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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2000) 80 (2): 368–369.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Othĺn Baños Ramírez Mexican Rural Development and the Plumed Serpent: Technology and Maya Cosmology in the Tropical Forest of Campeche, Mexico. By betty bernice faust Foreword by betty j. meggers. Westport, Conn.:Bergin & Garvey, 1998. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Figures...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2001) 81 (2): 416–417.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Michael Edward Stanfield Colonization as Exploitation in the Amazon Rain Forest, 1758-1911. By robin l. anderson. Gainesville: University Press of Florida,1999. Maps. Tables. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 197 pp. Cloth,$49.95. 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 HAHR 81.2-06...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2012) 92 (1): 73–106.
Published: 01 February 2012
... variety of landscapes such as river valleys, roadways, and forests, the latter of which received special attention. The twin goals of rationalizing resource use and reconfiguring rural people’s relationship with the land, we argue, was a defining characteristic of Cardenismo and its attempt to harness...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2013) 93 (2): 316–318.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Matthew Vitz Instituting Nature: Authority, Expertise, and Power in Mexican Forests . By Mathews Andrew S. . Politics, Science, and the Environment . Cambridge, MA : MIT Press , 2011 . Illustrations. Maps. Figures. Tables. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. xii, 312 pp. Paper...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2007) 87 (1): 211–212.
Published: 01 February 2007
...David Block Landscapes of Power and Identity: Comparative Histories in the Sonoran Desert and the Forests of Amazonia from Colony to Republic . By cynthia radding. Durham: Duke University Press, 2005. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. xxiv, 431 pp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 371–373.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Thomas D. Rogers La Frontera: Forests and Ecological Conflict in Chile's Frontier Territory . By Klubock Thomas Miller . Radical Perspectives . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2014 . Photographs. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. ix, 385 pp. Paper , $27.95 . Copyright...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 383–384.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Evan R. Ward Political Landscapes: Forests, Conservation, and Community in Mexico . By Boyer Christopher R. . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2015 . Map. Figures. Notes. Appendixes. Bibliography. Index. xix, 337 pp. Paper , $26.95 . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 131–132.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Anne Hanley Industrial Forests and Mechanical Marvels: Modernization in Nineteenth-Century Brazil . By Cribelli Teresa . New York : Cambridge University Press , 2016 . Map. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xviii, 253 pp. Cloth , $99.99 . Copyright © 2018 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2006) 86 (3): 535–570.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Thomas Miller Klubock Duke University Press 2006 The Politics of Forests and Forestry on Chile’s Southern Frontier, 1880s – 1940s Thomas Miller Klubock During the Chilean autumn of 2002, the Santiago newspaper El Mercurio pub- lished a two-page advertisement sponsored by logging...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 271–302.
Published: 01 May 2014
... the surrounding forests rarely rehabilitated the condemned, and it instead created a dependent prison industry that helped develop a region that for decades had posed settlement problems for Argentine statesmen. This dynamic relationship between the prison, town, and landscape created a carceral...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2006) 86 (3): 427–429.
Published: 01 August 2006
.... Thomas Miller Klubock makes an important contribution to the expand- ing field of Latin American environmental history in “The Politics of Forests and Forestry on Chile’s Southern Frontier, 1880s – 1940s.” He focuses on the politics of state forestry policies...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 341–343.
Published: 01 May 2014
... measured responses that have taken root. Faced with the government's inability to address such threats as increased gang activity and competition over scarce resources (mainly farm and forest land), community leaders developed legal procedures grounded in traditional justice systems to regain control of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2012) 92 (1): v–vi.
Published: 01 February 2012
... is currently finishing a book on the social history of forest management in Mexico between 1880 and 1991, and he edited a volume of environmental histories of modern Mexico that will be published next year. His articles have appeared in the Latin American Historical Review, Historia Mexicana...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 505–506.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Claudia Leal Forests notwithstanding, this is a superb tool for professors and students in the social sciences and the humanities. Gossip has it that this reader will become available in Spanish in the not-too-distant future. This is a must; after all, it is our country that this book helps us...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 741–743.
Published: 01 November 2016
... and a camera. With its emphasis on conflict, the travelogue also departs from contemporary romantic representations of the forest as sublime. Rather, Biard portrays the forest as a dynamic and unpredictable place, an indomitable terrain filled with beasts that he must be prepared to slay. Araujo's...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 347–348.
Published: 01 May 2017
.... Chapter 4 covers the divergence of local magistrate Pedro de Valdivieso's management of Loja's forests from 1768 to 1784—and conflicts over quality control—from the position of distant crown pharmacy experts. Chapter 5, “Botanists as the Empire's New Experts in Madrid,” charts the post-1770s reign of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 720–722.
Published: 01 November 2014
... on the place itself. Interestingly, the various mediators do not always seem taken in by their own descriptions, often using them instead for instrumental ends. Garfield notes, for instance, that 1930s elites emphasized the forest's value and vulnerability in order to secure federal support. And they...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 684–686.
Published: 01 November 2015
... streets. This extension eventually reached Cerro San Cristóbal and led to the designation of that small mountain, with its emblematic 1904 statue of the Virgin Mary, as a huge public park to be clothed in irrigated forest. This 35-year transformation made at least a gesture toward most of the major...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2003) 83 (2): 223–254.
Published: 01 May 2003
... mangrove forests that bordered their lands on Rio’s extensive Guanabara Bay.2 As a result, the bay’s wretched free poor—abruptly barred from a resource that had supplied much of their food and had been traditionally open to all—appealed to the munici- pal council for redress. Despite strong ties to...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2012) 92 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 February 2012
... lakebed through state-­sponsored programs of desalinization, fertilization, and forestation. Villages and haciendas competed for access to the resources made available by those projects, as they had during the colonial period. But the ability of state authorities to restore the fertility of the...