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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (2): 352–353.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Jeremy Ravi Mumford Object and Apparition: Envisioning the Christian Divine in the Colonial Andes . By Stanfield-Mazzi Maya . Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2013 . Photographs. Plates. Illustrations. Maps. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xv, 241 pp. Cloth , $50.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1955) 35 (2): 175–202.
Published: 01 May 1955
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Published: 01 August 2021
Figure 3. Cutusuma khipu, 1894. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, object no. 36392. Drawn by Sabine Hyland. Figure 3. Cutusuma khipu, 1894. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, object no. 36392. Drawn by Sabine Hyland. More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (2): 215–245.
Published: 01 May 2010
... others. It also negated the artifacts’ other uses and meanings. For many Mexicans the objects were not national but local patrimony, links to localized identities and histories. Although ordinary Mexicans aided the state, the transfer of artifacts to the museum did not go uncontested, a fact illustrated...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (3): 455–486.
Published: 01 August 2014
... into the amount of fuel the body-machine needed for optimal performance depending on the work performed and environmental conditions. The main objective of this article is to highlight the role that this energy-centric conception of the body played in configuring a series of educational and public hygiene...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (1): 3–39.
Published: 01 February 2010
... of Andean camelids, the bezoar stone played a significant yet academically overlooked role in the social and economic history of modern Europe and Spanish America for its use as an antidote to poisons, and the stones constituted one of the most sought-after objects for the fashionable cabinets...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (1): 41–74.
Published: 01 February 2010
... upon the material culture associated with labor activities and social standing among those recently settled in the Spanish urban milieu. Objects and places, goods and spaces can be manipulated, reappropriated, and reinterpreted by new social actors on their road to history. Things have meaning...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (1): 75–108.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Natalia Milanesio Abstract From the beginning of Juan Domingo Perón’s administration, food consumption was both a significant object of state policy and a central component of official propaganda. This essay resists the analytical separation between politics and imaginaries in order to expand our...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (4): 601–631.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Joanne Rappaport Abstract My objective in this article is to examine the relationship between perception and classification in the sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Andes, focusing in particular on the Nuevo Reino de Granada (today, Colombia). During the first century of colonization, the visual...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (2): 265–295.
Published: 01 May 2021
... —and outlines how they reflected understandings of the relationship between individuals and the state. It also provides a window into the daily lives of patients at the nation's insane asylum, leprosarium, and general hospital, who were not merely objects of charity but also political subjects who engaged...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (1): 144–145.
Published: 01 February 1999
... University Press 1999 This collection of essays explores an innovative subject in the study of popular culture in colonial Latin America: household Catholicism as expressed through pious images and objects. The authors focus their studies on four cities in the viceroyalty of La Plata (Córdoba, Santa Fe...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (2): 319–321.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Carol Damian These two collections of essays address the subjects of collecting and interpreting pre-Columbian objects. Collecting the Pre-Columbian Past developed from a conference in 1990 celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Pre-Columbian Collection of the Dumbarton Oaks Research Library...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 709–711.
Published: 01 November 2018
.... With the three titular phrases “visual culture,” “ancient Americas,” and “contemporary perspectives,” the editors nimbly orient their project. Visual culture's ample purview treats traditional art historical types—architecture, sculpture, and painting—but embraces utilitarian objects, metalwork, manuscripts...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (1): 153–154.
Published: 01 February 2019
... is felt throughout the book. Its ten main essays are grouped in three sections: “The Economy and Commerce,” “The Economics of Ritual and Social Objects,” and “Economy at the Aztec Periphery.” In her chapter in the first section, Deborah L. Nichols offers a clear-eyed survey of recent work on markets...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (4): 740–741.
Published: 01 November 2019
... In this rigorously researched analysis of the lives of holy women in colonial Lima, Nancy van Deusen offers an exploration of female networks and their particular relationship to embodied holiness. She uses women's engagement with material objects as a primary focus to link a series of case studies, as such objects...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (4): 624–626.
Published: 01 November 1964
..., the Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine, though rarely mentioned, was its basis. The author believes that this policy had three objectives. The first was to discourage revolutions, since they were the chief cause of controversies with European powers and an obstacle to material and social progress...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (4): 760–761.
Published: 01 November 2020
.... xvi , 213 pp. Cloth, $90.00 . Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 In 2009, a resident of Uaxactún, Guatemala, delivered a ceramic vessel to a private collector in the area. Looted and severely fragmented, the Maya antiquity was clumsily glued back together. The object was a rare...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (4): 856–858.
Published: 01 November 1991
... and that French’s objection is that I do not document an argument—about women’s lack of labor activity—which he puts forth and I reject. In order to attack the article, French misconstrues its main theses. He discusses at length, for example, alternative explanations for women workers’ quiescence...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (2): 349–351.
Published: 01 May 1969
... of American and Mexican events do not detract from the value of the book as a study of British policy formulation and objectives. All students of this period who are interested in British diplomacy in Mexico will find the book valuable. Calvert views British actions benevolently. In analysing...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (3): 549–550.
Published: 01 August 2018
... poor, rural criollos. Rubble makes a series of generative interventions into the vast literature on memory and heritage studies in Latin America by redirecting the focus from patrimonial, monumental, or memorial objects to those apparently “ inferior ,” “broken,” and “formless” materials looked...