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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 295–297.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Stuart B. Schwartz Corruption in the Iberian Empires: Greed, Custom, and Colonial Networks . Edited by Rosenmüller Christoph . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 2017 . Maps. Notes. Glossary. Index. viii, 228 pp. Cloth , $65.00 . Copyright © 2018 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2011) 91 (3): 571–572.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Benjamin T. Smith State Governors in the Mexican Revolution, 1910 – 1952: Portraits in Conflict, Courage, and Corruption . Edited by Buchenau Jürgen Beezley William H. . Latin American Silhouettes . Lanham, MD : Rowman and Littlefield , 2009 . Map. Notes. Index . xi, 207 pp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 364–366.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Christoph Rosenmüller Power and Corruption in the Early Modern Portuguese World . By Myrup Erik Lars . Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press , 2015 . Illustrations. Map. Tables. Glossary. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xi, 241 pp. Cloth , $42.50 . Copyright © 2016 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2001) 81 (1): 179–181.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Anne G. Rubenstein Mexico in the 1940s: Modernity, Politics, and Corruption. By stephen r. niblo. Wilmington, Del: Scholarly Resources, 1999. Photographs. Illustrations. Tables. Bibliography. Index. xxv, 408 pp. Cloth,$55.00. 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 HAHR 81.1-07 Books v2 3/23...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 1–37.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Christoph Rosenmüller Abstract Renewed interest in the linkage between finance and the state has led historians to reexamine corruption. While there is scholarly consensus that the royal sale of appointments ( beneficio ) corrupted governance and weakened royal authority in a stagnant Spanish...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2012) 92 (3): 507–535.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Bryan McCann This article explores the nature and influence of the satirical journalism of Sérgio Porto, alias Stanislaw Ponte Preta, in Brazil from 1964 to 1968. Porto’s daily column in the Última Hora newspaper lampooned the Brazilian military dictatorship for its corruption, self-satisfaction...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 187–188.
Published: 01 February 2018
... : Vervuert , 2016 . Tables. Notes. Bibliographies. 249 pp. Paper , €25.00 . Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 What constitutes corrupt behavior, and how does corruption affect society? Christoph Rosenmüller and Stephan Ruderer have produced an edited volume providing historical...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 569–571.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Piérola. In the extravaganza of easy money, the most expensive railroads in the world were built, and Peru again became greatly indebted. Piérola's search for personal power led Peru to bankruptcy. The patronazgo did not necessarily mean that presidents were corrupt, but the client relationships made...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 148–150.
Published: 01 February 2016
..., adulterio y concubinato a finales de la colonia in 2004, he made clear that, although he had not abandoned archival work or the power of quantitative approaches, he would be writing with more soul. In this vein, he has given us this unconventional book, a passionately presented argument that corruption has...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 750–752.
Published: 01 November 2017
... state intermediaries well into the 1950s, influenced rural groups to accept more readily compromise over resistance. The author expertly teases out how different groups within the cooperatives adopted multiple responses to the state-appointed general managers' cronyism, clientelism, and corruption...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 491–493.
Published: 01 August 2014
... development of his intellectual concerns, at least for Peruvian scholars, were his studies on Cuba: the history of education, finances, and corruption in this country were his main topics, as well as the economic costs Spain faced in order to keep the island under its domain. The result of this work was the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 341–343.
Published: 01 May 2014
... assertions tend toward idealizations of the past. For example, in the essay about how democratic elections undermined traditional Maya authority, the authors argue that, “until recently” (p. 77), indigenous mayors enjoyed the respect of their people and were largely free from corruption. Contentious...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 714–715.
Published: 01 November 2014
... encounter oversight aimed at establishing financial soundness and reducing corruption. The US government was not eager to invade Nicaragua. In 1926–1927, it refused an invitation by Nicaraguan conservatives to occupy the country. Later aggression toward US citizens, including the murder of one in Puerto...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 183–184.
Published: 01 February 2017
... understanding the dynamics of traditional party collapse. Central to his thesis is the role played by corruption, which together with poor ideological representation is the main reason for the demise of the traditional political parties in the countries under his microscope. The problem is that the author's...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 748–749.
Published: 01 November 2018
... number of arguments. The one that stands out is that after years of discontentment over stagnating wages and charro (government-allegiant and corrupt) union bosses, members of the STFRM victoriously kicked out the charros and created a more democratic syndicate that obtained benefits for its workers...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 257–292.
Published: 01 May 2018
... investigator refused to turn over my belongings to my relatives in Santa Rosa and brought my little bag here with the end of later planting cocaine paste. This is the height of indignity and corruption to which a PIP official has gone! All the residents of Santa Rosa, on finding out about the Machiavellian and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2010) 90 (4): 589–590.
Published: 01 November 2010
... corruption and kickbacks rather than greater efficiency. Local residents responded by hijacking utility trucks and using them to bargain with the national government for improved services in a media-­savvy community movement that brought together housewives and youthful veterans of radical insurgent...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 531–534.
Published: 01 August 2014
... their actions instead of acting quickly in response to security demands” (p. 83). Human rights accusations were viewed as “the most detrimental constraint on the army's autonomy” (p. 89). Moreover, historical mission beliefs and extensive corruption, attributed to the army's earlier involvement in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 729–731.
Published: 01 November 2016
... imperialism; the internal dynamics between those who identify as mestizo, Spanish, or native; the legacy of the conquest but also the legacies of Mexico's revolutions for independence from Spain (1810), the church (1850s), and the latifundio (1910); issues of political corruption and social injustice; the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 741–743.
Published: 01 November 2016
... “corrupted by civilization and modernity” and, therefore, still menacing (p. 141). Deux années was widely disseminated in France but almost unknown in Brazil until the twentieth century, when it was judged to have devalued Brazilians. As Araujo observes, while Biard indeed disparaged people from across...