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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (1): 1–33.
Published: 01 February 2014
... the communists’ organizational, legal, and political acumen, Rio’s iconic favelas might never have become a permanent and precious urban foothold for the migrant poor. Without the residents’ support, the Brazilian Communist Party might not have experienced electoral triumph in the late 1940s or maintained...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (3): 391–422.
Published: 01 August 2010
... as important as the role of the public sphere and elections, which historians have recently accented. Indeed, the essay suggests ways in which historians of the public sphere might consider the rituals and languages of violence as part of public conduct, while it was the opening of the public sphere...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (4): 681–718.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Lillian Guerra Abstract This article analyzes the personal experiences of African American refugees in Cuba as well as the ways in which the Cuban government sought to mitigate and frequently repress the appeal of the movement of Black Power / poder negro to which Cubans might autonomously ascribe...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (1): 67–98.
Published: 01 February 2013
... of property from the church to the state, as might be supposed by extrapolating from the liberal reforms that took place in other countries. Rather, there was a process of appropriation by the state and by the church of property and managerial authority that had previously been held by families and various...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (4): 665–689.
Published: 01 November 2011
... out these men’s activities, examine the archives they made, and raise questions about their connections to quipu literacy. Andean notaries are presented as a kind of double-edged sword — as crucial intermediaries vis-à-vis the Spanish colonial bureaucracy who might work both for and against...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (3): 411–449.
Published: 01 August 2013
... of historians has been critical to understanding our findings for the contemporary period, and we suggest ways that sociological work like ours might inform historical work on race and ethnicity. Copyright 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 In the growing academic literature on race and ethnicity...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (4): 735–737.
Published: 01 November 2010
... was sometimes at a loss to resolve the differences between one area and another. More discussion of regional distinctions and additional maps detailing environmental features might have made this clearer. At the same time, it is unclear how much elite promotion of beef as the “modern” food actually percolated...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (3): 520–521.
Published: 01 August 2008
... to go forward, but at critical junctures Spaniards missed key clues that might have allowed an alliance to hold, a truce to be maintained, or a settlement to survive. Had the arena been one in which Spaniards were numerically or militarily dominant, such mutual misunderstanding might not have mattered...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (2): 225–231.
Published: 01 May 2016
... in the way that sound grants unmediated access to a bit of the past and more in the ways that we might listen to a recording such as this one and begin to assemble a history of sound and listening as a contingent, specific set of practices. Jonathan Sterne points out that recording “does not preserve...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (4): 697–698.
Published: 01 November 1994
... unexpressed: a Caribbean– Latin American genealogy. This is a controversial gesture because it implies that mainstream Latin American authors, such as Gabriel García Márquez, might prove more relevant for the history and development of Chicano writing than canonic U. S. authors like William Faulkner...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (2): 342–344.
Published: 01 May 1996
.... Archaeologists might find fault because it gives no clear indication that the author has taken into account the advances in the decipherment of Maya texts during the last two or three decades. Historians might wonder why a quotation that potentially could be an important part of her argument carries no date (p...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1971) 51 (2): 364.
Published: 01 May 1971
... may be suggested, and they are only minor. First, the introduction reads too much like a recitation of documentary sources (all richly annotated but which might have been inserted collectively at the end); the reader becomes dazzled by the references and it is as if the writer were afraid to say...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (2): 388–389.
Published: 01 May 2007
... the audiencia, municipal courts, and the Santa Hermandad . Legal cases might be passed from one judge to another, but she argues that conflicts between different authorities were rare. Auxiliary staff were important in the penal process — particularly notaries who drew up and archived legal documents. Cases...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (2): 392–393.
Published: 01 May 1969
... day “was not really interested in strengthening the independence of Latin America” and that the Monroe Doctrine might well be called the “Adams Doctrine” (p. 25). Polk rationalizes the Mexican War with the same doctrine. After using the “Maine” episode to justify its intervention of 1898 in Cuba...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (2): 353–362.
Published: 01 May 2007
... within small spaces. It should come as no surprise that people lived in or above a tienda , but one might be puzzled to learn that several people might occupy a cochera . New callejones, the infamous alleyways located behind the mansions and modest houses that lined the city streets chock-a-block, took...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (3): 614–615.
Published: 01 August 1983
... than his later career might have suggested. He was, for instance, while working as auxiliary bishop of San Salvador, closely involved with the ultraconservative Catholic organization Opus Dei (p. 40), and was partly responsible for driving the Jesuits out of the seminary on the grounds that they were...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (4): 827–828.
Published: 01 November 2006
... the 1830s, including one Vicente Ordaz, whom Fray Blas himself baptized at Santa Ynez? Hackel might have made some mention of this possibility, if only to disprove it. And what of slavery? One of the persistent questions about the mission system has been whether it constituted a form of slavery. Hackel...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (2): 345–354.
Published: 01 May 2003
... inexpensive, but nonetheless critical, improvements. A personal computer, for example, might allow some repositories to catalog holdings that are now inaccessible. Simple facility upgrades might enhance user access or storage conditions. Acid-free materials or raw microfilm stock, typically hard-currency...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (3): 538–543.
Published: 01 August 1972
... Pernambuco ( Annexes ao Relatório da Agricultura, Commercio e Obras Publicas apresentado á Assemblea Geral Legislativa , Rio, 1869), so the net return to the prospective slave owner would have been approximately £ 15.5 a year. The owner might have received that return for twenty years; Galloway accepts...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (4): 823.
Published: 01 November 1988
... Zumárraga, not listed in his bibliography, he might not have made the far-fetched suggestion that the king made the appointment of Francisco de Mendiola to the bishopric of New Galicia “probably acting on a recommendation initially from Bishop Zumárraga” (p. 53). Zumárraga died in 1548, while Mendiola...