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Published: 01 May 2017
Figure 1. The mita system in 1577–1578. This labor system drafted from 139 villages in 16 provinces. Men were distributed in three shifts. In each turn, they were assigned one week of work and two weeks of rest. This can be seen through the months from January to June. In the months from July to More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2011) 91 (2): 377–378.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Jeffrey Bortz International Labor Organizations and Organized Labor in Latin America and the Caribbean: A History . By Alexander Robert J. . With the collaboration of Parker Eldon M. . Santa Barbara, CA : Praeger/ABC-CLIO , 2009 . Notes. Bibliography. Index. xviii , 312 pp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2004) 84 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 February 2004
...M. Elisa Fernández Labors Appropriate to Their Sex: Gender, Labor, and Politics in Urban Chile, 1900-1930. By elizabeth quay hutchison. Latin American Otherwise: Languages, Empires, Nations. Durham: Duke University Press, 2001. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Appendixes. Notes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2011) 91 (1): 29–62.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Nara Milanich This article explores the relationship of domestic labor and social reproduction in nineteenth- and early twentieth-century Chile, paying particular attention to the roles of children. Children figured as products of women's reproductive labors, but they were also themselves crucial...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 556–557.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Steven J. Bachelor Redeeming the Revolution: The State and Organized Labor in Post-Tlatelolco Mexico . By Joseph U. Lenti . The Mexican Experience . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2017 . Photographs. Figures. Table. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xvi, 355 pp. Paper , $70.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 383–384.
Published: 01 May 2019
...James P. Brennan Labor Justice across the Americas . Edited by Leon Fink and Juan Manuel Palacio . The Working Class in American History . Urbana : University of Illinois Press , 2018 . Tables. Notes. Bibliographies. Index. vii, 281 pp. Paper , $35.00 . Copyright © 2019 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2012) 92 (2): 245–267.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Raymond Craib; Mark Overmyer-Velázquez This article examines the conceptualization, development, and implementation of two related courses on the lives and labors of migrants in the United States. Both courses focus on the histories and hemispheric experiences of migrant workers, within and between...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2012) 92 (4): 703–736.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Peru, anti-Communism proved a key idiom through which the Alianza Popular Revolucionaria Americana (APRA) sought to gain control over organized labor and to challenge the Peruvian Communist Party’s claims to represent and lead workers. APRA’s anti-Communism grew out of Víctor Haya de la Torre’s...
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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 2015) 95 (2): 366–368.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Maria Lorena Cook Continuity despite Change: The Politics of Labor Regulation in Latin America . By Carnes Matthew E. . Social Science History . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2014 . Figures. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xv, 238 pp. Cloth , $65.00 . Copyright © 2015...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2008) 88 (4): 679–680.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Alan Angell The Politics of Labor Reform in Latin America: Between Flexibility and Rights. By maria lorena cook. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2007. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xv, 231 pp. Cloth $45.00. Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 doi 10.1215...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2008) 88 (3): 518–519.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Bianca Premo With Our Labor and Sweat: Indigenous Women and the Formation of Colonial Society in Peru, 1550–1700. By karen b. graubart. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2007. Illustrations. Map. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 249 pp. Cloth, $55.00. Copyright 2008 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 193–222.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Figure 1. The mita system in 1577–1578. This labor system drafted from 139 villages in 16 provinces. Men were distributed in three shifts. In each turn, they were assigned one week of work and two weeks of rest. This can be seen through the months from January to June. In the months from July to...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 192–193.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Aviva Chomsky Sacrificing Families: Navigating Laws, Labor, and Love across Borders . By Abrego Leisy J. . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2014 . Notes. Bibliography. Index. xvi, 250 pp. Paper , $21.95 . Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Sacrificing Families...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 649–679.
Published: 01 November 2014
... corporate elites and company agencies extended social engineering schemes, in which ideologies of gender often figured prominently, to hydroelectric dam workers. Recent monographs on gender and labor in Latin America define gender as a set of cultural beliefs about how men and women are or should be...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 459–492.
Published: 01 August 2015
..., retrospectively describing his experience of the 69 days when the banana workers withheld their labor. Platero Paz's social documentary photograph also hints at the theatrical and public nature of the strike. This priest was not in his church, addressing parishioners from the altar. He was in the civic space of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 73–107.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Julie Gibbings Abstract In the midst of Guatemala's nineteenth-century coffee boom, a frost struck the department of Alta Verapaz, destroying coffee harvests and catalyzing a debate over the “slavery” of mandamiento (forced wage labor). At the heart of these disputes was the problem of how to...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 291–318.
Published: 01 May 2016
... diversified labor pool. By looking at the history of finca San Juan las Chicharras, this article explores both the day-to-day functioning of coffee plantations and the ways in which workers, planters, and politicians alike grappled with the redirection of their output toward ever more lucrative export...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 170–171.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Matthew Casey Black Labor, White Sugar: Caribbean Braceros and Their Struggle for Power in the Cuban Sugar Industry . By Howard Philip A. . Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press , 2015 . Maps. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 303 pp. Cloth , $47.50 . Copyright © 2017 by...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 592–593.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Myrna Ivonne Wallace Fuentes The Allure of Labor: Workers, Race, and the Making of the Peruvian State . By Drinot Paulo . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2011 . Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 328 pp. Paper , $24.95 . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 In...