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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (3): 632–633.
Published: 01 August 1983
...Percy C. Hintzen Domination and Power in Guyana: A Study of the Police in a Third World Context . By Danns George K. . Foreword by Coser Lewis A. . New Brunswick : Transaction Books , 1982 . Map. Tables. Notes. Figures. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xiv , 193 . Cloth . $29.95...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (4): 637–676.
Published: 01 November 1989
... University Press 1989 O n the night of December 28, 1836, Rio de Janeiro police arrested Graciano, a Mina slave, born in West Africa. He had run afoul of the law before, for disrespect to authority, possession of illegal weapons, and engaging in capoeira. Beyond the gymnastic fighting technique...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (4): 693–694.
Published: 01 November 1982
...John H. Coatsworth Disorder and Progress: Bandits, Police, and Mexican Development . By Vanderwood Paul J. . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 1981 . Maps. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xix , 264 . Cloth. $21.50 . Paper. $8.95 . Copyright 1982...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (1): 188–190.
Published: 01 February 1999
... glimpse into the illegal practices of the “spy agencies” and “political police” of the United States. Readers looking for evidence of complicated CIA conspiracies and assassination plots will find no “smoking gun” in this collection. There are some valuable documents, including Richard Goodwin’s...
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Published: 01 May 2018
Figure 1. Police photograph of Marina Pelagia Velarde Rodríguez, Dina René Velarde Rodríguez, and Teodosio Valenzuela Ruiz, November 1979. Archivo Regional de Ayacucho, Corte Superior de Justicia Penal Huamanga, paq. 466, exp. 04562, fol. 25. Courtesy of Ayacucho Regional Archive Police More
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Published: 01 May 2018
Figure 2. Police photograph of Julián Tineo Guillén and his father, November 1978. Archivo Regional de Ayacucho, Corte Superior de Justicia Penal Huamanga, paq. 420, exp. 004724, fol. 16. Courtesy of Ayacucho Regional Archive Police photograph of Julián Tineo Guillén and his father, November More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (1): 35–72.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Diana J. Montaño Abstract This essay explores Mexico City's electrification in the early twentieth century through the lens of power theft. The arrest and resulting trial of dozens of capitalinos (Mexico City residents) suspected of power theft allow us to document the nuances of policing...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (2): 384.
Published: 01 May 1991
...David Sowell The Problem of Order in Changing Societies: Essays on Crime and Policing in Argentina and Uruguay, 1750-1940 . Edited by Johnson Lyman L. . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 1990 . Tables. Graphs. Illustrations. Photographs. Notes. Index . xx , 161 pp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (4): 713–714.
Published: 01 November 1995
...Lyman L. Johnson Policing Rio de Janeiro: Repression and Resistance in a Nineteenth-Century City . By Holloway Thomas H. . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 1993 . Maps. Tables. Figures. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xvii, 369 pp. Cloth . $45.00 . Copyright 1995...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (2): 257–292.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Figure 1. Police photograph of Marina Pelagia Velarde Rodríguez, Dina René Velarde Rodríguez, and Teodosio Valenzuela Ruiz, November 1979. Archivo Regional de Ayacucho, Corte Superior de Justicia Penal Huamanga, paq. 466, exp. 04562, fol. 25. Courtesy of Ayacucho Regional Archive Police...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (3): 501–531.
Published: 01 August 2019
... nationalism of the day. The article analyzes labor struggles and the move toward industrial organizing in Mollendo, Peru; Chilean Industrial Workers of the World efforts at creating links with Peruvian workers; and police repression after a 1925 strike in Mollendo. I combine an in-depth view of local...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (1): 37–69.
Published: 01 February 2015
... drug usage in the interwar period, explored here, had defined the medical contours of toxicomanía (addiction). But as the 1970s progressed, new legislation framed the drug problem as one of national security, proscribing illicit drug distribution, penalizing consumers, and authorizing federal police...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (2): 269–297.
Published: 01 May 2015
... direct military control, through projects such as the creation of a US-officered frontier guard. Established in 1905 to police revenue along the Dominican-Haitian border, this unique organization had neither precedent nor sanction in international law, but it demonstrated the makeshift Caribbean policy...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (1): 109–142.
Published: 01 February 2010
...John D. French Abstract Extensive interviews and confidential police and judicial records are used to explore the life of Marcos Andreotti (1910–1984), a lifelong Communist labor leader active in the industrial ABC region of greater São Paulo. The intensified persecution faced by Andreotti...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (2): 323–344.
Published: 01 May 1970
... to experiment with federal intervention in public security affairs, but in a hesitant and limited way. In 1855 the Minister of Gobernación, José María Lafragua, urged state governors to create whatever police forces they found necessary to secure lives and property in their respective states. 1 He soon...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (3): 577–578.
Published: 01 August 2016
... . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Police and politics, police and civilization, police and the city, police and labor, and police and criminality are the dyads that provide titles for the five central chapters of Marcelo Thadeu Quintanilha Martins's study, originally presented...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (2): 249–282.
Published: 01 May 1996
... police, cavalry, national guard soldiers, and civilians armed with more numerous and far better weapons. The uprising had been planned for months; African slaves and freedmen (former slaves who had purchased or been granted their freedom) from both Salvador and outside the city joined in the fighting...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (1): 180–181.
Published: 01 February 2019
... the imagination of urban crime and the policing of Europe and North America, but we are only beginning to learn about how these concerns played out in the Latin American context. Lila Caimari is among the scholars who have contributed most to our knowledge of this subject. While the City Sleeps (first published...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (1): 3–39.
Published: 01 February 2009
... in major national newspapers and magazines, as well as in the city’s alternative press, which represented various groups on the left and in the emerging movimento negro , or black movement. Above all, Frias’s article attracted the attention of the secret police of the state of Rio de Janeiro. Along...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 February 2015
... University Press 2015 In 2005, investigators searching a Guatemala City neighborhood for explosives stumbled upon the National Police archives. In Paper Cadavers , Kirsten Weld tells the story of the ensuing Project for the Recovery of the National Police Historical Archives (“the Project”), a foreign...