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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (4): 914–915.
Published: 01 November 1991
...M. Patricia Fernández Kelly The Maquiladora Industry: Economic Solution or Problem? . Edited by Fatemi Khosrow . New York : Praeger Publishers , 1990 . Tables. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xi , 262 pp. Cloth . $47.95 . Copyright 1991 by Duke University Press 1991...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (4): 762.
Published: 01 November 1999
...Michael J. Pisani Beautiful Flowers of the Maquiladora: Life Histories of Women Workers in Tijuana . By Prieto Norma Iglesias . Translated by Stone Michael with Winkler Gabrielle . Foreword by Selby Henry . Translations from Latin America Series . Austin : Institute...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (4): 718–719.
Published: 01 November 1993
...Heather Fowler-Salamini The Unionization of the Maquiladora Industry: The Tamaulipan Case in National Context . By Williams Edward J. and Passe-Smith John T. . San Diego : Institute for Regional Studies of the Californias, San Diego State University , 1992 . Map. Tables. Graphs...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (3): 525–526.
Published: 01 August 1994
...Richard H. Immerman The Maquiladora Revolution in Guatemala . By Petersen Kurt . New Haven : Orville Schell Center for International Human Rights at Yale Law School , 1992 . Graphs. Notes. Index . xvi, 244 pp. Paper . $7.95 . Doing Business with the Dictators: A Political...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (3): 546–547.
Published: 01 August 1997
...Susan M. Gauss Desert Capitalism: Maquiladoras in North America’s Western Industrial Corridor . By Kopinak Kathryn . Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 1996 . Maps. Figures. Graphs. Bibliography. Index . xvi , 232 pp. Cloth . $45.00 . Copyright 1997 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (4): 719–720.
Published: 01 November 1993
...Helen Icken Safa Exports and Local Development: Mexico’s New Maquiladoras . By Wilson Patricia A. . Austin : University of Texas Press , 1992 . Map. Tables. Figures. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index . vii , 161 pp. Cloth , $25.00 . Paper , $10.95 . Copyright 1993...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (4): 796–797.
Published: 01 November 1983
.... Nonetheless, this is an important work that should be read by all serious students of the United States-Mexican Borderlands, migration, and maquiladoras . The detailed survey questionnaire enabled the authors to examine personal, social, economic, and political characteristics of the maquiladora...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (3): 526–528.
Published: 01 August 1993
... University Press 1993 This is an important book that should radically reshape the way the history of the Latin American working classes is undertaken. The canvas on which Josiah Heyman paints is a broad one—the period from the early Porfiriato to the era of the maquiladoras and peso devaluations...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (4): 725–726.
Published: 01 November 2009
..., in separate chapters, use a top-down approach to analyze the rise of maquiladora industry. Yucatán’s closeness to U.S. Gulf ports has contributed to the expansion of assembly plants in the vicinity of Mérida and throughout the state’s former zona henequenera . Baklanoff’s interest is the policy context...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (1): 202–203.
Published: 01 February 2010
... members of Mexico’s working class. Furthermore, the increased surveillance of Mexico’s working class does not just happen at the U.S.-Mexico border. It also occurs in maquiladoras ; at high-class nightclubs that block working-class clientele from entering, the bouncers telling them that it is full...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (4): 696–698.
Published: 01 November 1997
... of the region’s total wage earners. Tiano studies the impact of Mexican border-town maquiladoras on different groups of women in the 1980s; Bose and Acosta-Belén present individual essays in two sections, the first stressing the impact of industrial labor on wage-earning women, and the second, women’s strategies...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (2): 363.
Published: 01 May 1981
... of maquiladoras . The last section of the book is centered around a number of case studies taken from the “worker insurgency” of 1970-75, including a substantial discussion of the well-known labor-capital conflict at Spicer, S.A., in 1975. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (1): 226.
Published: 01 February 1983
... example is the role of the twin plants ( maquiladoras ) as sources of employment for both countries. Other examples that Hansen points to are the contributions of Mexican labor and the Mexican American community in the economic development of the United States Southwest. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (1): 163–164.
Published: 01 February 1981
..., electrical power and manufacturing, and the employment of Mexican labor in the maquiladoras of the border region and in the United States. The context is what they call “the accelerated integration of Mexico into world capitalism and the brutal economic crisis of the 70s” (p. 4). The authors...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (3): 491–492.
Published: 01 August 1997
... fascinated by the texts of debates over “free trade” dating back to a century before the recent controversy over NAFTA. Martínez is to be commended for extending the coverage of border topics far beyond the issues (such as migration and maquiladoras) that tend to dominate the field of border studies...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (4): 915–916.
Published: 01 November 1991
... such organizations are unlikely to bring meaningful improvements for the underpaid and the unemployed. Even if one of these alternatives takes hold, the rapid growth of U.S.- and Japanese-owned maquiladoras with their poorly paid workers and Mexico’s lingering economic problems greatly complicate the possibility...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (1): 143–144.
Published: 01 February 1992
... of three quantitative essays: an overview of the border region by Paul Ganster and Alan Sweedler, a comparative treatment of wage and price data from Tijuana and San Diego by Jeffrey Bortz, and an analysis of the social costs of the maquiladora industry by George Baker. The problems and shortcomings...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (1): 183–184.
Published: 01 February 1993
... to new, grassroots union movements that promise a more dynamic assertion of workers’ autonomy. And Jorge Carrillo V. discusses the expansion of higher-technology, higher-paying jobs in the maquiladora sector. He describes an exceptionally active CTM branch in Tamaulipas, where local union leaders have...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (3): v.
Published: 01 August 1984
... to the present. Toward this end, he has formed a micro- maquiladora in Parral, mining the municipal archives to reconstruct life histories of thousands of people who appear in the parish, civil, and administrative records during the past three and a half centuries. woodrow borah is Abraham D. Shepard...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (4): 766–767.
Published: 01 November 1999
... for the pre-maquiladora border creeps into the book, providing a suitable backdrop for the apocalyptic conclusion. ...