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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (2): 430–431.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Charles W. Macune, Jr. The Lebanese in Ecuador: A History of Emerging Leadership . By Roberts Lois J. . Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press , 2000 . Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xii , 243 pp. Copyright 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 In the histories...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (1): 61–92.
Published: 01 February 2006
...; Teresa Cuevas Seba and Miguel Mañana Plasencio, Los libaneses de Yucatán (Mérida, Mexico: Impresiones Profesionales, 1990), 66. Jeffrey Rubin notes that the Lebanese community, and in particular Manuel Musalem Santiago (Tarú), played important roles in the maintenance of Zapotec identity in Oaxaca...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (1): 189–190.
Published: 01 February 2019
... mass migration there have been primarily based on Eurocentric models. Yet as Hyland demonstrates, the immigrant story could unfold in very different ways, as it did for some Arabic speakers in Argentina. Focusing primarily on the Syrian Lebanese immigrant group in the northwestern province of Tucumán...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 February 2006
..., it came mainly from above and was directed toward radical working-class immigrants and Jews. The broader Atlantic context delineated in this article also explains much about the experience of the Lebanese in Mexico that Theresa Alfaro-Velcamp examines. Their relative late arrival reflects...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (4): 680–681.
Published: 01 November 2015
... immigrants arrived, predominantly from Italy, Portugal, and Spain, with significant numbers of Japanese, Syrian-Lebanese Christians, and European Jews in the mix. Recent immigration has been more diverse, but it is small in numbers relative to the receiving population. An underlying problem...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (3): 518–519.
Published: 01 August 2013
..., for example, analyzes how a Lebanese Arab identity was constructed in Mexico, highlighting the ways in which the Arab world and culture (through the Arab press) influenced this process and how the creation of the state of Israel impacted these immigrants’ views of both (Mexican) Jews and their own Lebanese...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (2): 336–337.
Published: 01 May 1996
... structure with its own “internal dynamic”, according to Sidney Mintz. This structure was pyramidal and disparate. Emancipation exacerbated population diversity as new groups—East Indians, Portuguese, Syrian-Lebanese, Chinese, “coloreds,” and a motley group of Europeans—arrived. These various groups...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1973) 53 (2): 354–355.
Published: 01 May 1973
... Indians comprise the majority of the population (43 and 37 per cent respectively), while Whites, Chinese, Syrian-Lebanese, and admixtures of all of these account for the remainder. Recent political development in the nation of Trinidad and Tobago has been characterized by the emergence of two major...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (3): 627–628.
Published: 01 August 2000
...; or a supposed biological link between Arab and Tupí would allow contemporary Syrians and Lebanese to blend effortlessly into a Brazilian identity. Lesser examines serially the various phases of Brazil’s immigration policy. Nineteenth-century plans to import Chinese laborers to replace the soon...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (4): 756–757.
Published: 01 November 2021
... of migration, though this is not a trap that this volume's authors fall into. More originally, and in line with the contributors' previous work, the case studies themselves focus heavily on less studied migratory groups, particularly Jews, Palestinians, and Syrian Lebanese—no doubt a reflection of many...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (4): 719–721.
Published: 01 November 2011
... for other displaced communities such as the Germans of the Volga, the German Russians, and the Lebanese Syrians. She therefore complicates the relationships between nation, language, culture, and country of origin. While it is estimated that about half the immigrants from Italy and Spain went back...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (4): 715–717.
Published: 01 November 2014
... workings of community institutions and hagiographies of often self-defined ethnic leaders. At the same time, studying immigrant descent ethnicity was often ostracized in the academy because of an erroneous assumption that certain diasporas (Jewish, Japanese, Chinese, and Lebanese, among others) were...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2024) 104 (1): 165–166.
Published: 01 February 2024
... is, Loperena acknowledges, casting the descendants of Syrian, Palestinian, and Lebanese Christian immigrants as “the ones who control this country.” Loperena lumps this group in with “the mestizo elite” and then suggests that the term mestizo should be understood “as an aspirational racial category...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (1): 153–154.
Published: 01 February 2014
... al pastor is filled with meat cooked in a rotisserie of Lebanese origin (hardly a pre-Hispanic technology), while hard-shell tacos have been around for nearly as long. Until recently, moreover, most of the world embraced the hard-shell variety, because US corporations, restaurateurs...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (2): 381–382.
Published: 01 May 2009
... racial or ethnic stereotypes. In his insightful study of Japanese and Syrian-Lebanese immigration to Brazil over the course of the twentieth century, historian Jeffrey Lesser took on those who insisted that Brazil’s melting pot dissolved all ethnic identities ( Negotiating National Identity: Immigrants...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (4): 728–730.
Published: 01 November 2011
... modernization abroad led to decreased modernization in Yucatán. On the other hand, some modernization attempts came from without, such as the Lebanese immigrant merchants whom Eric N. Baklanoff discusses in chapter 6, although more proof of the significance of this small population would be welcome...
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Hispanic American Historical Review 11384642.
Published: 26 June 2024
... but that their intracommunity squabbles reinforced stereotypes about Arabs as dishonest (nonwhite) turcos. The nal two chapters add gender to the discussion. Chapter 6 reconceptualizes the Syrian Lebanese peddler as a historically constructed, gendered myth designed to tie the community to national myths by comparing peddlers...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1990) 70 (4): 539–577.
Published: 01 November 1990
... and Lebanese merchants how advantageous it was to transfer part of their capital to manufacturing industry, since the textile import sector had been in crisis from the beginning of the war. 61 But not until September 1949, when José Armenteros Seisdedos, the founder of Textilera Dominicana, signed a new...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (1): 1–20.
Published: 01 February 1978
... , October 31, 1915; and “Movimiento obrero local: Sindicato de zapateros,” Ariete , November 21, 1915. 40 Interview, Antonio Matta Reyes, Tacubaya, Mexico City, July 8, 1975. Antonio Matta Reyes is the son of Elias Matta Reyes, a Lebanese immigrant, who led tire El Oro strikers. 41 Huitrón...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (3): 471–505.
Published: 01 August 2012
..., or invented support among politicians and voters. One candidate, Paulo Maluf, employed a very different strategy. A surprise appointee as mayor of São Paulo in 1969 due to his friendship with then-president Artur da Costa e Silva, and the son of Lebanese immigrants, Maluf had long harbored higher...