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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (3): 588–590.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Andrae Marak Land of Necessity: Consumer Culture in the United States – Mexico Borderlands . Edited by McCrossen Alexis . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2009 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xix, 414 pp. Paper , $26.95 . Cloth , $99.95...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (1): 111–149.
Published: 01 February 2007
..., and uplift consumers. Likewise, Peronist authorities appealed to the population’s concern with unfair exchange to build a partisan following; in the process, he elicited both widespread enthusiasm and intense resentment among Argentines. This article investigates the political controversies of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (4): 710–712.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Oscar Chamosa Workers Go Shopping in Argentina: The Rise of Popular Consumer Culture . By Milanesio Natalia . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 2013 . Photographs. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xi, 307 pp. Cloth , $55.00 . Copyright 2013 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Natalia Milanesio Creating Mexican Consumer Culture in the Age of Porfirio Díaz . By Bunker Steven B. . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 2012 . Photographs. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiii, 333 pp. Cloth , $50.00 . © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (1): 196–197.
Published: 01 February 2021
... Duke University Press 2021 James Woodard's sweeping study of twentieth-century Brazil asks how the country became so enamored with consumer culture. The answer lies in the “mad men” of Madison Avenue and other promoters of US-based or US-inspired consumerism. “The implantation and adaptation of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (3): 563–564.
Published: 01 August 1980
...Clarence Zuvekas, Jr. Consumer Behavior in Latin America: Income and Spending of Families in Ten Andean Cities . By Musgrove Philip . Washington, D.C. , 1978 . The Brookings Institution . Tables. Graphs. Figures. Appendixes. Notes. Index . Pp. xxiii , 365 . Cloth. $16.95...
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Published: 01 February 2007
Figure 3 The War on Speculation continues during times of consumer austerity, as revealed in this scene of the closure of a corner market ( almacén ) in a popular Buenos Aires neighborhood. Notice in this carefully posed photograph the diversity of the “pueblo,” which includes male workers in More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (3): 471–501.
Published: 01 August 2018
... distinguishes consumerism—a narrow cultural concern with the subjective allure of conspicuous forms of individual consumption—from a moral and deeply classed notion of consumer politics in which poor and working-class citizens mobilized around basic household needs to make economic demands on a growing social...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (4): 655–687.
Published: 01 November 2020
... homosexuality and appealed to the desires of gay middle classes who sought to consume the Mexican masculine body. Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 Moreover, the appropriation of masculinity and the celebration of macho aesthetics in Macho Tips were both subversive and pernicious. They...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (3): 542.
Published: 01 August 1968
...John M. Dyer LAFTA. Key to Latin America’s 200 Million Consumers . Prepared by Business International . New York , 1966 . Business International . Business International Research Report . Charts. Tables. Figures. Appendices . Pp. 68 . Paper. Copyright 1968 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (3): 423–456.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Ana María Otero-Cleves Abstract This article examines the consumption of foreign machetes and, to a lesser extent, imported textiles by peasants, smallholders, and artisans in nineteenth-century Colombia to show that the popular sectors of society were the largest consumers of foreign goods and as...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (2): 213–244.
Published: 01 May 2012
... that create, consume, and contest them. Over the last decade, the maps themselves have become increasingly accessible, as important research libraries and archives digitize their holdings. Yet these graphic texts are not yet staples of college curricula or documentary readers. This essay provides a...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (1): 37–69.
Published: 01 February 2015
... drug usage in the interwar period, explored here, had defined the medical contours of toxicomanía (addiction). But as the 1970s progressed, new legislation framed the drug problem as one of national security, proscribing illicit drug distribution, penalizing consumers, and authorizing federal police to...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (4): 607–640.
Published: 01 November 2016
... topic, the essay argues that the incorporation of the press into the submarine cable network was part of a long process that introduced extremely fragmented representations of the world and placed new reading demands on South American news consumers. What did a subscription to a European news agency...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (2): 173–209.
Published: 01 May 2008
... legitimate replacement ruler consumed the following century in postcolonial Spanish America. A comparable pattern of constitutional failure, political instability, and poor economic performance was replicated in Spain throughout the nineteenth century. Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 In...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (1): 75–108.
Published: 01 February 2010
... consumers over external markets, Peronist beef politics created an empowering ideology of economic sovereignty. This ideology reinforced the commitment of the state to benefit the local population in the distribution of national wealth. Between 1946 and 1949, the government popularized the rise in beef...
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Published: 01 February 2007
consumers that crowded the shop. Courtesy of the AGN, Departamento de Fotografía, box 1307, envelope 4, doc. 172881 (May 9, 1947). Figure 2. This photo captures the aftermath of a raid on the hardware store “La Defensa,” located a few blocks south of the presidential palace in Buenos Aires. In this case More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (2): 366.
Published: 01 May 1981
... alleviated one of capitalism’s failures, insufficient development of the consumer market. Turning to the inability of the Yankee productive capacity to find adequate consumer markets, Moniz Bandeira reveals that the colossus of the north, dominated by about six magnates, resolved its problem in the only...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1971) 51 (4): 708.
Published: 01 November 1971
..., and compares them with the actual amounts of goods produced and consumed. In this manner a quantified basis for conclusions is constructed which deals effectively with the broad theme of personal security and the several forms of dependence and interdependence which link the sertanejo sharecropper...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (1): 190–192.
Published: 01 February 2015
... denouncing the Pinochet regime, and generate demands for fair labor practices and familial power relations. Working people could own more durable goods as they sank deeper into poverty. Organizers of grape boycotts and international advertising campaigns alike targeted US consumers as important historical...