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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 167–169.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Edelberto Leiva Lajara Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 No existe, a lo largo de la historia de la Iglesia Católica en Cuba, ninguna personalidad que haya sido objeto de más estudios que el segundo obispo de La Habana, Juan José Díaz de Espada. La objeción más clara a esta...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 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 (1 August 2019) 99 (3): 467–499.
Published: 01 August 2019
... and frost based on incomplete or misleading regional climatic information strongly influenced the government's relief measures and thereby exacerbated the acute economic and political crises that led to the ouster of the dictator Porfirio Díaz. By analyzing these understudied climate-society dynamics...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 542–544.
Published: 01 August 2018
...María Elena Díaz While Benson powerfully critiques an ineffective official revolutionary discourse that, in claiming to fight racism, tried to suppress black racial consciousness, the book touches on a wide array of difficult issues that merit further research and discussion in our very own...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 335–337.
Published: 01 May 2014
...María Elena Díaz Copyright © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Race in Cuba: Essays on the Revolution and Racial Inequality . By Domínguez Esteban Morales . Edited and translated under the direction of Prevost Gary and Nimtz August . New York : Monthly Review Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2010) 90 (4): 711–712.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Ignacio Gallup-Diaz Edited by laura e. matthew and michel r. oudijk. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2007. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. xiv, 349 pp. Cloth, $45.00. Copyright 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Book Reviews General and Sources...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 599–600.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Alberto Rodriguez Border Contraband: A History of Smuggling across the Rio Grande . By Díaz George T. . Inter-America Series . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2015 . Photographs. Maps. Figures. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xi, 241 pp. Cloth , $45.00 . Copyright...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 172–173.
Published: 01 February 2016
... University Press 2016 Historians have long relied on the railroad as a representation of Porfirio Díaz's modernizing regime and the progress and conflicts that it brought to the Mexican countryside. Michael Matthews reminds us that this symbolic usage is nothing new. Matthews sets out to demonstrate how...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 174–175.
Published: 01 February 2016
... 2016 Porfirio Díaz is receiving much historical revision of late. His centralizing rule still appears to have depended on managing elites and the intensive though not necessarily pervasive use of force. However, the veneer of economic liberalism has been shattered by a host of studies demonstrating...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 377–378.
Published: 01 May 2017
... postcolonial cultural discourse and US-Mexican relations during the lengthy dictatorship of Porfirio Díaz (1876–1911). Utilizing an unusually deep and extensive collection of photographs gleaned from archival collections as well as traditional travel writing accounts of the era, Ruiz “asks how travel...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2008) 88 (3): 393–426.
Published: 01 August 2008
... Romero, the Nineteenth-Century Cacica of Tehuantepec Francie R. Chassen-López In 1858, in the early days of the War of the Reform between Liberals and Con- servatives, Juana Catarina Romero, an illiterate 21-year-old cigarette vendor, first met 28-year-old Captain Porfirio Díaz. The...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 748–749.
Published: 01 November 2016
... . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Over the past four decades, regional history has changed our view of the dictatorship of Porfirio Díaz. These studies by US, European, and Mexican historians have convinced us that rather than an all-powerful tyrant, the general was actually a brilliant...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 178–180.
Published: 01 February 2015
... rule, is becoming a thing of the past. The last chapter, “How Not to Read Junot Díaz: Diasporic Dominican Masculinity and Its Returns,” will be of the most interest to nonspecialists, because the best-selling, Pulitzer Prize–winning Díaz, who writes in English, is famous. Horn groups his The Brief...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 551–552.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Alejandra Boza Villarreal David Díaz Arias penned another of the general chapters. Beginning his analysis in the 1970s, he looks at the works that have examined Costa Rica's historical writing. His main goal is to establish whether these works have successfully uncovered the political and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2004) 84 (4): 661–700.
Published: 01 November 2004
... Acción Nacional de Mujeres, Adela Edwards de Salas and Elena Doll de Díaz, promised much the same emphasis. For her part, Edwards de Salas, from one of Chile’s wealthiest families and a prominent figure in the struggle for women’s suffrage, argued that Chilean women should enjoy the same rights as...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 187–188.
Published: 01 February 2018
... following the rebellion. Andrés Reyes Rodríguez examines the career of a respected local politician in Aguascalientes during the dictatorship of Porfirio Díaz as a window into the dynamics of the Porfiriato, in which deplorable practices coexisted with some public servants whose work helped to legitimate...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 339–340.
Published: 01 May 2018
... something less than revolutionary. The rest of their narrative proceeds through the familiar cast of characters and cascade of events: the liberal oligarchy of Porfirio Díaz accelerated patterns of landlessness, inequality, and corruption, drawing diverse sectors of the nation's population toward the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 149–150.
Published: 01 February 2015
... literature in Spanish relevant to the Age of Discovery and to the conquest in particular. Most importantly, she looks at all the various references in roughly contemporary documents to the petition of the town, such as ones by Bernal Díaz del Castillo and many others. Other documents of the expedition, such...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 February 2016
..., however, providing any startling new insights or taking advantage of more recent scholarship (by, for example, Samuel Edgerton, Pablo Escalante Gonzalbo, Jaime Lara, Viviana Díaz Balsera, or Eleanor Wake). The author broadly addresses the impact of all the arts (theater, song, and images) marshaled by the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 529–530.
Published: 01 August 2017
... de Souza, Tamara Schürch, Daiane Lopes, Rosane Cardoso, Catiussa Martin, and Isaac Caro, with one contribution by Juan José Díaz Matarranz on Spain and its African colonies in the nineteenth century. Of possible interest for historians are the contributions by Pereira de Souza on female testimonies...