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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 95–129.
Published: 01 February 2017
... and the Left also demanded major redistribution. These divisions influenced the multiple changes in hydrocarbon policy after 1952. An aversion to radicalization contributed to MNR leaders' 1955 decision to promote private investment in accordance with US wishes. Soon thereafter, a growing nationalist...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 223–256.
Published: 01 May 2018
.... The decisive impulse for the Misicuni dam project came from a broad democratic alliance of Cochabambinos that pressured the Bolivian state, international development banks, and contractors. This alternative history of vernacular modernism, or cross-class efforts to promote, participate in, and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2012) 92 (1): 107–141.
Published: 01 February 2012
..., produced detailed maps, explored the highlands, and interacted with Peruvian intellectuals. Similar German expeditions went to Asia, Africa, and elsewhere in South America during this decisive period for the Nazi empire. This essay analyzes the writings and publications of the German and Austrian...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 67–98.
Published: 01 February 2013
... religious matters in modern societies. The practice of lay patronage—which was common in America, as it was in Europe for centuries—channeled family wealth into the financial support of certain institutions, which in turn allowed lay patrons to intervene in decisions about religious life. In the case of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2010) 90 (1): 109–142.
Published: 01 February 2010
... Cold War years is placed within the trajectory of Andreotti's working life as a skilled electrician. The labor market demand for skilled workers, it is shown, provided the foundation for Andreotti's sustained militancy and decisively shaped his philosophy of shop floor organizing based on a dialectic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 352–353.
Published: 01 May 2018
... detailed analysis of particular instances at the local level when the INS implemented, modified, or disregarded formal statutory law and administrative directives. In specific decisions in the twin Nogales, San Diego across from Tijuana, and El Paso abutting Ciudad Juárez—peripheral locations far from the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 511–513.
Published: 01 August 2018
... of Jesus (1540–1773), a series of questions prevail: How did the order organize its rapid expansion in the world? How centralized was its structure, and how rigid and vertical was its internal hierarchy? What influence did Ignatian spirituality have on the order's decision-making system? What place...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 531–534.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Obregón: “Ningún General resiste un cañonazo de 50 mil pesos.” Jaskoski's research provides revealing details on military operations and decision making in Peru and Ecuador since the 1980s. A focus on the complexity of military organizations, discretion at the regional and local level, and variations...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 573–575.
Published: 01 August 2017
... and 4 discuss Union army recruitment. They are based on secondary sources and basically consist of a summary of the current knowledge on the subject. Izecksohn observes that both the Union and Brazil aimed for a decisive victory over their opponents in a short time and that both failed to attain this...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 745–746.
Published: 01 November 2017
... web of communications anchored in wired telegraphy, railways, ships, the postal system, and the press. Radio in Revolution also claims that radio was “decisive to the outcome of the Revolution and subsequent plans for solidifying the nation-state” (p. 4). Chapters 2 and 3 offer evidence that...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 194–196.
Published: 01 February 2019
... in the US South, was evident in the decision to distribute among Mexican peasants synthetic corn seeds rather than double-cross hybrid ones, which meant that “farmers could nearly match the yields of their double-cross-hybrid-planting neighbors, but without having to annually repurchase seed, thus...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2006) 86 (3): 431–466.
Published: 01 August 2006
... republics in independence, especially since its residents did not take up arms against Spain to secure it. Yet, when making the decision to follow Mexico’s 1821 declaration of independence with their own, dozens of city councils from Chiapas to Costa Rica diverged sharply over where to establish a...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 343–345.
Published: 01 May 2014
... indigenous peoples are left on the outside looking in? Chapter 4 explores efforts by indigenous peoples and their allies to democratize the conservation program itself, insisting on not only transparency in decision making but also a seat at the table. Chapter 5 looks at the process of “consultation” between...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 364–365.
Published: 01 May 2017
... played a decisive role in determining living and working conditions for prisoners. Thus, while elite Bolivian officers spent their imprisonment in relative luxury, impoverished indigenous soldiers suffered abuse and grueling work conditions and identified little with any broader nationalist sentiment...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 735–737.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Philip Brenner In effect, the clearly written story in Visions of Freedom unfolds as if it were a predetermined plot, which is a weakness that makes the book less than fully satisfying. Despite Gleijeses's prodigious efforts to obtain information about Cuban decisions, his account does not...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 543–544.
Published: 01 August 2015
... thousands of deceased soldiers. Cuba's decision to send troops has been hailed as the blow that brought an end to South African apartheid and has been condemned as yet another example of its status as hapless Soviet puppet. Reading a variety of sources — chiefly films, material culture, archival...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 553–554.
Published: 01 August 2015
... the introduction of a foreign technology to Latin America in the nineteenth century. Britton analyzes how the near-immediacy of access to information changed the practice of foreign relations. Decision makers in the United States and Europe now had access to accurate information in time to craft...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 370–371.
Published: 01 May 2016
... decisive contribution. After 1815, the naval balance shifted decisively against Spain, which ultimately lacked the resources to project sufficient power across the Atlantic following the devastation wrought by the Napoleonic Wars. As for Bolívar and San Martín, they provided among other things a good sense...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 149–151.
Published: 01 February 2018
..., his decision to set America aside, ostensibly because it has been the object of study for most other historians of the period, is less so. If not quite a case of Hamlet without the Prince of Denmark, it comes dangerously close to embodying this quip. Given that fully a quarter of the Spanish state's...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2012) 92 (3): 471–505.
Published: 01 August 2012
... century. Begin- ning in 1978, São Paulo, always a headache for Brazilian central governments, established itself decisively as the center of opposition to the regime, originat- ing not only from civil society and the opposition party (MDB, Movimento Democrático Brasileiro) but also from the ranks of...