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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 337–339.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Mary Miller Politics of the Maya Court: Hierarchy and Change in the Late Classic Period . By Jackson Sarah E. . Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2013 . Photographs. Maps. Figures. Tables. Appendix. Bibliography. Index. xviii, 173 pp. Cloth , $26.95 . Mortuary Landscapes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2008) 88 (2): 302–303.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Experience among the Classic Maya. By stephen houston, david stuart, and karl taube. Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Series in Latin American and Latino Art and Culture. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2006. Photographs. Illustrations. Bibliography. Index. 324 pp. Cloth, $55.00. The Memory of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2001) 81 (2): 347–351.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Rex Koontz Mesoamerica's Classic Heritage: From Teotihuacan to the Aztecs. Edited by davíd carrasco et al. Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2000. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Index. xvii, 559 pp. Cloth, $49.95. 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 HAHR 81.2-06 Book...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 298–300.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Patricia A. McAnany The site of La Corona, which provides the case study for this book, is proving to be a highly influential place in terms of refining our understanding of Classic-period statecraft among royal courts. Not the largest court by far, however, La Corona seems to have played an...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2004) 84 (2): 337–340.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra Romans in a New World: Classical Models in Sixteenth-Century Spanish America. By david a. lupher. History, Languages, and Cultures of the Spanish and Portuguese Worlds. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press,2003. Notes. Index. Bibliography. iv, 440 pp. Cloth, $59.50...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 366–368.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Styliane Philippou Urban Space as Heritage in Late Colonial Cuba: Classicism and Dissonance on the Plaza de Armas of Havana, 1754–1828 . By Niell Paul . Latin American and Caribbean Arts and Culture . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2015 . Plates. Maps. Figures. Notes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2010) 90 (3): 455–488.
Published: 01 August 2010
... constitución—the classical institution of dictatorship. Concomitantly, the concept of caudillismo and the intellectual formation of government leaders are revisited. Frequently veiled to eyes in search for Latin America's modernity, a coherent set of doctrines—most of them rooted in the Law of Nature and the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 99–101.
Published: 01 February 2013
... Catholic school. She completed her education in a gymnasium, which gave her a remarkable ground- ing in Latin and Greek that she would draw upon for the rest of her career. She studied classics and history at Goethe-­Universität Frankfurt, deepening her study of philology under the tutelage of the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 501–502.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Stasis is not a word that can be applied to the archaeology of the classic Maya lowlands. Throughout the latter part of the twentieth century archaeologists heatedly debated whether late classic Maya society (ca. 600–800 BCE) could be classified as having achieved statehood, whether its governmental...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 503–504.
Published: 01 August 2018
... be the last word on the matter but instead ought to point scholars in new directions as they call into question Maya ethnicity as a static, permanent condition in other contexts. Part 2 shifts to archaeological interpretations of ethnic divergence in the Classic period, with close attention to...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 124–126.
Published: 01 February 2018
... observes that Spaniards were expressing interest in Roman ruins just as Spain was commencing its own imperial expansion, an awareness that provided the Spanish with a classical lens through which they could understand and describe the inhabitants of the Americas; it also provided models that they could...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 713–714.
Published: 01 November 2018
...David Tavárez In a shift to western Mesoamerica, Christopher Beekman examines transitions in the ceremonial architecture of the Tequila valleys of central Jalisco between the Late Formative and the Early Classic period. Beekman first introduces the arrangement and use of shaft tombs by members...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 315–316.
Published: 01 May 2014
... references brought into the analyses include classical authors, of course, as well as Miguel de Cervantes, Luis de Góngora, and Félix Lope de Vega, among others. In part 1, for example, Cervantes's Sansón Carrasco and Don Quixote are the focus of Frederick A. de Armas's essay on myths of power, with...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 151–152.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Sarah E. Jackson Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 The ancient Maya city of Aguateca, Guatemala, is an extraordinary archaeological site. Around AD 810, this settlement was attacked and the central part of the city burned, a casualty of the fractious Late Classic period (ca. AD...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 117–118.
Published: 01 February 2018
... volume aim to correct these outdated views, providing evidence for the existence of Classic Maya marketplaces while describing a combination of new and old methods for their identification. A key unifying theme of the case studies is the focus on the identification of marketplace locations within Classic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 549–552.
Published: 01 August 2016
... particular historical conjunctures. On the other hand, he had few rivals as far as familiarity with classical philosophical and political texts, constitutional law, and the history of European political ideas went, the product, in part, of the training he received in Rome in the 1960s. His classes on...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 153–155.
Published: 01 February 2016
... landscape depressions is a distinctive feature of the early colonial period in Yucatán and intimates more complexity in land rights than Quezada suggests. Quezada proposes that the fall of the centralized governance structure of Terminal Classic Chichén Itzá allowed the “resurgence of lineages, or clans...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 300–302.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Late Preclassic and Classic Maya, and two deal with highland cultures of the Classic period at Teotihuacan and Cacaxtla. There is no discernible order to organization of essays in terms of region, chronology, or media. The volume coheres around the theme of craft production, a traditional topic of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 358–360.
Published: 01 May 2018
... colonial past with international classical and modern styles to convey the continuity of national tradition as well as progress and modernity, along with the government's intention to integrate the indigenous population, especially recent immigrants to the capital, into civilized society. O'Rourke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 516–518.
Published: 01 August 2018
... by Duke University Press 2018 The charge of cannibalism is a classic trope via which Europeans have historically legitimized imperialism. In recent decades, cannibalism has featured in critiques of anthropology and in acrimonious debates about when anthropophagy really happened and the expertise...