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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (3): 535–570.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Thomas Miller Klubock © 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 A similar conflict between landless peasants, the state, and a large timber company in Valdivia reflected the ways in which, during the 1930s and 1940s, the state turned increasingly to the commercial forestry industry...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (3): 602.
Published: 01 August 1969
...John Biesanz The Development of Agriculture and Forestry in the Tropics. Patterns, Problems, and Promise . Rev. ed. By Phillips John . New York , 1967 . Frederick A. Praeger . Map. Tables. Appendices. Glossary. Bibliography. Index . Pp. 221 . $10.50 . Copyright 1969 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (3): 620–621.
Published: 01 August 1983
...Paul W. Drake Historical Statistics of Chile: Forestry and Related Activities . Vol. 3 . Compiled by Mamalakis Markos J. . Westport : Greenwood Press , 1982 . Tables . Pp. lxxxvii , 443 . Cloth . $85.00 . Copyright 1983 by Duke University Press 1983 After one...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (1): 73–106.
Published: 01 February 2012
... of forestland, and the Forestry Department made specific provisions to promote commercial exploitation on public lands. They also aimed at rehabilitating the woods, particularly the hillsides around Mexico City, through reforestation projects. They took steps to protect woods throughout the nation from...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (2): 371–373.
Published: 01 May 2015
... 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 In his study of Chile's southern frontier, Thomas Klubock weaves together story lines about forest transformation and rural social relations. He tracks the emergence of forestry science, the assertion of sovereignty claims and the litigation of land rights...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (2): 383–384.
Published: 01 May 2016
... of the post–World War II Mexican government mirrored the neocolonial policies of the Porfiriato, the revolution infused national forestry conservation policies with a social conscience in theory, if not always in practice. Drawing on his intimate understanding of the temperate forests of Chihuahua...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (2): 316–318.
Published: 01 May 2013
.... For scientists and communities alike, the environmental theory of forests remained a powerful weapon in forestry politics beyond the 1940s. More research is needed into how environmental theories of forests have affected knowledge production. Despite these concerns, Instituting Nature is theoretically rigorous...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (3): 505–506.
Published: 01 August 1994
... America, Mexico, Brazil and Amazonia, and timber extraction and forestry since colonial times. Steen’s cursory introduction explains that the conference was sponsored by the Forest History Group of the International Union of Forestry Research Organizations (IUFRO). The common theme of ecosystem change...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (3): 427–429.
Published: 01 August 2006
.... Thomas Miller Klubock makes an important contribution to the expanding 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 implemented in the 1930s and 1940s by social...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1998) 78 (3): v.
Published: 01 August 1998
.... from the University of Chicago in 1997. At present his research centers on the relationship between agrarismo and postrevolutionary politics in Michoacán. His other research projects include an analysis of class and culture in a Mexican textile mill and a study of forestry in the states of Durango...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1986) 66 (3): 621–622.
Published: 01 August 1986
... of agricultural, pastoral, and forestry enterprises, as well as calling for the construction of roads, railroads, and better internal communications. While some minor successes in these areas attended government efforts, only the yerba mate industry experienced a great expansion and prosperity...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (1): 41–71.
Published: 01 February 2012
.... Campoamor in an editorial in El País essentially agreed with his findings and confirmed the government’s interest in “possessing a large quantity of lands distributable to the indigenes.” 17 Manuel Nava, a forestry expert working on the project, was even more convinced of the transformative...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (2): 328–329.
Published: 01 May 1996
... the “precedent” of returning Indian lands; and the U.S. Forestry Service, especially Elliot Barker, former supervisor of the Carson National Forest, which deemed Blue Lake “its” land. Gordon-McCutchan adds to our knowledge about John Collier, the former commissioner of Indian affairs who aided the Pueblos...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 February 2007
...), there are a few areas of departure that are worth mentioning. The book’s extensive discussions of the rise and impact of tropical forestry, migration patterns, and water availability and treatment (not always tied to the main theme of fire) provide an interesting view of the “empire” at work and shed light...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (3): 617–618.
Published: 01 August 2000
... Rica lost 65 percent of its forest cover. The causes of this deforestation included the expansion of export agriculture (particularly bananas and coffee), cattle ranching, and forestry. Government programs to distribute land to landless peasants ( precaristas ) also inadvertently promoted forest...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (4): 691–692.
Published: 01 November 2020
... cynicism and paralysis shaking democracies throughout the Americas today. In recent years, scholarship focusing on Indigenous voices, archives, infrastructure, and knowledge systems has offered similar prescriptions, from encouraging forestry management collaborations between tribes and governments...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (1): 207–208.
Published: 01 February 2007
... that have grown up under neoliberalism — fruit, fisheries, and forestry — displaying scholarship of uniformly high quality. Civilian administrations never jettisoned the Pinochet-era labor code, although they modified elements of it, and even though Chile experienced a period of spectacular economic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (3): 496–498.
Published: 01 August 2014
..., and the key exports of logwood, mahogany, and their successors. The authors are generally critical of imperial failures to check the power of the forestry elite and to diversify exports, although they do not consider alternatives to export dependency itself. This book is a collaboration between Barbara...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (2): 349–351.
Published: 01 May 2023
..., fetishizing natural resource exploitation, has raised the value of land for grazing, farming, forestry, mining, and investment. Associated interest groups have become staunch opponents of all forms of socially determined land claims, such as quilombos, Indigenous peoples' territories, and agrarian reform...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (3): 588–590.
Published: 01 August 2020
... archaeologists, architects, and forestry engineers declared it a cultural and environmental hazard at odds with reformist values, Cuzqueños perceived a Limeño conspiracy to thwart economic autonomy. Finally, the collapse of Velasco's “peculiar revolution” made clear how dependent on outside capital Cuzco had...