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Hispanic American Historical Review (1951) 31 (4): 720–722.
Published: 01 November 1951
...Roscoe R. Hill Federal Records of World War II . Vol. I, Civilian Agencies; Vol. II, Military Agencies . The National Archives . [ Publications Nos. 51-7 and 51-8 .] ( Washington : Government Printing Office , 1951 . Pp. xii , 1073 , 1061 . Index. Paper . $2.50 per volume...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (1): 203–205.
Published: 01 February 1970
...Alan K. Manchester Civilian-Military Relations in Brazil, 1889-1898 . By Hahner June E. . Columbia , 1969 . University of South Carolina Press . Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xiii , 232 . $7.95 . Copyright 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 On November 15, 1889...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (3): 548–549.
Published: 01 August 1980
... civilian democracy to military-backed authoritarian rule focuses on the 1960s and 1970s, when the urban guerrilla movement of the Tupamaros made violence a part of daily life through killings, kidnappings, and robberies, and engendered increasing military intervention. Until the 1970s, Uruguay enjoyed...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (2): 149–165.
Published: 01 May 1967
... the Brazilian armed forces had overthrown the empire and seized control of the government, a leading civilian and Paulista assumed the presidency. His coming to power ended a period of military incidents and uprisings and initiated one of freedom from overt military interference which would extend far...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (3): 471–505.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Bryan Pitts Abstract In 1978, as striking metalworkers, students, and a revitalized political opposition challenged the Brazilian military regime from without, a stunning rebellion by the regime’s civilian allies in São Paulo undermined it from within. Dealing the regime a shocking political defeat...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (2): 303–330.
Published: 01 May 2012
... in Paraguay, the victory celebrations also stressed the theme of peacetime demobilization and the return of the troops to their civilian roles and identities. Such demobilization would reduce or eliminate the potential political role of the veterans, drawn overwhelmingly from the country’s working-class...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (3): 437–469.
Published: 01 August 2012
...James N. Green Abstract Several thousand students joined small clusters of soldiers, workers, and others in revolutionary opposition to the Brazilian civilian-military dictatorship that came to power in 1964 and controlled the government for two decades. Operating underground, these left-wing...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (1): 103–106.
Published: 01 February 1965
... work with skill, imagination, and daring. He also has the clarity of vision to trust his own analysis of the past sufficiently to offer a hard-headed guess about the future: The reason I make a fuss about this point is that Johnson, as I have said, uses civilian inefficacy to explain military...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (3): 558–560.
Published: 01 August 1981
... Potash published his excellent study of the Argentine army during the 1930s and early 1940s. Now, eleven years later, he has completed its long-awaited sequel, which begins with the rise of Juan Perón in 1945 and ends with the coup that displaced civilian president Arturo Frondizi in 1962. The book...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (1): 126–128.
Published: 01 February 2014
... for the less than smooth transition to civilian supremacy over the military as well as other aspects of military policy. There is no question that civil-military relations at the local level did not reflect the image the national leadership, both military and political, attempted to convey to the general...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (2): 335–336.
Published: 01 May 1993
... are common to all Latin American armies, but several are unique to Mexico: “that an army of civilian origin defeated an established army, and that both Mexico’s political and military leadership after 1920 were products of a shared revolutionary experience” (p. 7); and that the Mexican Revolution brought...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (1): 163–165.
Published: 01 February 1972
..., and 1961 coups and coup attempts, because after it succeeded the generals declined to turn the government over to civilians as they had done in the past. In so doing they altered, perhaps permanently, the rules of the game. The fluctuations that produced such a basic change in Brazilian politics...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (3): 570–572.
Published: 01 August 2012
..., Navarro highlights how the military threatened the stability and consolidation of civilian government until the early 1950s. Even then, a key point in getting the military to desist from seeking to govern was that it was deliberately delegated the less public, yet very powerful, domains of intelligence...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (1): 207–208.
Published: 01 February 2007
...Lesley Gill The collection addresses ongoing debates about the nature and viability of neoliberal democracy in Latin America. By the end of the book, it is difficult to escape the conclusion that although the return of civilian rule freed working-class Chileans from the political repression...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (3): 391–417.
Published: 01 August 1979
... nationalism as a guiding doctrine of officers educated at the Centro de Altos Estudios Militares (CAEM), and rising hostility of officers toward civilian political leaders. Some suggest a hazily defined “leftward drift” of the officer class toward a neo-Marxist, corporatist position on socioeconomic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (3): 537–538.
Published: 01 August 1997
... allows him to reveal the military side of the profession’s relations with the rest of society, its place in modern Argentine history. The present volume carries the saga of Argentine military-civilian relations from the ouster of Arturo Frondizi in 1962 up to the point when the aging Juan Perón...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (4): 744–746.
Published: 01 November 1977
...Warren Dean The author draws important conclusions from this inglorious raw material. The rebels were agonized by the clear inability of civilian politicians to carry out the spirit of the Constitution of 1891. Contradictorily charged by that Constitution with its defense, as well as the defense...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (1): 218–219.
Published: 01 February 2000
... that shape military decision-making and behavior, and the book blends multiple levels of analysis into a balanced picture. The author dis-aggregates components of military national security doctrines and finds both continuity and change since the transitions to civilian rule, as well as national variations...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (3): 626–627.
Published: 01 August 1983
... The origins of military conservatism and radicalism, the socioeconomic and political impacts of various types of military and civilian regimes, and the subordination of the military to civilian authority form the core themes of this work. The focus is primarily on post–World War II developments...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1974) 54 (1): 146–148.
Published: 01 February 1974
... of intervention is limited to coups, the author dismisses charges of military interference in politics all too easily. In a discussion of the pre-coup situation in 1948, quotation marks are placed around the word “civilian” in a reference to charges of military interference in civilian politics, but do...