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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (4): 815–837.
Published: 01 November 2000
... in the same practice as many lay men and women, namely, to remit to Portugal monies derived from the discharge of their responsibilities as administrators of legacies and from commercial or eleemosynary activities. Many such consignments which religious institutions remitted to Portugal were in...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (3): 436.
Published: 01 August 1992
... Lott in November 1955. The author has the tendency, again common to biographers, of making his protagonist the center of all action, often consigning events and other figures of Lacerda’s generation to subordinate roles. And Professor Dulles pays little attention to the social and economic forces...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (2): 354–355.
Published: 01 May 1996
... variously (and wrongly) on external physical characteristics, ethnic and cultural affiliation, and, more recently, genetic differences. For some time now, anthropologists have consigned the concept to disuse, because there is often greater variability within groups defined “racially” than between groups...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (2): 291–292.
Published: 01 May 1995
..., urban studies, and social change in Latin America, they do not situate their work in a similar theoretical context. Consequently, another study of women is consigned outside of theory. To let such work on women remain atheoretical is to sideline women’s stories from the intellectual mainstream and to...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (2): 347–349.
Published: 01 May 1993
... consigned Jamaica’s nascent peasantry to the realm of “backward” peoples in need of discipline imposed from without. Holt cleverly notes that in this shifting discourse the dependency of individual slaves was transmuted into that of entire societies, effectively providing a bridge from colonial slavery to...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (2): 299–331.
Published: 01 May 2011
... intercepted by British privateers) illuminates the practice of mutual consignments ( recíprocas consignaciones ) between Spanish and Peruvian merchants, a source of institutional antagonism and bitter debate during the period from 1729 to 1780. The markedly informal nature of these transatlantic relations...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (1): 172–174.
Published: 01 February 2000
... Hispanic world has been consigned to a secondary role in world affairs since the collapse of the Spanish imperial system. The author plays down the actual struggle for independence in the early sections of the book in favor of accentuating the impact of the political changes which took place in Spain...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (1): 173–175.
Published: 01 February 2011
... usually did so as working dependents. That kind of fostering, especially of girls as domestics, was considered charity and consigned them, Milanich argues, to a lifetime of dependence and subordination. Children also circulated into other working-class households. Here, Milanich traces the economies of...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (2): 349–350.
Published: 01 May 2009
... the coca on consignment or in exchange for a small salary and a percentage of the profits. Recognizing the activities of the female sellers of coca in Potosí represents the greatest contribution of this book; however, the book offers more. Numhauser describes the other players: growers...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (1): 161–163.
Published: 01 February 2004
... as this one. More lamentable still is the tendency either to consign scholars who differ to the enemy camp or to ignore them entirely. “Marxist interpretations” (pp. 6–8) would include not only Jaime Wheelock and José Luis Velásquez in Nicaragua, but Edelberto Torres-Rivas and Héctor Pérez Brignoli...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (2): 339–344.
Published: 01 May 2002
... Ortiz and a host of others, that royal tax revenue from the Americas was typically consigned to foreign (especially Italian and Portuguese) merchant bankers years in advance of actual collection in the colonies. Gold paid the mercenary armies of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries after all, not...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (1): 141–146.
Published: 01 February 2000
... corridos about his stirring victories at Torreón and Zacatecas. Of late, Villa has even undergone a renaissance of sorts, becoming the object of venerated spiritual cults in northern Mexico. For their part, PRIista apologists prefer to consign the Centaur of the North to a decidedly secondary role in the...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (2): 261–290.
Published: 01 May 1993
... required large amounts of capital, it was not the preferred form of business. Most British houses in Mexico were consignment-commission establishments acting as agencies or intermediaries for a firm or group of firms in England. Working on commission reduced cash outlays on purchases and transferred many...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (4): 687–695.
Published: 01 November 1991
... the sense of power that comes with the job, although this is more than a little misleading. The editor, as keeper of the keys, does have ultimate authority either to accept an essay for publication or to consign it to outer darkness, but unless he is prepared to write the articles himself (or in...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (1): 75–100.
Published: 01 February 1988
... consigned by the latter was valued lower than the company’s. The company used this tactic from the beginning of its commercial relations with the province of Caracas. All three of the frigates that left Caracas for Cádiz in 1731 contained cacao listed as “belonging to merchants.” 16 On July 15, 1733...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (1): 83–99.
Published: 01 February 1999
... percent were widows; documentation on the age of the women sent to a casa de depósito , available in 37 cases, reveals that the average age was 20, with the youngest only 12 and the oldest 40. Finally, an examination of 57 of these documents reveals that females were consigned to nonrelatives 86 percent...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (3): 353–373.
Published: 01 August 1992
... they would if they had consigned them to the terrible life of illegitimacy and the foundling home thereby suggested that this assessment of illegitimacy also had received a hearing in Argentina. 42 Even “ferocious” killings did not elicit outrage so much as prove that a true aberration of...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1985) 65 (4): 767–787.
Published: 01 November 1985
... the Americas” approach did for the Good Neighbor Policy. Now that military rule and bureaucratic authoritarianism appear to be entering an at least temporary eclipse, perhaps we should be dusting off and rereading Johnson while consigning Guillermo O’Donnell and company to the back shelves for a while...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (2): 259–281.
Published: 01 May 1989
... and debt during the 1921 depression in tin mining: The general depression in business in Bolivia is keenly felt in the department of Cochabamba. The closing down of the majority of the mines in Oruro has caused a heavy decline in the consignments of agricultural produce to that region. Credit...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (2): 159–209.
Published: 01 May 1992
... enterprises, cart roads outside the zona henequenera were consigned to the dustbin of regional infrastructure. 78 Railroads, like most businesses in Yucatán, began as family-run enterprises. Kinship management of local railway companies was reenforced by the peninsular transportation network’s...