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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (3): 377–404.
Published: 01 August 1995
... a postmortem cesarean section was carried out. The order was meant to assure that living fetuses received baptism (which the Roman Catholic church considered an indispensable requirement for salvation) and to save them from being buried inside their mothers. 1 At the time, European monarchs generally were...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (2): 321–322.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Lisette Varón-Carvajal Baptism through Incision: The Postmortem Cesarean Operation in the Spanish Empire . By Martha Few , Zeb Tortorici , and Adam Warren . Latin American Originals . University Park : Pennsylvania State University Press , 2020 . Map. Figures. Notes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (4): 760–762.
Published: 01 November 2019
... the 1980s inaugurated an even more intrusive management regime bound up with cesarean sections. The rate of cesarean deliveries skyrocketed from 29 percent in 1985 to 45 percent in 2002, making Puerto Rico the country with the highest per capita rate in the Western world. Cesarean deliveries, while seen...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (4): 730–731.
Published: 01 November 2017
... and the geographical and spiritual frame of its reception, spread, and targeting by colonial officials; the precocious institution of postmortem cesareans and fetal baptism; and the battles over inoculation leading up to and in light of the Spanish-speaking world's (relative) embrace of the Jennerian method...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (2): 338–340.
Published: 01 May 2008
... particularly at the changes undergone by these celebrations from the “Cesarean fiesta” to the revolutionary “fiesta única,” the one and only national celebration, and didactic festivals throughout the nineteenth century. Marta Irurozqui analyzes the “hombres chacales en armas,” referring to the Aymaras who...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (1): 155–177.
Published: 01 February 1996
... Cesarean Sections in Puerto Rico and the Royal Cedula of 1804 JOSE c. rigau-perez 377 Profits, Prestige, and Persistence: Juan Fermin de Aycinena and the Spirit of Enterprise in the Kingdom of Guatemala RICHMOND F. brown 405 Book Reviews American Historical Association Session Summaries NO. 4 NOVEMBER 1995...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (4): 629–656.
Published: 01 November 2021
... worked in shifts around the clock, only requiring help from doctors when a parturient mother needed a cesarean or another emergency procedure. After a year in Pucro, Clavijo took a better position at the medium-sized Coposa Hospital, in her hometown of Llallagua. The cooperative hospital, funded...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (1): 91–122.
Published: 01 February 2019
... in sexual relations; presents divorce as a solution to marital troubles; treats adultery or infidelity as a legitimate way out; deals with the subject of abortion . . . ; includes actual scenes of labor, birth, and cesarean sections; contains any reference to birth control; subverts the real concept of sex...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (1): 1–153.
Published: 01 February 1996
... americanos en las Cortes de Cadiz: igualdad o independencia, reviewed, 72:424-25 Rigau-Perez, Jose G., The Introduction of Smallpox Vaccine in 1803 and the Adop­ tion of Immunization as a Government Function in Puerto Rico, 69:393-423; Surgery at the Service of Theology: Postmortem Cesarean Sections...