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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (4): 785–786.
Published: 01 November 1970
...George M. Foster In spite of these brakes on progress, there is increasingly successful adaptation to the opportunities of the outside world. An encouragement to this adaptation is the declining belief in the guardianship of the ancestors. Younger men, rather than the old and conservative...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (1): 163–165.
Published: 01 February 1969
... articles on problems of individual islands. Copyright 1969 by Duke University Press 1969 The Democratic Revolution in the West Indies. Studies in Nationalism, Leadership, and the Belief in Progress . Edited by Bell Wendell . Cambridge, Mass. , 1967 . Schenkman Publishing Company...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (2): 336–337.
Published: 01 May 2018
...James N. Green Brazil in Transition: Beliefs, Leadership, and Institutional Change . By Alston Lee J. , Melo Marcus André , Mueller Bernardo , and Pereira Carlos . The Princeton Economic History of the Western World . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2016...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (1): 159–161.
Published: 01 February 2023
...Peter C. B. Sorensen Religion in Sixteenth-Century Mexico: A Guide to Aztec and Catholic Beliefs and Practices . By Cheryl Claassen and Laura Ammon . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2022 . Photographs. Maps. Figures. Tables. Appendixes. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (1): 63–94.
Published: 01 February 2017
... and belief by increasing the number and authority of secular clerics. The reassertion of parochial authority led to discord and racial difference between brotherhood members and church officials contributed to the conflict's intensification in a period marked by elite anxiety resulting from gradual and final...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 573–604.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Histórico del Estado de Tlaxcala, is probably the earliest dated Nahuatl document known to date. This essay, apart from transcribing and translating this brief, important testimony that deals with the extirpation of old beliefs, sets the text in the wider social, political, and religious context...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (1): 63–95.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Ann S. Blum Abstract The belief that children should earn their keep is one of the most significant differences between past and present concepts of childhood. This article examines child labor in Mexico City during the 1920s and 1930s, a period of rapid change in ideas about children’s economic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (2): 223–256.
Published: 01 May 2018
... modernist development, moves beyond the existing literature that assumes that outside political, economic, and technical elites impose modernist development projects like dams on communities from above. I argue that Cochabambinos' continued enchantment with the Misicuni dam project owed to the belief...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (3): 497–498.
Published: 01 August 1976
... constitutes a remarkably explicit and well-considered approach to the ethnography of belief. Hinshaw takes pains to define “belief” and ancillary constructs, and he describes the methods that he employed in studying beliefs. Utilizing the corpus of belief propositions recorded by Tax, and elaborating on Tax’s...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (4): 789–790.
Published: 01 November 1996
... explore how native belief systems met Christianity on the uneven ground produced by military conquest, demographic collapse, economic exploitation, and social disorientation. The beliefs thereby often gave of themselves a strong accounting heretofore unsuspected, and revised long-accepted views...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (1): 115–116.
Published: 01 February 1992
... belief solely derived from European ideas, with no significant debt to the Aztecs? Was it a blessing that the Aztecs were wiped out? A multitude of controversies is assembled in this dramatic, thoroughly entertaining defense of the Aztecs; and in the process Ortiz de Montellano presents a public health...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (3): 509–510.
Published: 01 August 1972
... and detailed account of the religious beliefs of a South American tropical forest people in existence: the quantity and richness of the data alone puts the work in a class of its own. Reichel-Dolmatoff has clearly gotten the most out of his informant, and has produced a landmark in South American ethnography...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (3): 531–534.
Published: 01 August 2014
... for past human rights violations, and increased weaponry and budgets (p. 97). But do mission beliefs and providing “predictability for patrols” provide compelling explanations for the reluctance or disposition of Ecuadorean and Peruvian military forces to perform certain types of missions? A senior...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (3): 557–558.
Published: 01 August 2012
... and cultural studies. Yet, the question of how to study and interpret miracles, shrines, hagiography, visions, and such expressions of faith did not seem to interest many US and Mexican historians until recently. Calibrating belief is a difficult task, given the subjectivity and intimacy of the experience...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1990) 70 (3): 492.
Published: 01 August 1990
... roots of messianism, the transference of religious beliefs and traditions to Brazil through the medium of Portuguese colonizers and church representatives in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, and the manifestation of those beliefs and traditions in the messianic movements of the nineteenth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (1): 157–159.
Published: 01 February 1993
... and cultural universe—of seventeenth-century rural Peru through records from idolatry inspections carried out by clerics in the archbishopric of Lima. Religion in the Andes is a history of interlaced accounts. It includes the sacred beliefs and practices held by the Incas, the Andean peoples...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (4): 680–681.
Published: 01 November 1993
... Aztec history requires a grasp of Aztec religion, since the belief system so strongly influenced the form, if not the motivation, for so many events. Both these subjects—Aztec history and belief system—are complex and difficult for nonspecialists to grasp; both benefit from Townsend’s sure handling...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (3): 468–471.
Published: 01 August 1968
... of the indigenous preconquest tradition. Diego Rivera, Miss Edwards’ former teacher, inspired the coauthors to make a historical survey of Mexican murals, for “he was convinced that the people of Mexico have always painted their walls. This work was undertaken to illustrate his belief” (p. xi). This belief...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1963) 43 (3): 446–448.
Published: 01 August 1963
... del Paraguay has some gaps and some small mistakes. On some occasions the author seems to share the common misconception that because in Paraguay the people use an Indian language most of the folklore beliefs are of Indian origin. One point in case is Perurimá, a “pícaro” of the Paraguayan folklore...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (2): 341–343.
Published: 01 May 2020
... decades after the greatest works of Nahua missionary ethnography (such as Bernardino de Sahagún's Florentine Codex) had been completed, Ruiz de Alarcón, who was a creole priest, documented native practices and beliefs that were still deeply rooted in the precontact Mesoamerican worldview. Although he...