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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (2): 271–298.
Published: 01 May 2011
... teaching, and the extent of prominent letrado relatives serving audiencias, chancellories, and councils. By 1808 these differences had largely disappeared and a much more homogenous corps of ministers served on the tribunals. The changes in background facilitated the incorporation into the Spanish courts...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (2): 211–218.
Published: 01 May 2008
... by numerous historians but are downplayed in the essay under discussion. Similarly, it is important to note that most recent historical studies demonstrate that the fiscal reforms carried out by the Bourbon regime throughout Spanish America were much more homogeneous and successful in extracting a rapidly...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (2): 285–321.
Published: 01 May 2020
... to frame them as ontological categories. I thus demonstrate that the ideology of mestizaje , rather than operating on societies that were homogenously indigenous, intervened, in multidirectional ways, into complex local hierarchies. 12. For example, see Eiss's comment about “a mestizaje that is less...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (2): 405–407.
Published: 01 May 2002
.... Bibliography . 260 pp. Paper . Copyright 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 From around the early nineteenth century, the quest for social and cultural homogenization and the elimination of internal differences became high priorities among the nations of North America and Western Europe...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (3): 572–573.
Published: 01 August 2017
... to traditional Mexican narratives about this reality, though Ramsay acknowledges the contributions of recent Mexican scholars to her analyses. However, at times the author offers an overly simplistic juxtaposition between Afro-Mexicans and a Mexican culture that appears too homogeneous. She repeats...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (1): 141–143.
Published: 01 February 2021
... chapters that comprise the volume offer thematically linked but empirically discrete analyses of the mutual imbrication of race making and nation making through elite projects to modernize the polities and “civilize” and homogenize the societies of postcolonial Latin America (p. 14...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (2): 368–369.
Published: 01 May 2009
... peoples. One result was this timely, noteworthy volume. Editor Laura Giraudo has set out to “enrich the debate on indigenous rights in Latin America” by presenting multiple “visions” and “different angles” rather than a “homogeneous account” (p. 1). The book by and large succeeds in this goal. Its nine...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (4): 756–757.
Published: 01 November 2021
... of the coeditors. As noted in the introduction, the volume seeks to move away from studies of specific ethnic groups—the editors criticize the homogenizing effects of approaches that project a false cohesion onto groups such as “the Italians” or “the Spanish”—and prefers a comparative perspective on national case...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (4): 723–725.
Published: 01 November 2004
... of origin for these conflicts, including the shift from a heterogenous colonial monarchy to a homogenous republican state, the definitions of which groups were, or might be, part of the new nations, and the unequal and sometimes paradoxical economic and social effects of liberal policies. Looking...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (4): 758–760.
Published: 01 November 2004
... classes throughout Colombia were homogenized politically and coalesced into a unified pueblo that envisioned more “democratic rights and more popularly controlled institutions which in turn were closely related to widespread demands of social and economic justice” (p. 265). By the mid-1940s, Gaitán...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (1): 182–183.
Published: 01 February 2019
... the countryside for urban areas, especially São Paulo state. Paradoxically, both the popular imaginary and the academic literature did not do justice in describing the nordestinos who moved to São Paulo. Locals stripped these migrants of their cultural markers and homogeneously referred to them as baianos...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (1): 128–129.
Published: 01 February 1982
... Novice observers of Latin American history and society are occasionally admonished for overgeneralizing. Latin America, seasoned scholars contend, is not a homogeneous unity of social and political forms, but a complex congeries of disparate peoples. Even the features most common to Latin Americans...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (1): 144–145.
Published: 01 February 1999
... within families as a result of patterns of female inheritance. Another notable feature is the remarkable degree of homogeneity among the pious artifacts recorded in the four cities. Such homogeneity might be indicative of broader parameters of household Catholicism for the whole viceroyalty...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (2): 324–325.
Published: 01 May 1981
... by most other rural workers, and (2) the ethnic homogeneity of highland Costa Rica saved rural workers from the extremes of exploitation suffered by their ethnically distinct counterparts in countries like Mexico and Peru. Neither of these factors, however, will be effective in the future. The limited...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (1): 180–181.
Published: 01 February 1988
..., to create a greater degree of homogeneity among the propertied classes, unifying their interests under the hegemony of finance capital, and, at another level, to reduce the power of the working classes by policies that broke down their homogeneity and capacity for unified political and social action...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (3): 521–522.
Published: 01 August 2013
... demonstrates that after Cuban independence, black civic leaders successfully participated in formal political channels. Theirs was an active struggle for finite national resources waged at the local level, one that relied heavily on the persistence of a “homogeneous construction of blackness” and a “black...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (3): 627–628.
Published: 01 August 2000
.... xvi, 281 pp. Cloth : $49.95 . Paper , $17.95 . Copyright 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 A homogenized Brazilian national identity could be achieved by recruiting white immigrants to bleach out the native multiracial masses, eventually creating a modern, Europeanized society; thus spake...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (3): 545–546.
Published: 01 August 2008
... Sandinista de Liberación Nacional, but Smith maintains that Christianity played a unique role in the way the revolution developed. Smith turns long-overdue scrutiny to the apparently homogeneous and unified pro-Frente Nicaraguan Protestants. His significant work brings exhaustive archival research...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2005) 85 (4): 717–718.
Published: 01 November 2005
... theoretically create a homogenous nation. This study convincingly shows that such assimilation not only did not occur, but that this model led to a social system of widespread inequality and discrimination in which the ladino population held the upper hand of economic and social life. Central to this work...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (1): 209–210.
Published: 01 February 2007
..., disappeared, and the state was presented as a homogenous mestizo nation. The authors illustrate, however, that subaltern oral histories and memories in Honduras, El Salvador, and Nicaragua show cultural mestizaje to have been far from uniform or complete. As an incomplete project, it is possible to understand...