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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (1): 173–174.
Published: 01 February 2006
... how one Mexican town famed for its annual passion pageant also plays out the power struggles manifest on the larger national stage. With its “visualized brutality” (p. 17), the biblical narrative of Jesus’s last days — from his betrayal in the Garden of Gethsemane, to the way of the cross and his...
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Published: 01 November 2010
Figure 1 January 17, 1974. Children at play in the area behind blocks 54-55-56, Sierra Maestra, 23 de Enero. Pedro Garrido/El Nacional. More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (4): 732–733.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Kristin Dutcher Mann Playing in the Cathedral: Music, Race, and Status in New Spain . By Ramos-Kittrell Jesús A. . Currents in Latin American and Iberian Music . New York : Oxford University Press , 2016 . Figures. Appendix. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. xiii, 228 pp. Cloth...
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Published: 01 November 2014
Figure 1. Illustration by Angelo Agostini from the January 1887 cover of Revista Illustrada : “Two illustrious politicians playing capoeiragem, which greatly amuses the crowd in general and Mr. Cotegipe in particular.” More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (4): 651–679.
Published: 01 November 2017
... and the Americas. Foreign allies also played a crucial role in sustaining transnational solidarity networks that assisted the development of APRA as a persecuted political group. Specifically, this article focuses on historicizing and drawing out the larger significance of the unstable relationships that bound...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (2): 299–331.
Published: 01 May 2011
... that required a high level of personal trust. By using a previously unstudied cache of confiscated letters, this article shows that transatlantic travel, friendship, common regional and ethnic origin, and the increasing flow of information played a far more important part in the articulation of Spanish colonial...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (4): 547–579.
Published: 01 November 2014
... of the archipelago. By showing that New Spain played a central role in sculpting Spain's relationship with her most remote possession, this article contributes to the scholarship that challenges the interpretation of the absolutist state as absolute. This transportation process also illuminates that the history...
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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 (2014) 94 (2): 271–302.
Published: 01 May 2014
... which different actors and elements played various yet entangled roles. As perceptions of Ushuaia were informed by one's status and form of confinement or relative freedom, we see divergent as well as overlapping understandings of the region rather than a monolithic landscape at “The End of the World...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (2): 171–203.
Published: 01 May 2013
... to Central America away from Senegambia and neighboring regions of West Africa, birthplace of the majority of Africans transported to Central America prior to 1595. The later-arriving and larger West Central African workforce played a more important role than heretofore understood in satisfying the demands...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (4): 615–648.
Published: 01 November 2014
... and ethnography prepared him for his scouting work in the Chaco, a territory contested by both Bolivia and Paraguay. This work, done with the native population of the Chaco, helped secure victory over the Bolivians during the Chaco War (1932–1935). It also played a key role in his broader project of incorporating...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (3): 427–458.
Published: 01 August 2015
... various forms of water play that transgressed the boundaries between the sexes but tended to respect other social hierarchies. After independence, authorities and members of a self-proclaimed “civilized” elite sought to repress what they condemned as a “barbarous” game. These efforts obtained some success...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (3): 427–454.
Published: 01 August 2008
... that marital property rights, and by extension marriage, played an important and unexpected role in the region’s credit market. Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Marriage is a contract that historically carries with it significant financial corollaries. Dowries, marital property regimes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (1): 73–106.
Published: 01 February 2012
... with social reform, a process that we term “social landscaping.” The Cardenistas intended not only to reorient the relationship between the popular classes and the state but to unleash state power in order to redefine the relationship between the popular classes and nature. Social landscaping played out...
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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 (2): 283–318.
Published: 01 May 2010
... and the closing of European immigration that followed the world depression. Second, it underscores the role played by Italian and German cultural and scientific transnational networks in the reception and dissemination of medical ideas of race improvement. Based upon previously overlooked sources of the Prussian...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (4): 591–625.
Published: 01 November 2010
... public venues in which black men were judged as members of a free society. Some musicians played samba and a number used malandragem, the lifestyle and ethos of flashy, masculine, malandro hustler figures, to cater to audience desires and also to distinguish themselves from caricatures of sickly, weak...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (4): 661–695.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Figure 1 January 17, 1974. Children at play in the area behind blocks 54-55-56, Sierra Maestra, 23 de Enero. Pedro Garrido/El Nacional. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (2): 239–271.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Devyn Spence Benson Abstract This essay explores the role that conversations about race and racism played in forming a partnership between an African American public relations firm and the Cuban National Tourist Institute (INIT) in 1960, just one year after Fidel Castro’s victory over Fulgencio...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (2): 191–221.
Published: 01 May 2022
... Amazonia in the 1780s and 1790s, this article shows that such efforts were not limited to confirming in loco the lines drawn in European courts. I demonstrate how Indigenous populations played on Iberian rivalries to maintain their autonomy and negotiate their resettlement. The very interactions between...
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