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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2011) 91 (3): 595–597.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Dale Tomich Empirical Futures: Anthropologists and Historians Engage the Work of Sidney W. Mintz . Edited by Baca George Khan Aisha Palmié Stephan . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2009 . Notes. Bibliographies . 232 pp. Paper, $24.95. Cloth, $59.95...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2010) 90 (3): 391–422.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Jeremy Adelman This essay explores the varieties of expressions of political violence during the revolutionary conjuncture, 1789 to 1821, across Spanish America from New Spain to Buenos Aires. It challenges some of the familiar ways in which historians have pointed to violence as an inevitable...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2008) 88 (2): 211–218.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Carlos Marichal By reinterpreting the recent literature on the fiscal history of Spain and Spanish America during the long span of the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries, Irigoin and Grafe have written a major revisionist essay that will probably change the way historians think about intra-imperial...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2011) 91 (3): 409–429.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Julia Rodriguez This essay describes historians' recent and growing awareness of the significance of science in modern Latin America. It focuses first on the work and influence of the historian Nancy Leys Stepan, who in the past 30 years pioneered the joining of methods in the history of science...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 423–456.
Published: 01 August 2017
... sacrificing quality for price. Thus, the article adds not only to the recent historiography of consumption in Latin America but also to the broad literature on nineteenth-century popular groups by inviting historians to start viewing peasants, artisans, and smallholders as active participants, both as...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2008) 88 (3): 393–426.
Published: 01 August 2008
... acumen and tenacious accumulation of economic and social influence and not to a supposed early love affair with Mexican dictator Porfirio Díaz, as previous historians have suggested. Once in power and aligned with Díaz's goals of “order and progress” and the ideals of social Catholicism, Romero sought...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 635–667.
Published: 01 November 2018
... body. The Relación can therefore give historians insights into the contingent and bureaucratic ways that revolutionary and ecclesiastical elites renegotiated the contours of Mexico's secular order. The second half of the article contains an analysis of the Relación . There we argue that the Relación...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 669–706.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., politicians, historians, and poets—whether admirers or detractors—repeatedly evoked his figure and his words as they celebrated, reviled, or sought to restore the Mexican Revolution and its legacies. This article takes the measure of Alvarado's political, corporeal, and textual powers over the century...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 1–35.
Published: 01 February 2015
... three decades tremendous violence, instability, and public controversy. Yet historians are just starting to seriously research the topic. Psychoactive drugs, broadly conceived, have been central in Latin American history from pre-Columbian times to the present; this piece offers a long-term...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 615–648.
Published: 01 November 2014
.... Belaieff's work demonstrates how both the Paraguayan military and society (long considered by historians as isolated) were influenced by outside ideas and people. Copyright © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 In November 1920, reality set in with Major General Ivan Timofeyevich Belyaev and his fellow...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 459–492.
Published: 01 August 2015
... capture a particular image. After attending to the ways that the striking workers self-consciously and photographically asserted themselves — as employees, citizens, and devout Catholics — I outline a methodological framework for historians of Latin America who wish to engage with photographs, a source...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 1–37.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Christoph Rosenmüller Abstract Renewed interest in the linkage between finance and the state has led historians to reexamine corruption. While there is scholarly consensus that the royal sale of appointments ( beneficio ) corrupted governance and weakened royal authority in a stagnant Spanish...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2013) 93 (3): 411–449.
Published: 01 August 2013
... “money whitens.” Findings for age and education may reflect a recent shift to multiculturalism. In addition, we find that white identification is predicted to change in response to the survey interviewer’s color, suggesting that choices about racial identification are relational. The work of historians...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2011) 91 (3): 503–527.
Published: 01 August 2011
... Americas, the authors focus on a range of subjects that have substantially engaged contemporary historians while opening up still more research avenues. These include the health of diverse populations; new perspectives on religion and on women's health; the historicizing of health systems, health politics...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2009) 89 (4): 643–673.
Published: 01 November 2009
... of history and on the borders of the intelligible. However, the impossibility of explaining her actions in a rational way constitutes a formidable challenge for the historian. In this respect, the article is also a reflection on the limits and possibilities of the representative faculties of the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2008) 88 (2): 173–209.
Published: 01 May 2008
... essay argues that such comparisons are based on a misleading characterization of Spanish rule in the metropolis and overseas. For some time, historians of Spain and colonial Spanish America have emphasized that the Spanish system of governance was highly negotiated rather than absolutist. This essay...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2008) 88 (2): 219–233.
Published: 01 May 2008
...William R. Summerhill In “Bargaining for Absolutism,” Alejandra Irigoin and Regina Grafe argue three points of considerable interest to historians: political absolutism in Castile did not extend to fiscal matters; fiscal relations within Spain and its empire were characterized by bargaining, not...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2008) 88 (2): 247–283.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Mark Thurner This article examines the historicist thought of Jorge Basadre (1903–1980). Basadre was Peru's leading twentieth-century historian, and his brilliant and voluminous opus continues to exert a strong influence in Peru today. Basadre developed a “theory of Peru” that creatively drew upon...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 491–493.
Published: 01 August 2014
... prolific historian of our generation in Peru. His intellectual curiosity and vast bibliographical production were simply astonishing and will last for many years ahead as milestones for those interested in Peruvian and Hispanic American economic history. As his close friend and well-known historian Marcos...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 721–723.
Published: 01 November 2018
... . Photographs. Maps. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xvii, 220 pp. Paper , $27.95 . Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 This edited volume, written by historical anthropologists, archaeologists, and not a few historians, makes a wonderful addition to the growing literature on...