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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 734–736.
Published: 01 November 2016
... concluding chapter extends the story into the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Spatially, the chapters of Indigenous Intellectuals move back and forth between Mexico and the Andes: from central Mexico (chapters 2, 5, and 6) and Oaxaca (chapter 4) to Lima and Cuzco (chapters 1, 3, and 10) and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 389–391.
Published: 01 May 2016
... socialist perspective (p. 3). The book contains six chapters, in which Rivero refers to different types of televised “spectacles.” In chapter 1, Rivero explores the legislation that regulated broadcasting prior to television. Chapter 2 explains how achievements in TV technology, business, and production...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2007) 87 (3): 628.
Published: 01 August 2007
... Christopher Tomlins, in his chapter of the book, “seems unaware of Patricia Seed’s work.” However, Tomlins does cite Seed’s work in a footnote. doi 10.1215/00182168-2007-037 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 347–349.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Antropología e Historia–Mayapán and Economic Foundations of Mayapán projects, doctoral dissertations, and licenciatura theses. The book comprises nine chapters. Chapters 1 (“Archaeological Investigations of an Ancient Urban Place”) and 2 (“Politics and Monumental Legacies”) set the backdrop against which...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 396–397.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Scientific Missions” (chapters 1 to 4), “International Cooperation, Foreign Aid, and Academic Mobility” (chapters 5 to 7), “Politicization versus Professionalization?” (chapters 8 to 10), and “The Contraction of Academic Autonomy” (chapters 11 to 13). Section 1 offers an intriguing panorama of milestones...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 540–541.
Published: 01 August 2015
... analysis is organized thematically rather than chronologically, with chapters covering topics that span the time period. As a result, there is some overlap between chapters, but this potential drawback is far outweighed by what each chapter accomplishes. The first three chapters explore what it was like...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 151–153.
Published: 01 February 2017
... figure in, or as, theory here, and no Peruvian is treated as a theorist. Instead, in each chapter a big name of theory is brought to bear on a reality named Peru, including Alexis de Tocqueville (chapter 2, by Alberto Vergara), Albert O. Hirschman (chapter 3, by José Carlos Orihuela), James C. Scott...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 386–388.
Published: 01 May 2016
... rather is created, enacted, and negotiated by people making claims to it in surprising spaces and practices of everyday life. The thoughtfully conceived and well-written introductory chapter further contextualizes the volume within past and current approaches to citizenship (including an overview of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 377–379.
Published: 01 May 2015
... economic impact of immigration, government fiscal policy, the political structure, and the effects of economic decline on the population's sets of beliefs. All 14 chapters of the book are worth reading, because each adds something novel to the understanding of the country's 1980s slowdown. There are...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 149–151.
Published: 01 February 2019
... conference at Dumbarton Oaks that asked participants to present research that challenged accepted economic models for understanding “ancient” economies in the New World (typically characterized by economists as less complex than those in the Old World). The resulting chapters offer a revisionist perspective...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 319–320.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Antropología Social , 2015 . Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. 353 pp. Paper . Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 In their introduction to the chapters collected in this volume, the editors give an astute summary of the contradictory ways in which liberalism was...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 756–758.
Published: 01 November 2016
... considering similar questions. Stanfield's account follows a fairly conventional periodization: the early national period (chapter 2), the turn of the twentieth century (chapter 3), the flapper era (chapter 4), the rise of the Liberal government (chapter 5), the era of intense violence and genocide known...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 534–535.
Published: 01 August 2017
... often horrendous practices, worthy of a television series like Criminal Minds . The ritual violence of sacrifice explored in 15 separate chapters includes exsanguination, strangulation, slaying, butchering, possible poisoning, live burial, heart ablation, defleshing, dismemberment, forced joint...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 160–161.
Published: 01 February 2016
... of three centuries, promoted ideal Christian virtues and education for women, enforced expectations for their marriage or seclusion, and insisted on their religious conformity. Each of the six topical chapters investigates the Iberian origins of church practices related to a particular aspect of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 145–146.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Erika R. Hosselkus McDonough first profiles colonial grammarian and Jesuit priest Antonio del Rincón (chapter 1) and colonial Tlaxcalan historian don Juan Buenaventura Zapata y Mendoza (chapter 2). As perhaps the only indigenous Jesuit priest in New Spain's history, Rincón is a fascinating...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 354–356.
Published: 01 May 2019
... population center” (p. 3). Developed over the course of ten chapters, The Death of Aztec Tenochtitlan, the Life of Mexico City explores how the transition of the city is registered in artifacts of cultural production—literary texts, manuscript and printed histories, illustrations, pictorial documents...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 357–359.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Adrian Masters In seven brief chapters, José Carlos de la Puente Luna achieves a triumph of research, analysis, and prose. Though he might have reflected more on the decrees that these Indians shaped and the ramifications of these policies, his work is superb. He makes novel use of canonical...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 503–504.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Mark Lentz This volume will be useful to scholars from a wide variety of disciplines and, with a few exceptions, for undergraduates in the college classroom. Authors of some chapters do not define a few terms familiar to specialists but not to a broader audience. Specialists will also do well to...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 721–723.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Paul Gootenberg In books about chocolate and sugar, it is customary to laud each chapter as a real treat. Indeed, this book proves how exceptionally well historical archaeologists and anthropologists write, one stilted exception aside, with evocative detail, beautifully construed narratives, and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 745–746.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Mexican history. A closer look at two main arguments illuminates the book's strengths and deficiencies. First, Radio in Revolution argues that “radio technologies were crucial to certain attempts to centralize state power in Mexico during the late Porfiriato” (p. 4). Chapter 1 states that the...