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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (4): 848.
Published: 01 November 1975
... and a strong comparative approach lead the authors to fruitful speculations and hypotheses. Their methodology excludes cultural information that could alter some conclusions. Copyright 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 The Urbanization Process of a Poor Mexican Neighborhood . By Ugalde...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (1): 111–139.
Published: 01 February 2009
... scenario. The intense climate of electoral dispute and the agitation caused by popular demands broadened the debate on pressing urban issues and moved it out of the realm of Parliament and the political parties and into the realm of the labor unions and neighborhood associations such as the Comitês...
Published: 01 May 2004
Figure 3 Meeting of San Gerónimo neighborhood association in Guatemala City, ca. 1950. More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (3): 495–526.
Published: 01 August 2023
... of neighborhood health movements, the article explores how grassroots movements came to articulate a notion of a right to health that incorporated the right to shape the city and the right to democratic participation while under military rule. As frustration with a lack of sanitary infrastructure and poor-quality...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (3): 463–492.
Published: 01 August 2020
... that had been wrong in the fallen republic. Its crime and illegality, its political corruption and poverty, its racial composition and underdevelopment, its uncultured residents and their behavior—virtually every aspect of the neighborhood was used as an indictment of the past. As an image of a before...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (2): 373–375.
Published: 01 May 2022
.... The extramuro was also thought the center of disease and prostitution that could infect the health and morals of non-Indigenous city dwellers. In any event, these supposedly separated areas soon became La Paz's fastest-growing neighborhoods that, as Sierra frequently emphasizes, were home to people of diverse...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 February 2009
..., they countered the official representation of the dead at Panzós as engañados , or “tools of leftist insurgents,” claiming instead that they were the real, authentic indios . The cultural and political activism discussed in these papers frequently took place at the local (community, village, neighborhoods...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (2): 374–376.
Published: 01 May 2015
... and consolidation of informal neighborhoods there. In this set of eight essays, in addition to a fine series of pictures of Rio de Janeiro's slums, the authors revisit different mainland cities, including Managua, Santiago, Mexico City, Buenos Aires, Caracas, and Rio de Janeiro. The book focuses particularly...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (2): 345–346.
Published: 01 May 1997
... This is a study of the comedores (cooperative neighborhood kitchens) recently organized in many Peruvian cities, where efforts are under way to reconcile “growing economic need and the increase of Western food aid.” The comedores provide low-cost daily sustenance and thereby act as an attractive source of meals...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1990) 70 (1): 57–84.
Published: 01 February 1990
..., mestizos, and mulattos, crowded into surrounding barrios, some of which were preexisting Indian villages. The newer poor neighborhoods had even begun to spread up the surrounding hillsides to the north and east. 9 Although the city appears not to have grown much in population during the eighteenth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (2): 387–388.
Published: 01 May 1996
... is the lot of many town dwellers. Public services continue to be the prerogative of wealthy neighborhoods, and slum districts must struggle to secure their portion. Robert Gay spent several months in 1986 researching two favelas of Rio de Janeiro, and the outcome is a succinct and readable study...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (3): 596–597.
Published: 01 August 1996
... and 1980s, however, made clear to the current volume’s contributors the equal importance of neighborhood- and community-based movements as vehicles of working-class mobilization. These essays therefore focus on the “link between workplace demands and community demands for improvement” (p. 36...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (4): 809–846.
Published: 01 November 1991
... movement in São Paulo from the 1917 strike well into the mid-1920s, 6 and the continuity between the 1917 general strike and labor politics in the 1930s and beyond. 7 In 1900, São Paulo was still far from being an industrial center. Neighborhoods such as Brás and Mooca, where large textile...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (1): 1–33.
Published: 01 February 2014
...) .” In Reis Filho and Ridenti 1991-2007 , 5 : 11 – 72 . Distrito Federal , Departamento de Geografia e Estatística . 1949 . Censo das favelas: Aspectos gerais . Rio de Janeiro . Duarte Adriano Luiz . 2009 . “ Neighborhood Associations, Social Movements, and Populism in Brazil, 1945-1953...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (1): 201–202.
Published: 01 February 2019
... a “social order based on equal opportunity,” which existed thanks to the popular sectors' ingenuity, as exemplified by ambulant commerce and the spontaneous emergence of new neighborhoods (p. 10). This world would come into conflict with legislators' and technocrats' bureaucratizing policies that minimized...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (2): 365–366.
Published: 01 May 1977
... for a sophisticated understanding of the political socialization process. “There is considerable variation in the socializing influences to which a migrant is exposed,” he posits. “These differences in neighborhood socialization patterns are an important source of variance in individual political attitudes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (4): 661–695.
Published: 01 November 2010
... of this essay won the 2009 Best Paper Award from the Section on Venezuelan Studies of the Latin American Studies Association. Days before Christmas in 1981, Earles Gutiérrez and three other youths stood waiting at the busy rotary in Monte Piedad at the eastern edge of the 23 de Enero neighborhood near...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (3): 471–501.
Published: 01 August 2018
..., several hundred community members gathered outside a supermarket in the población of Santa Julia, a rapidly urbanizing neighborhood on Santiago's southern periphery. They came to celebrate the achievements of Chile's Popular Unity (UP) revolution (1970–73) after two years. More urgent, however...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (1): 174–175.
Published: 01 February 2018
... the forgotten struggles and social memories of the oft-neglected region's neighborhood organizations, religious groups, labor movements, municipal councils, and individuals, the authors examine the dark days of the dictatorship, focusing on how these diverse people and groups resisted, fought, collaborated...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (3): 523–525.
Published: 01 August 2008
... for the neighborhood’s residents points toward their shared understandings of community. In outlining this experience in the book’s first two sections (“O quarto distrito” and “Classe e etnicidade”), Fortes provides the essential context for his discussion of worker organization and mobilization in the third and final...