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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2006) 86 (3): 640–642.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Jeremy Adelman Latin American Law: A History of Private Law and Institutions in Spanish America . By m. c. mirow. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2004. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Figures. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. xiii, 343 pp. Cloth, $45.00. Duke University Press 2006...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2005) 85 (3): 510–512.
Published: 01 August 2005
...Jane E. Mangan Women's Lives in Colonial Quito: Gender, Law, and Economy in Spanish America. By kimberly gauderman. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2003. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xv, 177 pp. Cloth,$35.00. 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Book Reviews General...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2005) 85 (1): 81–114.
Published: 01 February 2005
...David Guillet 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Customary Law and the Nationalist Project in Spain and Peru David Guillet Introduction The nationalist projects of the Latin American countries in the nineteenth cen- tury are only recently beginning to receive the attention they...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2011) 91 (2): 370–371.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Carla Rahn Phillips A Search for Sovereignty: Law and Geography in European Empires, 1400 – 1900 . By Benton Lauren . New York : Cambridge University Press , 2010 . Illustrations. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xvi , 340 pp. Paper, $25.99. Cloth, $85.00 . Copyright 2011 by...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2013) 93 (4): 705–706.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Jeffrey Bortz The Making of Law: The Supreme Court and Labor Legislation in Mexico, 1875-1931 . By Suarez-Potts William J. . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2012 . Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 348 pp. Cloth , $60.00 . Copyright 2013 by Duke University Press 2013...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2014) 94 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 February 2014
...G. Reginald Daniel The Long, Lingering Shadow: Slavery, Race, and Law in the American Hemisphere . By Cottrol Robert J. . Studies in the Legal History of the South . Athens : University of Georgia Press , 2013 . Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 370 pp. Paper , $24.95 . © 2014 by...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2000) 80 (1): 77–112.
Published: 01 February 2000
...Ward Stavig 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 HAHR 80.1_05 Stavig 2/11/00 4:34 PM Page 77 Ambiguous Visions: Nature, Law, and Culture in Indigenous-Spanish Land Relations in Colonial Peru Ward Stavig The defense...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2003) 83 (4): 775–776.
Published: 01 November 2003
...Victor M. Uribe-Uran Law and Colonial Cultures: Legal Regimes in World History,1400–1900. By lauren a. benton. Studies in Comparative World History. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2002. Bibliography. Index. xiii, 285 pp. Cloth, $65.00. Paper, $20.00. 2003 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2002) 82 (1): 205–206.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Elisabeth Jean Wood Peace without Justice: Obstacles to Building the Rule of Law in El Salvador. By margaret popkin. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2000. Bibliography. Index. xvi, 287 pp. Cloth, $45.00. Paper, $18.95. 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Book Reviews...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2002) 82 (4): 804–805.
Published: 01 November 2002
...Richard W. Slatta Crime and Punishment in Latin America: Law and Society since Late Colonial Times. Edited by ricardo d. salvatore, carlos aguirre, and gilbert m. joseph. Durham: Duke University Press, 2001. Tables. Figures. Notes. Index. xxiv, 448 pp. Cloth, $64.95. Paper, $21.95. 2002 by...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2006) 86 (4): 844–846.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Robert J. Stewart No Bond But the Law: Punishment, Race, and Gender in Jamaican State Formation, 1780-1870 . By diana paton. Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies. Durham: Duke University Press, 2004. Illustrations. Map. Table. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xv, 291 pp. Paper...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2006) 86 (4): 859–860.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Charles H. Blake Political (In)justice: Authoritarianism and the Rule of Law in Brazil, Chile, and Argentina . By anthony w. pereira. Pitt Latin American Series. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2005. Maps. Tables. Figures. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xvi, 262 pp. Paper...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2005) 85 (3): 537–538.
Published: 01 August 2005
...Donna J. Guy Modernity in the Flesh: Medicine, Law, and Society in Turn-of-the-Century Argentina. By kristen ruggiero. Stanford:Stanford University Press, 2004. Notes. Bibliography. Index. ix, 244 pp. Cloth, $49.50. 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Book Reviews General Histories...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2007) 87 (2): 371–374.
Published: 01 May 2007
...Heidi Tinsman Honor, Status, and Law in Modern Latin America . Edited by SUEANN CAULFIELD, SARAH C. CHAMBERS, and LARA PUTNAM. Durham: Duke University Press, 2005. Bibliographies. Notes. Index. 331 pp. Cloth, $89.50. Paper, $24.95. © 2007 by Duke University Press 2007 General...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2011) 91 (3): 431–443.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Alexandra Minna Stern In 1932, the Mexican state of Veracruz passed Latin America's only eugenic sterilization law. Building on the foundational scholarship of Nancy Leys Stepan, this article critically examines Veracruz's eugenics movement, exploring how it intersected with public health, antivice...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 207–236.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Timo Schaefer Recent scholarship has shown that Latin American popular actors engaged creatively with the new system of republican law that followed the region's independence from Spanish rule. But what impact did republican citizenship rights have on political relations on large agricultural...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 197–199.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Kathleen DuVal Border Law: The First Seminole War and American Nationhood . By Rosen Deborah A. . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2015 . Maps. Appendix. Notes. Index. 316 pp. Cloth , $45.00 . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 In 1817, Luis de Onís...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 517–548.
Published: 01 August 2016
... seeking justice in Spanish courts, native judges and litigants—in conflict and alliance with Spanish civil and ecclesiastical officials—engaged in a spiraling process of translation that vernacularized colonial criminal justice. By putting the histories of Christian translation and of law and empire into...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 319–353.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Robert Weis Abstract The 1928 trial of José de León Toral, assassin of Mexican caudillo Álvaro Obregón, afforded President Plutarco Elías Calles the opportunity to show domestic and international audiences that the revolution had yielded a nation of laws predicated on spiritual principles. Summary...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 355–379.
Published: 01 August 2014
... supposed to be invariable over time? Isn't the point that it is not new, but old? Indeed, whether revealing that a tradition was invented or tracing a practice's perdurance, historians have told us that the power of customary law is precisely that it is above time, that it can defy obsolescence and, as...