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Published: 01 February 2004
Figure 3 K’iche’ bride. During its early years photography was referred to as “Dauguerre’s mirror,” and practitioners often placed a mirror within a scene to amplify photography’s “narcissistic trick of doubling its subjects” (from Carol Mavor, Becoming: The Photographs of Clementina More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (4): 579–612.
Published: 01 November 2017
..., and small business owners, often becoming prominent and wealthy vecinos (residents). Exploring these often obscure and long-invisible biographies of individuals, the article revisits key historiographical debates about race, purity of blood, and vassalage in the early Spanish empire. References...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (3): 377–406.
Published: 01 August 2018
... vassals of all social backgrounds constantly suggested new laws to the ruling Council of the Indies. Pressed for time, the council's overwhelmed ministers often transplanted petitions' vocabulary verbatim into decrees. This meant that subjects often phrased imperial laws minor and major, regional...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 February 2013
... contributed to the vitality of the city and its Indian communities, migrating and settling in Zacatecas in large numbers even during periods of mining declines. Within these communities, episodes of high male absenteeism often left Indian women in charge of their households. As primary caretakers, they cared...
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Published: 01 February 1999
Fig 3: This Mexico City newspaper cartoon demonstrates official efforts to chart fluctuating levels of female delinquency, often equated with promiscuity. Although women could be arrested for theft, murder, and assault, as well as other criminal activities, in the 1920s and ’30s criminologists More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (4): 623–654.
Published: 01 November 2020
... and marriage. Godparents, especially women, often married within three years of the first time they were selected as baptismal sponsors. Serving as a godparent for a child born to at least one slave parent prepared adolescents for adult responsibilities. In agreeing to accept the spiritual and moral...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (4): 643–672.
Published: 01 November 2022
...Tony Wood Abstract Between 1932 and 1935, the Cuban Communist Party (PCC) argued that the majority-Black population of Oriente, the island's easternmost province, should be granted the right to national self-determination. While this policy has often been dismissed as a passing aberration, I argue...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (4): 641–668.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Alejandra Boza Villarreal Abstract In Costa Rican historiography, Talamanca has often been considered one of the country's most isolated areas for two main reasons: it is a border region with a significant indigenous population within a nation that has defined itself racially as white, and its...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (1): 1–35.
Published: 01 February 2015
... periodization of drugs to uncover and analyze their complex and often-surprising roles. Rather than fetishize drugs, the essay maintains that they can be productively woven into the largest contexts and problems of Latin American history. After analyzing three methodological concerns of drug history — issues...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (2): 195–228.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Karen B. Graubart Abstract The political jurisdiction of the colonial cacique, or ethnic lord, is often understood to have been truncated or undermined by Spanish political administration. But the role of the cacique was also key to enabling Spanish administrators to extract wealth from native...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (1): 95–126.
Published: 01 February 2022
..., they often overlook a fundamental aspect of this migration: approximately one-third of those who arrived to Argentina by 1909 were under the age of 22. They were, therefore, legal minors. Evidence from 300 suits filed in Buenos Aires civil tribunals indicates that these young people faced significant...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (2): 171–203.
Published: 01 May 2013
..., capital of the Audiencia of Guatemala. Their final destinations were often rural properties located in or near the Pacific lowlands of modern-day Guatemala and El Salvador, where the largest sugar and indigo plantations counted dozens of Angolans among their enslaved workers. A decided majority...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (2): 233–256.
Published: 01 May 2020
... from a Eurocentric, often-romanticized image of the age of buccaneers to the contributions of indigenous people, not only as voluntary and forced participants in violent raids but also as defenders of Spanish colonies and, above all, as defenseless victims. 18. Antonio Sebastián de Toledo Molina y...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (3): 481–512.
Published: 01 August 2022
.... These interpretations tend to be methodologically superficial and often reflect elitist prejudices about peasant behavior. Archival evidence and oral histories from Cochabamba suggest that the pact did enjoy substantial rank-and-file support. The military maintained that support by protecting peasant land rights...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (4): 651–678.
Published: 01 November 2023
... by criminologists and occasionally targeted by police. Scholarship on these subjects has often focused on medical and cultural representation, situating maricas in the genealogy of homosexuality. This article brings insights from trans studies to several microhistories from police and prison archives in Rosario...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 February 2011
.... It explores the conceptual and methodological issues raised in studying labor that individual actors often performed in both public and private realms and in commodified and uncommodified forms. By considering studies dating back to the colonial period and across the Americas, this essay explores...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (1): 29–62.
Published: 01 February 2011
... and symbolically, thereby reproducing the multigenerational patterns of patronage and hierarchy that were constitutive of Chilean society. Finally, while domestic work is often associated with private spaces, the analysis finds that public beneficence institutions played an active role in training, subsidizing...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (1): 97–128.
Published: 01 February 2011
... and Juanita Bordoy—and countless other domestic pairs—were (and continue to be) more maternalistic in nature. Her research suggests that middle-class or elite women, as opposed to their male partners, have often taken the lead in negotiating the affective terms of these relationships as well as the work...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (2): 257–292.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., and police and judicial misconduct between 1976 and 1981. What emerges is a picture of abuse and lives upended by the cocaine trade's repression, often on dubious grounds. Ayacucho police routinely tortured during interrogations, engaging in the kinds of violence that became systematic during...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (1): 31–59.
Published: 01 February 2019
... of loyalty served to simplify the complex reality of an often-discordant multiethnic society into a simple binary of loyalty versus disloyalty that determined the Britishness of the colony's subjects and provided beleaguered colonial officials with the vehicle for counteracting the dominance...
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