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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (2): 351–352.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Juliette Levy Beyond the specific case of Brazil, Musacchio’s book demonstrates the fallibility of cross-country growth comparisons and the danger of explaining complex economic processes as the outcome of colonial origins and legal regimes. In this, Musacchio joins Gail D. Triner, Anne G...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 February 1972
...James R. Levy Florencio Varela y el “Comercio del Plata” . By Weinberg Félix . Bahía Blanca, Argentina , 1970 . Instituto de Humanidades, Universidad Nacional del Sur . Appendix . Pp. 311 . Paper. Copyright 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 Shortly after Juan Manuel de...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (2): 336–337.
Published: 01 May 1980
...Daniel Levy In sum, Dromundo’s book can be most profitably read as a brief, unpretentious personal account by a participant-observer. It is clearly written with major points easily identified. The work must be accepted on its own terms. Dromundo is not attempting thoroughly researched...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (4): 690–692.
Published: 01 November 2023
...Teresita A. Levy teresita.levy@lehman.cuny.edu Smoker beyond the Sea: The Story of Puerto Rican Tobacco . By Juan José Baldrich . Jackson : University Press of Mississippi , 2022 . Photographs. Maps. Figures. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xv , 272 pp. Paper, $30.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (4): 815–816.
Published: 01 November 1988
...James R. Levy La historia del Ecuador: Ensayos de interpretación . Edited by Nacional Enrique Ayala M. Quito : Corporación Editora , 1985 . Notes. Tables. Bibliography. Pp. 403 . Paper . Copyright 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 Since the late 1960s and early 1970s...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (1): 155–157.
Published: 01 February 1982
...James R. Levy Political Power in Ecuador . By Hurtado Osvaldo . Translated and edited by Mills Nick D. Jr . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 1980 . Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Pp. xxvi, 398. Cloth . $29.95 . Copyright 1982 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1971) 51 (1): 202–203.
Published: 01 February 1971
...James L. Levy Historia de los orígenes del Teatro Nacional Argentino y la época de Pablo Podestá . By Bosch Mariano G. . 2d ed. Buenos Aires , 1969 . Ediciones Solar y Librería Hachette . Biblioteca Dimensión Argentina . Pp. 322 . Paper. Copyright 1971 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1974) 54 (1): 194–195.
Published: 01 February 1974
...James R. Levy Contribución al estudio del impacto inmigratorio en el sudoeste de la provincia de Buenos Aires: La inmigración italiana 1830-1914 . By López de Pagani Clelia , Avale de Iurman Nora , and di Cilio Nora . Bahía Blanca, Argentina , 1971 . Instituto de Humanidades...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (4): 799–800.
Published: 01 November 1969
...James R. Levy Despite these observations, this is a sound monograph, because it includes footnotes and useful bibliographical suggestions, because the authors have added 370 pages of documents relative to the story, and because they have shown how La Rioja felt the powerful pressures...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (1): 211.
Published: 01 February 1969
...James R. Levy The Gaucho Martín Fierro . By Hernández José . English Version by Ward C. E. . Introduction by Astiz Carlos Alberto . Illustrations by Berni Antonio . Albany , 1967 . State University of New York Press . Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography . Pp. xvii...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (3): 427–454.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Juliette Levy Abstract This article addresses how marital property regimes acted as obstacles to the development of the Yucatán credit market. Marriage is a contract, and historically it carries with it significant financial corollaries. Dowries, marital property regimes, and inheritance laws were...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (2): 219–233.
Published: 01 May 2008
.... In practice, absolutist sovereigns were not autocrats. They needed money to wage war and defend against predatory rivals, and had to exchange rent-generating privileges and monopolies in order to levy taxes and borrow. Irigoin and Grafe understate, however, the differences between fiscal relations...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (3): 507–509.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Ben Fallaw Levy’s assessment of Latin American liberalism is closer to the mark when she shows how Mexico’s liberal Reform Laws in effect “modernized” patriarchy — to borrow Susan Besse’s phrase — by rationalizing gender inequality through a notion of progress. Levy’s work, like Machuca’s...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (3): 609–611.
Published: 01 August 1983
... in an Authoritarian System . By Levy Daniel C. . Foreword by Clark Burton R. . New York : Praeger Publishers , 1980 . Notes. Tables. Figures. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xiv , 173 . Cloth . Copyright 1983 by Duke University Press 1983 It is only in the last few years that North American...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (1): 163–164.
Published: 01 February 1979
... in the modestly growing literature on Brazilian family history. Relying on modernization theory in order to characterize the family’s role as “Europeanizers,” Levi is less successful in defining the Prado case as an alternative to Gilberto Freyre’s elite patriarchal family. Some readers will prefer to see...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (4): 870–871.
Published: 01 November 1988
...Jeffrey D. Needell The Prados of São Paulo, Brazil: An Elite Family and Social Change . By Levi Darrell E. . Athens : University of Georgia Press , 1987 . Map. Tables. Photographs. Appendixes. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index . Pp. 284 . Cloth . $32.00 . Copyright 1988...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (1): 165–166.
Published: 01 February 1969
...Rolf Hayn Economic Planning in Venezuela . By Levy Fred D. Jr. New York . 1968 . Frederick A. Praeger . Praeger Special Studies in International Economics and Development . Map. Appendices. Glossary. Bibliography . Pp. xvii , 204 , $12.50 . Copyright 1969 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (1): 107–108.
Published: 01 February 1977
...Luis Leobardo Arroyo Overall, Levy has written a sympathetic and insightful study of Chávez and, to a lesser extent, the UFWA. This book may well be the best biography of Chávez for many years to come. However, those who seek to understand the dynamics of UFWA leadership, organizational...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1986) 66 (3): 626–627.
Published: 01 August 1986
.... Third, Bororo culture is important even beyond the scope of sociocultural anthropology, because it furnished the basis for Claude Lévi-Strauss’s theory of duality and what has come to be known as structuralism. Vital Souls is the first detailed study of the Bororo to appear in English. The book...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (3): 601–602.
Published: 01 August 1981
...Barry Higman Claude Levy’s study investigates many of these unique features of Barbadian history in the period following the abolition of slavery. His book is a solid contribution to Caribbean historiography, though it is disappointing in that it does not match the high standards...