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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2011) 91 (1): 129–162.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Elizabeth Quay Hutchison This article examines the unique history of household workers' activism in Chile from the 1950s to the 1990 transition to democracy, drawing on archival and oral sources to argue that key alliances with the Catholic Church, Center and Left parties, and feminist...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 529–530.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Casey Marina Lurtz Household Mobility and Persistence in Guadalajara, Mexico, 1811–1842 . By Monica L. Hardin . Lanham, MD : Lexington Books , 2017 . Tables. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 150 pp. Cloth , $80.00 . Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2004) 84 (4): 619–660.
Published: 01 November 2004
...B. J. Barickman 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 Revisiting the Casa-grande: Plantation and Cane-Farming Households in Early Nineteenth-Century Bahia B. J. Barickman A few years ago, a book reviewer described Gilberto Freyre as “a favorite straw man” among scholars interested...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 571–572.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Nichole Sanders Mothers Making Latin America: Gender, Households, and Politics since 1825 . By O'Connor Erin E. . Oxford : Wiley Blackwell , 2014 . Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 296 pp. Paper , $36.95 . Erin O'Connor's contribution on motherhood in Latin America...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2011) 91 (1): 29–62.
Published: 01 February 2011
... in turn shaped the fate of children. Ultimately, the analysis suggests that domestic and reproductive labor was a resource allocated not just at the level of the individual household but on a societal scale across social groups. Circulating through households of different class statuses and across...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 February 2013
... contributed to the vitality of the city and its Indian communities, migrating and settling in Zacatecas in large numbers even during periods of mining declines. Within these communities, episodes of high male absenteeism often left Indian women in charge of their households. As primary caretakers, they cared...
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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 May 2019) 99 (2): 209–245.
Published: 01 May 2019
... litigation, this article contributes to the historiography on household formation and property accumulation among a small black elite in Brazil's slave society. By following the fortunes of some of his legatees, I illustrate how difficult it was for African-descended Brazilians to transfer wealth to the next...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2000) 80 (4): 913–942.
Published: 01 November 2000
... Institution, 1932), 1:482. 3. On the roughly 5 percent of the free households which were colored in 1830, see Carter G. Woodson, Free Negro Heads of Families in the United States in 1830 (Washington, D.C.: Association for the Study of Negro Life and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2005) 85 (2): 223–258.
Published: 01 May 2005
... are large enough and reasonably representative (after accounting for age bias and other distortions) of wealth holders at all levels of wealth, we still need to know what proportion of all households held wealth. Unfortunately, we can only address this last question obliquely. In Southeastern...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 717–718.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Joseph L. Love Two other articles—“‘Tame Indians,’ ‘Wild Heathens,’ and Settlers in Southern Bahia in the Late Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Centuries” and “Reading the 1835 Censuses from Bahia: Citizenship, Kinship, Slavery, and Household in Early Nineteenth-Century Brazil”—both won the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2011) 91 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 February 2011
... the value of unpaid household labor, thereby both marking it as women’s labor (or at least mothers’) and reducing its consideration to a semi-­ironic editorial wink.2 Twenty years of pragmatic and intellectual developments — ­including a critical mass of full-­time academics who also assume...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2011) 91 (1): 63–95.
Published: 01 February 2011
... Mexican families, those obligations meant that par- ents taught their children how to work and expected them to contribute to the household economy from an early age.9 By fulfilling those obligations, both generations demonstrated that they were respectable and responsible.10 The same ideals...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2008) 88 (3): 357–359.
Published: 01 August 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 man- agers,” women took an active part in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 182–184.
Published: 01 February 2016
... noted for Afro-Cuban political organization and interracial cooperation. Moreover, these differences were linked to contrasting constructs of the family, which in Escambray was based on a strong patriarchal tradition founded in marriage, male household headship, and the ideal of the family farm. Among...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 562–564.
Published: 01 August 2016
... “becoming” (p. 65), van Deusen explores the circumstances and places where captivity had begun, slaves' work lives and fears, and the social tensions in the Castilian households. Chapter 3 examines the problematic enforcement of freedom and the mechanisms that Spain prepared to implement antislavery laws...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 347–349.
Published: 01 May 2019
... elite households, which in turn depended on a well-developed market economy and regional networks of towns and polities connected to the city. One of the most interesting examples comes from the analysis of shell industries. The authors demonstrate how imported shells became ornaments, such as...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 359–361.
Published: 01 May 2019
... societies of central Mexico and Oaxaca at the household level—in reality, they could not have done so” (p. 12). After a very clear introduction and then a rich chapter on the “instability of the body” in precolonial indigenous societies (that is, people's belief in the interconnectedness of physical and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 307–309.
Published: 01 May 2018
... the legal context in which their subjects operated. A series of chapters focused on the nexuses of household, slave status, and law begins with a lucid overview of Lima as a baroque capital city in which the majority population of slaves and freed people of African descent had access to a variety...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2007) 87 (2): 353–362.
Published: 01 May 2007
... enumerated in this manuscript census is evident in the relatively precise categories the census takers recorded and the detail with which they gathered the information in each household. The census records a diversity of space usage in this mid-nineteenth-century capital city. The homes of the poor...