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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (1): 188–190.
Published: 01 February 1999
...Paul J. Dosal Che Guevara and the FBI: The U.S. Political Police Dossier on the Latin American Revolutionary . Edited by Ratner Michael and Smith Michael Steven . Melbourne : Ocean Press , 1997 . Photographs. Plates . xxii , 213 pp. Paper, $18.95 . Che Guevara Reader...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (3): 632–633.
Published: 01 August 1983
... of favor of office for material gain becomes indispensable if an effective system of patronage, essential for ensuring loyalty to the political directorate, is to be maintained. At the same time, knowledge that individuals are habitually engaged in corrupt practices, and most members of the police seem...
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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 (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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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 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 More
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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 (1991) 71 (2): 384.
Published: 01 May 1991
... of the intricate relationship between municipal government, police jurisdictions, and international pressure on the “white slave” trade. Johnson explores the alleged relationship between economic development and industrialization in his comparative study of arrest patterns in Buenos Aires, Santa Fe, and Tucumán...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (4): 747–748.
Published: 01 November 2021
... because they contribute not to any overarching goal but rather to the book's general unwieldiness. Insurgency, Counter-insurgency and Policing in Centre-West Mexico, 1926–1929: Fighting Cristeros . By Mark Lawrence . New York : Bloomsbury , 2020 . Map. Notes. Bibliography. Index . viii...
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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 (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 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (3): 449–480.
Published: 01 August 2022
...Maria G. Gatti Abstract Brazilian novelist Érico Veríssimo (1905–75) was an ambiguous subject of the Good Neighbor Policy: invited to the United States by the Department of State, he was also accused of anti-Americanism by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). An international police...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (2): 223–250.
Published: 01 May 2022
... shifting carceral priorities during periods of political crisis and reform, increased detention of women, and the function of racial categories. These patterns suggest that Bourbon reformers used policing power as a form of social control while the visitas continued to operate as a performance of royal...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (4): 611–642.
Published: 01 November 2022
...Pedro Jimenez Cantisano Abstract This article considers the rights-based opposition that helped fuel Rio de Janeiro's 1904 Vaccine Revolt. I argue that the revolt was embedded in sociolegal conflicts about the policing of homes. In the early twentieth century, empowered by new laws, public health...
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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 (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 (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 (1996) 76 (2): 249–282.
Published: 01 May 1996
... for fugitive slaves. The amounts awarded depended on how long the slaves had been apart from their owners. 105 Some 50 armed slaves shouting “Viva a Liberdade!” fought with troops in Espírito Santo in early 1849. Although quickly put down, the revolt left the planters in that province shaken. Police...
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