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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2003) 83 (2): 444–446.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Rory Miller Oil, War, and Anglo-American Relations: American and British Reactions to Mexico's Expropriation of Foreign Oil Properties, 1937-1941. By catherine e. jayne. Foreword by julián nava. Contributions in Latin American Studies, No. 19. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 2000. Photographs...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2004) 84 (3): 555–557.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Norman E. Whitten, Jr. Indians, Oil, and Politics: A Recent History of Ecuador. By allen gerlach. Latin American Silhouettes. Wilmington, DE:Scholarly Resources, 2003. Photographs. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xix,286 pp. Cloth, $65.00. Paper, $23.95. 2004 by Duke University Press 2004...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2008) 88 (1): 131–133.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Daniela Spenser The Ecology of Oil: Environment, Labor, and the Mexican Revolution, 1900–1938 . By MYRNA I. SANTIAGO. Studies in Environment and History. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006. Photographs. Maps. Tables. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 411 pp. Cloth, $85.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2006) 86 (2): 409–411.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Derek Williams Crude Chronicles: Indigenous Politics, Multinational Oil, and Neoliberalism in Ecuador. By suzana sawyer. Durham: Duke University Press, 2004. 312 pp. Cloth, $74.95. Paper, $21.95. Duke University Press 2006 Book Reviews General Historia general de América...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 95–129.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Kevin A. Young Abstract After the 1952 Bolivian Revolution, oil assumed an increasingly important role in Bolivia's economy and popular consciousness. Oil nationalists were deeply divided, however. While the Movimiento Nacionalista Revolucionario (MNR) regime sought economic modernization, labor...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 528–530.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Stephen Cote Oil oozes through the pores of modern society, and neoliberalism has restructured Latin American community and kinship relationships so deeply, that it is no surprise that a cultural anthropologist would address these topics. Elana Shever's Resources for Reform: Oil and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 549–551.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Myrna Santiago Subterranean Struggles: New Dynamics of Mining, Oil, and Gas in Latin America . Edited by Bebbington Anthony and Bury Jeffrey . Peter T. Flawn Series in Natural Resource Management and Conservation . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2013 . Photographs. Maps...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Kevin A. Young Oil and Nation: A History of Bolivia's Petroleum Sector . By Cote Stephen C. . Energy and Society . Morgantown : West Virginia University Press , 2016 . Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xxiii, 200 pp. Paper , $26.99 . Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 564–566.
Published: 01 August 2018
... discussions in undergraduate and graduate courses on human rights, state formation, counterinsurgency, democracy, and social movements. The Social Origins of Human Rights: Protesting Political Violence in Colombia's Oil Capital, 1919–2010 . By Luis van Isschot . Critical Human Rights . Madison...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2011) 91 (2): 356–358.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Brian McBeth The Enduring Legacy: Oil, Culture, and Society in Venezuela . By Salas Miguel Tinker . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2009 . Map. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xvi , 324 pp. Paper, $23.95. Cloth, $84.95 . Copyright 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Book...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2011) 91 (2): 358–359.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Rosemary Thorp From Windfall to Curse? Oil and Industrialization in Venezuela, 1920 to the Present . By di John Jonathan . University Park : Pennsylvania State University Press , 2009 . Illustrations. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xvii , 341 pp. Cloth, $65.00 . Copyright...
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Published: 01 February 2017
Figure 1. Zones created by the 1955 oil code. Map by the author, based on “El gobierno promulgó el Código del Petróleo,” La Nación (La Paz), 27 Oct. 1955, p. 4. The 1955 law established three major zones (with zone 3 subdivided) for exploitation by private companies, plus a zone in the More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 237–269.
Published: 01 May 2014
... fiscal administration. A focus on the liquor tax, then, suggests that the logic of neopatrimonial state formation in Venezuela was not driven by oil alone. Cárdenas's attack on tax farming concluded with a sharp contrast between fiscal modernity and backwardness: “None of the national administrations...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 377–379.
Published: 01 May 2015
... studies that use cross-country data sets to test various hypotheses on economic growth with in-depth microstudies of the country's experience. The result is a book that covers a wide variety of economic areas, such as the oil, manufacturing, and financial industries, as well as the educational system, the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Doug Yarrington In discussions of modern Venezuelan history, it is often stated (or assumed) that oil is everything. Petroleum, according to this interpretation, has fundamentally driven the nation's economic, political, social, and cultural evolution for almost a century. Even scholars who...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 156–157.
Published: 01 February 2018
... shift in axis promises new “design and management challenges for . . . architecture and urban planning” (p. 2). To better inform those who meet these challenges, the book offers lessons from five case studies in Brazil, Venezuela, and Chile, where mining, oil, and hydroelectric power shaped regional...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 206–207.
Published: 01 February 2019
... including anarchist and socialist parties, students, and workers. The Chaco War entered popular culture as a “war for oil,” in which the Bolivian oligarchy and international capitalism (represented by Standard Oil) betrayed national interests and acted as enemies of the Bolivian people (p. 21). Veterans...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2000) 80 (2): v–vi.
Published: 01 May 2000
... Allen Wells, of The Second Conquest of Latin America: Coffee, Henequen, and Oil during the Export Boom, 1850–1930 (1998); and editor, with David A. Smith and Dorothy J. Solinger, of States and Sovereignty in the Global Economy (1999). He is currently editing a...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 368–369.
Published: 01 May 2015
... countries' capital and markets. Brazilian and Argentine beef exports to Britain rose, Mexican oil flowed northward, Chilean nitrates and copper went to meet the war's needs, and even Cuban grain and sugar exports spiked upward. Compounding this development, beginning in 1914 the war shook the global...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 364–365.
Published: 01 May 2017
..., animal power, and other sources of energy to create an “organic army” that gained a tactical advantage over a Bolivian army that depended heavily on oil (p. 136). Ben Nobbs-Thiessen explores how one member of the Bolivian elite placed faith in “patriotic engineering”—the construction of a canal to...