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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 699–700.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Rafael Marquese Based on the crop accounts series for the plantations that have substantial managerial correspondence, the author examines how planter management affected production levels and therefore the pace of economic decline. The managerial structure of plantations directed from a long...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2010) 90 (2): 383–384.
Published: 01 May 2010
... slavery was not his primary interest, Stein managed, in his words, “to live together with people who were there, in the same scenario where they had spent their whole life” (p. 51). Stein’s research tools were a combination of ethnographic and historical methodologies. By studying fieldwork...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2013) 93 (2): 345–346.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Rory M. Miller Peru and the United States, 1960–1975: How Their Ambassadors Managed Foreign Relations in a Turbulent Era . By Walter Richard J. . University Park : Pennsylvania State University Press , 2010 . Photographs. Notes. Bibliography. Index. vii, 333 pp. Cloth , $75.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2002) 82 (4): 840–841.
Published: 01 November 2002
...Matthew A. Redinger Managing the Counterrevolution: The United States and Guatemala,1954-1961. By stephen m. streeter. Latin America, no. 34. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2000. Tables. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xv, 384 pp. Paper, $30.00. 2002 by Duke University Press 2002...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 471–501.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Joshua Frens-String Abstract This article examines the politics of food during Chile's Popular Unity (UP) revolution (1970–73). Organized around the rise and fall of the Juntas de Abastecimiento y Precios (Price and Supply Committees, JAPs), a state-backed network of collectively managed stores and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 February 2013
... activities performed outside the mines by women. Some of this work involved the preparation and distribution of goods and foodstuffs and basic housekeeping at mining haciendas, and women’s engagement with small-scale trade, market activities, and the management of properties in the city. Indian women also...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 33–65.
Published: 01 February 2013
... helps to explain why a devotion so carefully managed for enlightened audiences was nevertheless cut from old cloth. The authors wish to thank the anonymous reviewers for their helpful suggestions. Copyright 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Out of Tlatelolco’s Ruins: Patronage, Devotion...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2008) 88 (2): 173–209.
Published: 01 May 2008
... confirms this view by analyzing the workings of the peninsular and colonial fiscal systems. Revenues were not extracted to Madrid but instead were widely redistributed across regions. Contrary to received wisdom, there was a great degree of local autonomy in managing and allocating these intraregional...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 February 2019
... the Plaza de Armas, the cathedral, the viceroy's palace, and the municipal hall. The protection of central Lima's airs reveals that environmental management corresponded to social status and political power. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 Northward breezes sighed between...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 725.
Published: 01 November 2015
..., managing editor's salary, clerical support, office space, graduate assistantships, telephone, postage, photocopying, computer support, and supplies) should be indicated, together with a statement of commitment from appropriate university administrators. A cover letter from the proposed editor(s) to the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 347–348.
Published: 01 May 2017
... illustrate the historical construction of goods and the multiple meanings of drug products. Part 2 of the book, “The Rule of the Local and the Rise of the Botanists,” goes into fine detail about eighteenth-century debates, mostly concerning management of and improvement projects for the Loja reserve...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 February 2016
... longest section of the book, almost 90 pages, is dedicated to oil policy during the first half of Chávez's presidency. McBeth finds both continuity and change in Venezuela's management of the petroleum industry. Regardless of their ideological orientation, Venezuelan governments since the 1930s (with...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2011) 91 (1): 197.
Published: 01 February 2011
... senior editor(s), associate editor(s), and book review editor(s). The extent of university support (for example, release time, managing edi- tor’s salary, clerical support, office space, graduate assistantships, telephone, post- age, photocopying, computer support, and supplies) should be...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 769–771.
Published: 01 November 2016
... negative effect of elitist traditions, something that the book does not satisfactorily address. Water management practices in Brazil have been historically dominated by technocrats and hydrologists, which continues to facilitate the approval of highly controversial, bureaucratized projects. In any...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 383–384.
Published: 01 May 2016
... not only lined the pockets of international and domestic logging syndicates anxious to manufacture railway systems oriented toward the United States but also prompted the emergence of Mexico's earliest schemes for scientific management of woodlands. In this vein, Miguel Ángel de Quevedo, the self...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 February 2013
.... We wish also to acknowledge the fine leadership of HAHR by the editorial team at the University of Pittsburgh: Senior Editors George Reid Andrews, Alejandro de la Fuente, and Lara Putnam; Associate/Book Review Editors Paul Eiss and John Soluri; and Managing Editor Sara Lickey. In the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2003) 83 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 February 2003
... team: editors Gilbert Joseph and Stuart Schwartz, associate editor Emilia Viotti da Costa, book review editor R. Douglas Cope, and managing editors Jonathan Amith and Anupama Mande. We thank them both for their excellent leadership and production of the journal and for making the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 737–738.
Published: 01 November 2017
... argues throughout the rest of the book that the conditions of the late period of slavery in the British-colonized Caribbean, once the Atlantic slave trade was under threat and then abolished, led to particularly focused attention on children by planters and managers. Vasconcellos aims to tell the “story...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 750–752.
Published: 01 November 2017
... state intermediaries well into the 1950s, influenced rural groups to accept more readily compromise over resistance. The author expertly teases out how different groups within the cooperatives adopted multiple responses to the state-appointed general managers' cronyism, clientelism, and corruption...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 348–349.
Published: 01 May 2014
... correspondence with renowned conservationist Aldo Leopold in turn influenced the recommendations Vogt made to the Peruvian government for the ecological management of guano extraction. In tragic contrast to the relative success Peruvian managers enjoyed with guano, however, is the Pacific island of Banaba, where...