the outskirts of the royal complex were required to support the center — through provisioning with maize flour and animal protein. In a world of emphatically materialized social differentiation and relentless political ranking, there would seem to have been no space...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 353–355.
Published: 01 May 2015
.... Middle classes contributed to donativos in wheat, yerba maté , animals, jewelry, and specie. These gifts could vary from as much as a few dozen pesos to thousands of pesos, showing the diverse resources and social status of the donors. Thus, late colonial donativos provided a new opportunity for broad...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 363–365.
Published: 01 May 2015
..., along with the ethnographies elaborated during his fieldwork in the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s. Cook describes how prior to the reforma agraria , different sizes and types (communal and private) of land were allocated for subsistence agriculture and animal husbandry in all communities except Xaagá and San...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 723–725.
Published: 01 November 2017
... obsidian sources supplied what percentage of the stone-tool inventory, what proportion of meat came from what animals, when and where slingstones were stashed in the community. However, it is comparative discussion that gives a sense of daily life and community social organization. Some archaeologists...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 725–726.
Published: 01 November 2017
... understanding the saint's entry onto colonial Andean soil in the sixteenth century. Part 2, “The Apocalyptic Francis in the New World,” details the cultural appeal that avian creatures, both animal and anthropomorphic, held in the Andes prior to the Spanish invasion. Chapter 3, “The Birdmen of the Andes,” sets...