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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 734–736.
Published: 01 November 2016
... 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 (between those two...
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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
... 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
... 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 in the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 540–541.
Published: 01 August 2015
... 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 for ordinary...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 151–153.
Published: 01 February 2017
..., 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 (chapter 4, by Cecilia...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 386–388.
Published: 01 May 2016
... 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 individual...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 319–320.
Published: 01 May 2018
... 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 understood in nineteenth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 149–151.
Published: 01 February 2019
... 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 by...
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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 some...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 503–504.
Published: 01 August 2018
..., archaeology, epigraphy, and anthropology. This interdisciplinary anthology edited by Bethany J. Beyyette and Lisa J. LeCount makes a significant contribution to many subfields of Maya studies. Contributors' chapters include microlevel approaches to ethnicity, such as separate identities forming in neighboring...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 721–723.
Published: 01 November 2018
... essential fascinations with questions of knowledge, economy, symbolism, and gender. Martin Nesvig, one of the historians here, begins with a chapter on “hallucinogens and cultural memory,” about colonial use of peyote buttons, mushrooms, and morning glory seed, pre-Columbian ritual substances suppressed as...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 756–758.
Published: 01 November 2016
... 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 as La Violencia...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 534–535.
Published: 01 August 2017
... 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 relocation...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 160–161.
Published: 01 February 2016
..., 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 women's lives and traces the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 145–146.
Published: 01 February 2017
... the recovery and revitalization of Nahua culture and language in the present day. 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...
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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
... book's structure is simultaneously thematic and chronological. Chapter 1 outlines the book's key contributions and contents. Chapter 2 demonstrates that while judicial archives suggest top-down Spanish and Indian elite domination of Peruvian politics, indigenous communities also shaped the state through...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 128–129.
Published: 01 February 2018
... siglo XVIII (1958). Second, the book traces African social ties using marriage files in chapter 2. By specifically focusing on witness testimony, Borucki makes it very apparent that the shared experiences on the slave ship solidified familial networks that extended beyond the immediate family. Third...