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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2004) 84 (1): 167–168.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Kyle Longley The Company They Kept: Migrants and the Politics of Gender in Caribbean Costa Rica, 1870-1960. By lara putnam. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2002. Photographs. Maps. Figures. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 303 pp. Cloth, $49.95. Paper, $19.95. 2004...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2006) 86 (3): 613–614.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Steve Striffler Bananas and Business: The United Fruit Company in Colombia, 1899-2000 . By marcelo bucheli. New York: New York University Press, 2005. Maps. Table. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xi, 241 pp. Cloth, $45.00. Duke University Press 2006 Book Reviews General...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2012) 92 (2): 392–394.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Mark Moberg Company Towns in the Americas: Landscape, Power, and Working-Class Communities . Edited by Dinius Oliver J. Vergara Angela . Athens, GA : University of Georgia Press , 2011 . Maps. Photographs. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiv, 241 pp. Paper , $24.95 . Copyright...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 728–729.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Jonathan Truitt The First Letter from New Spain: The Lost Petition of Cortés and His Company, June 20, 1519 . By Schwaller John F. . With Nader Helen . Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Series in Latin American and Latino Art and Culture . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2014...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2002) 82 (2): 257–290.
Published: 01 May 2002
...James P. Woodard 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Marketing Modernity: The J. Walter Thompson Company and North American Advertising in Brazil, 1929–1939 James P. Woodard In 1929 the J. Walter Thompson Company ( JWT), a leading North Ameri- can advertising agency, opened an...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2003) 83 (3): 598–599.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Mary Ann Mahony In the Shadows of State and Capital: The United Fruit Company, Popular Struggle, and Agrarian Restructuring in Ecuador, 1900–1995. By steve striffler. American Encounters/Global Interactions. Durham:Duke University Press, 2002. Maps. Tables. Bibliography. Index. xi, 242 pp. Cloth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2005) 85 (4): 732–733.
Published: 01 November 2005
...Andrés Regalsky The European Cable Companies in South America before the First World War. By jorma ahvenainen. Helsinki: Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia[The Finnish Academy of Science and Letters], 2004. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Notes. Index. 427 pp. Paper. 2005 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 649–679.
Published: 01 November 2014
...John Howard White Abstract In the mid-1970s, construction of the world's largest hydroelectric dam, Itaipú Binacional, on the Paraná River attracted thousands of migrants to the border of Brazil and Paraguay in search of employment. Single male workers found employment with the consortium companies...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2013) 93 (4): 585–620.
Published: 01 November 2013
... both the political sociability of working-class families and their language of rights. Drawing on a variety of sources, such as trade-union journals, the left-wing press, major national newspapers, company documents, official records, and memoirs of labor militants, the essay contends that the great...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 459–492.
Published: 01 August 2015
... enable me to rethink the role of United Fruit Company workers in staging an event that brought the Honduran worker into being as a new political subject. The fact that every photograph is its own certificate of a that-was-there can be drawn upon to radically historicize moments when the shutter opened to...
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Published: 01 February 2017
Figure 1. Zones created by the 1955 oil code. Map by the author, based on “El gobierno promulgó el Código del Petróleo,” La Nación (La Paz), 27 Oct. 1955, p. 4. The 1955 law established three major zones (with zone 3 subdivided) for exploitation by private companies, plus a zone in the More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2000) 80 (3): 463–502.
Published: 01 August 2000
... Fruit Company. The creation of both documents reflected a shared perception that export banana growing was a lucrative livelihood. However, the survey was never published and passed into obscurity on a dusty shelf in the Honduran National Archive. In contrast, the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2000) 80 (2): 267–298.
Published: 01 May 2000
... companies built the main railroad lines in central Mexico, while U.S. interests played a leading role in the expansion of railroads in northern Mexico, from the American border to Mexico City. On the other hand, the nature of British and U.S. enterprises...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 516–517.
Published: 01 August 2014
... offered a wide variety of subcontractors and middlemen. The cost of freeing the company from operating its own construction crews was maximum exploitation of the workers at the bottom of the system. For the line's thousands of unskilled male laborers, working and living conditions were hellish. They...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 137–139.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Linda K. Salvucci Finucane draws on archives in Great Britain, Spain, Jamaica, Mexico, and the United States to connect imperial, company, and individual interests in order to provide a carefully written, descriptive analysis of the Atlantic world during the first half of the eighteenth century...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 512–514.
Published: 01 August 2014
.... Additionally, it uses hitherto unexplored company archives to examine one firm, the Compañía Industrial Veracruzana SA (CIVSA), and one region, the Orizaba Valley, in order to address broader socioeconomic questions concerning the long-term impact of industrialization and social revolution on Mexico's textile...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 174–175.
Published: 01 February 2016
..., companies, and sectors, including Mexican entrepreneurs like the Terrazas-Creel and Madero families and foreign landowners and mineowners, including the American Smelting and Refining Company (ASARCO) and the Corralitos Company. He measures each against their access to six preconditions for success...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 757–758.
Published: 01 November 2018
... not as monolithic as the companies or Cuban officials claimed. Not all Haitians were cane cutters, and many worked in skilled occupations within the mills or in transportation and supply networks. Indeed, Empire's Guestworkers provides valuable insight and new evidence that shows both the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 95–129.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Figure 1. Zones created by the 1955 oil code. Map by the author, based on “El gobierno promulgó el Código del Petróleo,” La Nación (La Paz), 27 Oct. 1955, p. 4. The 1955 law established three major zones (with zone 3 subdivided) for exploitation by private companies, plus a zone in the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 528–530.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Buenos Aires located just outside the Shell refinery at Dock Sud. She explains the ways in which neoliberal privatization reshaped oil production, the oil company towns, and the families of oil workers in Patagonia, as well as the ways in which neoliberalism shaped the meanings of oil consumption in...