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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 39–72.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Kari Zimmerman Abstract This article analyzes how and where women participated in Brazilian commerce between 1869 and 1904. Over half of Rio de Janeiro's female population worked at the twentieth century's turn, but very little is known about women in commerce. Evidence from formal business...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 747–748.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Elena Jackson Albarrán Deco Body, Deco City: Female Spectacle and Modernity in Mexico City, 1900–1939 . By Sluis Ageeth . The Mexican Experience . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2016 . Photographs. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 381 pp. Paper , $35.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 109–111.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Gertrude M. Yeager Deviant and Useful Citizens: The Cultural Production of the Female Body in Eighteenth-Century Peru . By Meléndez Mariselle . Nashville, TN : Vanderbilt University Press , 2011 . Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xi , 235 pp. Cloth , $55.00 . Copyright...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2009) 89 (3): 531–532.
Published: 01 August 2009
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2012) 92 (2): 303–330.
Published: 01 May 2012
... ” (mother of Brazilians), her embodiment of the female virtues of tenderness, caring, and self-sacrifice made her the perfect exemplar of the patricias’ movement and of delicate citizenship. Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Patrícias, Patriarchy, and Popular Demobilization: Gender and Elite...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 229–267.
Published: 01 May 2015
... affairs in court suggests that much was at stake in female dalliances. Plaintiffs' pardons and judges' reluctance to rule demonstrate women's crucial contributions to households via income and labor. Since men's infidelity threatened their families' daily survival, women who initiated adultery litigation...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2008) 88 (3): 361–391.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Pablo Lacoste This article examines the role of entrepreneurial women in colonial Mendoza, a trade and transport center characterized by wine production. In other economic activities, such as cattle raising and transportation, female ownership of the local means of productions was practically...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2013) 93 (4): 585–620.
Published: 01 November 2013
... community mobilization and family support in this labor protest. This study offers a fresh approach to this massive social conflict by reconstructing female public participation in its events. The study also takes gender as a category for analyzing the cultural meanings of sexual difference, which shaped...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2010) 90 (1): 41–74.
Published: 01 February 2010
... components of female dress. These styles evoked both the recent Inca past and certain elements of Spanish attire and adornment that forged a specific identity associated with a specific trade, asserting a newly acquired status in the emerging colonial society Copyright 2010 by Duke University Press 2010...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2008) 88 (3): 357–359.
Published: 01 August 2008
... Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 In This Issue This issue of the Hispanic American Historical Review presents four articles on female economic participation in Argentina, Mexico, and Brazil. As landown- ers, shopkeepers, merchants, borrowers, lenders, servants, and “household...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 163–164.
Published: 01 February 2018
... private space and gave the female voice a heightened profile at a moment at which women were demanding new rights and challenging the relegation of the feminine to the private realm” (p. 2). Ehrick weaves empirical research and theory together in dynamic style to show how women's on-the-air voices both...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 168–170.
Published: 01 February 2015
... the Pan-American Child Congresses (1935, 1942) and the Secretaría de Asistencia Pública, founded in 1937 and transformed into the Secretaría de Salubridad y Asistencia (SSA) in 1943. Discussion of both the development of social work as a career for women and the emphasis on female participation in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 356–357.
Published: 01 May 2019
... an engaging study of the 15-month crusade of a small group of brave women who left Toledo, Spain, in 1620 to found a female convent under the Franciscan First Rule of Saint Clare in Manila, Philippines. Sarah E. Owens, professor of Spanish in the Department of Hispanic Studies at the College of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2001) 81 (3-4): 519–554.
Published: 01 November 2001
... resistencia) that they promoted, anarchists were among the first working-class organizers to draw attention to the topic of female subordination. When Clara Rosa González read her poem Into Battle to a large audience of men and women gathered at a union...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 180–181.
Published: 01 February 2018
... by Duke University Press 2018 Pan American Women is a study in interwar feminist transnationalism, shaped by a climate of revolution in Mexico and accelerating female pacifist internationalism emerging from the United States. At the same time it is a study in asymmetrical ideals. One section of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 762–763.
Published: 01 November 2017
... and some Keres. When she was 14 years old she moved to New York to study at the Hamilton Female Seminary in order to become a teacher. Although her father's dream was for Mary to return to New Mexico to teach, in 1863 she accepted an invitation to teach in Argentina by Domingo F. Sarmiento, then...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 316–318.
Published: 01 May 2014
...? The fourth chapter is the strongest, though Pérez does not fully develop her argument. Here she examines Angela de Azevedo's Dicha y desdicha del juego y devoción de la Virgen (ca. 1640) (Pérez does not provide English translations of the titles of the plays she examines). As a play by a female...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 340–341.
Published: 01 May 2014
... and cultural theory. The book is an exploration of such visions and practices amid the hegemonic constructions of female subjectivity and nation building. Martin's approach not only describes the works in certain detail while presenting the bibliography focused on them, but it also brings to the fore...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 363–364.
Published: 01 May 2016
... by Duke University Press 2016 This well-researched study focuses on the religious life of professed nuns and laywomen in mid- and late colonial Spanish America and the Philippines. In early modern Catholic discourse, female virtue was based on adherence to silence, obedience, chastity, and enclosure...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 175–176.
Published: 01 February 2017
... of female activists mobilized by men by considering how politically plural groups of women organized in 1959 and 1960 to articulate women's rights as part of the revolutionary project. In this way, she argues that anti-Batista female activists evolved from women as urban protesters, who later...