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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (2): 310–311.
Published: 01 May 1969
...Roger Hamburg Nationalists without Nations. The Oligarchy Versus the People in Latin America . By Alba Víctor . New York , 1968 . Frederick A. Praeger . Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. vii , 248 . $7.00 . Copyright 1969 by Duke University Press 1969 Víctor...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (2): 347–348.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Sandra C. Mendiola García The Oligarchy and the Old Regime in Latin America, 1880–1970 . By Gilbert Dennis . Lanham, MD : Rowman and Littlefield , 2017 . Photographs. Figures. Tables. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 293 pp. Paper , $29.95 . Copyright © 2018 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (1): 145–146.
Published: 01 February 1997
...Ralph Lee Woodward, JR. Power in Transition: The Rise of Guatemala’s Industrial Oligarchy, 1871-1994 . By Dosal Paul J. . Westport : Praeger , 1995 . Tables. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xii , 223 pp. Cloth . $59.95 . Copyright 1997 by Duke University Press 1997...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (4): 871–872.
Published: 01 November 1988
...Dain Borges Politics and Parentela in Paraíba: A Case Study of Family-Based Oligarchy in Brazil . By Lewin Linda . Princeton ; Princeton University Press . 1987 . Notes. Maps. Illustrations. Tables. Figures. Appendixes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index . Pp. x.xiii , 497 . Cloth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (3): 530–532.
Published: 01 August 1980
...Linda Lewin Bahia in the First Brazilian Republic: Coronelismo and Oligarchies, 1889-1934 . By Pang Eul-Soo . Gainesville , 1979 . University Presses of Florida . Illustrations. Tables. Glossary. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xvi , 256 . Cloth. $14.75...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (4): 768–769.
Published: 01 November 1981
... that, within the short period of thirty-five years, saw the rise and fall of the oligarchy’s undisputed domination over Peruvian politics and society. In three parts of five chapters each, the authors first deal with some of the major economic structures of early twentieth-century Peru (the “feudal...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (4): 758–760.
Published: 01 November 2004
... Colombia’s oligarchy and its two-party political system. By using previously unexamined letters written by Gaitán and his followers, as well as interviews and Gaitanista press, Green traces the historical and political conditions that gave rise to Gaitanismo as a left-liberal mobilization. Green contends...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1987) 67 (2): 338–339.
Published: 01 May 1987
... . Copyright 1987 by Duke University Press 1987 At the very end of his study of the merger of the urban oligarchy and traditional nobility in early modern Barcelona, James Amelang remarks that “the historical developments treated in this book are to a certain degree familiar to all students of the period...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (3): 563–564.
Published: 01 August 1981
... This book is a study of the ideology of the Paulista oligarchy from 1926 to 1932, that is, from the founding of the Partido Democrático and Vargas’s appointment as finance minister under Washington Luís to the eve of the “Constitutionalist Revolution,” which pitted São Paulo against the Vargas dictatorship...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (2): 328–329.
Published: 01 May 1981
... aspects of the Isthmian ruling class during the eighty-two years of Colombian domination. For almost three decades after gaining independence from Spain and uniting with Colombia, Panama suffered economic depression. This was especially distressing to the tightly knit, “white” oligarchy of Panama City...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (2): 260–261.
Published: 01 May 1964
... (between reformers and reactionaries). The aspirations of the people which are national in concept eventually will triumph, he feels, over the hitherto dominating interests of the oligarchy which are primarily anti-national and selfish in their concept. The second essay is a psychoanalysis of Brazil...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1986) 66 (2): 412–413.
Published: 01 May 1986
... Gilbert’s work on the formation and evolution of the Peruvian oligarchy, carried out during the 1970s and well known to Peruvianists through the Cornell dissertation series (The Oligarchy and the Old Regime in Peru , 1977), has now appeared in translation in Lima. It is a truly captivating story...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (4): 733–734.
Published: 01 November 1994
... was characterized by shifting relationships among the new revolutionary elites, enriched by wealth taken from the Porfirian oligarchy; attempts by the old elite to regain power; continuing demands by the popular classes for land reform and labor rights; and competition for power between Mexico City and Chihuahua...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (1): 155–157.
Published: 01 February 1982
... Press 1982 Osvaldo Hurtado concludes the original Spanish edition of the book under review with this reference to the Ecuadorian oligarchy, now awash with the wealth generated by oil: “Seldom have so few, in such a short time, gained so much” (p. 293). In fact, this class has proved resourceful...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (1): 173–174.
Published: 01 February 1984
..., and co-optation and passive obedience replace the active consent of the society” (pp. 101-102). That is a capsule description of El Salvador, if ever there was one. The “reactionary coalitions” in El Salvador have been the oligarchy, who controlled the economic and political life of the country until...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1990) 70 (3): 405–432.
Published: 01 August 1990
... Japanese farmers and, in the province of Lima, by real estate developers. 9 The party was also embraced by sectors of the old Civilista oligarchy who wished to utilize it as a shield against attacks from the only other mass political party in Peru, the APRA. Under the leadership of Luis A. Flores, who...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (2): 317–318.
Published: 01 May 1972
... of this book is that the progressive Uruguay created by Batlle y Ordóñez has been destroyed, along with the nations economy, by the oligarchy which has held power since 1933 and that if Batlle were alive today in Uruguay he would be a revolutionary. A closely related argument is that in Uruguay’s history...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (2): 362–363.
Published: 01 May 1980
... economic production. This has been reflected throughout Peruvian history whenever factions allied with foreign capital, particularly the export oligarchy, have placed their own economic interests ahead of those of the nation as a whole. The working classes, moreover, frequently have been coopted...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (1): 173–174.
Published: 01 February 1965
... which is traced the continuing domination of the “conservative oligarchy,” beginning with the March, 1795, movement of José Leonardo Chirinos and coming down to 1960. More than half the book is used to bring the story down to the events of the post-Gómez period, during the course of which the author...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1987) 67 (3): 522–523.
Published: 01 August 1987
...” of the oligarchy, a whole scheme of domination and power. With a quite evident Marxian methodology, he poses the structural problems, the underlying contradictions he discovers, and the alternative solutions which could have been followed to avoid the crisis. Although he never individualizes other authors...