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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (2): 352.
Published: 01 May 1989
.... Presented by the author, a political scientist, as a depiction of Mexican political history, it constitutes an exercise in “elitelore” by setting forth a first-person account of the career of a mythical but representative politician, Lic. Antonio Gutiérrez Enríquez. This fictitious character is “a composite...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (1): 186–187.
Published: 01 February 1991
... and individual right-wing Catholics, giving the impression that the church as an institution is compromised by the actions of zealous followers. The value of Politicians , Pupils , and Priests is that it treats education in the context of larger social and political developments, and specifically...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (2): 352–353.
Published: 01 May 1978
...Irene Fraser Rothenberg Bureaucrats, Politicians and Peasants in Mexico: A Case Study in Public Policy . By Grindle Merilee S. . Berkeley , 1977 . University of California Press . Tables. Diagrams. Glossary. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xix , 220 . Cloth. $12.50 . Copyright 1978...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (4): 843–844.
Published: 01 November 1996
...Lester D. Langley The Caribbean Legion: Patriots, Politicians, Soldiers of Fortune, 1946-1950 . By Ameringer Charles D. . University Park : Pennsylvania State University Press , 1996 . Photograph. Map. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index . vii , 180 pp. Cloth , $35.00 . Paper...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1998) 78 (1): 152–153.
Published: 01 February 1998
...Sonny B. Davis Eroding Military Influence in Brazil: Politicians against Soldiers . By Hunter Wendy . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 1997 . Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiv, 243 pp. Cloth , $39.95 . Paper , $18.95 . Copyright 1998 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2024) 104 (1): 170–171.
Published: 01 February 2024
...Jonathan Madison jonmadison@hotmail.com Until the Storm Passes: Politicians, Democracy, and the Demise of Brazil's Military Dictatorship . By Bryan Pitts . Oakland : University of California Press , 2023 . Photographs. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xviii , 246 pp. Paper...
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 (2016) 96 (2): 291–318.
Published: 01 May 2016
... labor pool. By looking at the history of finca San Juan las Chicharras, this article explores both the day-to-day functioning of coffee plantations and the ways in which workers, planters, and politicians alike grappled with the redirection of their output toward ever more lucrative export production...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (1): 73–99.
Published: 01 February 2021
... the new carceral logics through its prison reform stance. Since it was the only political party in which most of its leadership had all been imprisoned, it also offered a space for formerly incarcerated, self-educated workers to become career politicians. Ultimately, this essay tells the story of how...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (3): 393–426.
Published: 01 August 2008
... Mexico. This article traces Romero’s breathtaking transformation from humble cigarette vendor to culturally assimilated entrepreneur and behind-the-scenes politician, which paralleled and intertwined with three crucial periods of Mexican history: the Liberal Reform, the Porfiriato, and the Revolution...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 669–706.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., politicians, historians, and poets—whether admirers or detractors—repeatedly evoked his figure and his words as they celebrated, reviled, or sought to restore the Mexican Revolution and its legacies. This article takes the measure of Alvarado's political, corporeal, and textual powers over the century...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (2): 247–273.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Argentine politicians and immigration bureaucrats. They restricted entry, pushed for labor market exclusion, and engaged in diplomatic exchanges with British imperial authorities. In their view, mass migration not only had the power to make a white, European nation but also threatened to undermine that same...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (4): 681–716.
Published: 01 November 2017
... in classes, rehearsals, and performances. This article contends that in contrast to the friendly but distant bilateral relations forged by elite politicians in a tense Cold War context, dancers made the Cuban-Mexican relationship an intimate, creative partnership among revolutionary citizens...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (3): 471–505.
Published: 01 August 2012
... recent metalworkers’ strikes in São Paulo, and in the midst of their plan to facilitate a gradual, controlled liberalization ( distensão ) after years of dictatorial rule, the generals desperately needed the unified support of their civilian politician allies. But at the ARENA convention, an unexpected...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (3): 532–533.
Published: 01 August 1981
... Mexicana de la Historia that the “politician-intellectual” had a significant place in the past, the present, and even more crucially, in the future, because “politics is a cultural activity and culture, in its most transcendental sense, has a political significance. . .” (p. 172). In the essay “La historia...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (4): 702–704.
Published: 01 November 2014
... politicians, generals, and intellectuals, adopted as well as adapted to suit the needs, customs, and idiosyncratic circumstances of their given countries or national contexts. There is ample evidence that Latin American politicians read and discussed the writings of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Edmund Burke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (4): 741–742.
Published: 01 November 1970
... during 1965. Two years later Bourne spent two more months in Brazil, Chile, Argentina, and Paraguay collecting material. The book consists of a 44-page introductory essay on politics in Latin America, biographical essays on six politicians, a 17-page concluding summary, about 50 footnotes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (3): 539–541.
Published: 01 August 1997
..., struggle, and engage in effective political contestation, precisely because the conventional electoral politicians were absent. In the sense of illustrating the capacity for democracy from below, the book provides a rich source of data for reflecting on the issues involved in a “transition to democracy...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1963) 43 (3): 448–450.
Published: 01 August 1963
...Madaline W. Nichols “Democracy is losing its followers,” she feels. “In our country everything is weakening. The money is weak. Democracy is weak and the politicians are very weak. Everything that is weak dies one day” (p. 46). Loss of faith in democracy is not confined to the poorest. When...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (1): 1–43.
Published: 01 February 1988
... to his many opponents to be the essence of the dishonest huckster and scoundrel, a “charlatan messiah” who embodied the most negative connotations of the term populist. For the antipopulist middle and upper classes, Adhemar was a corrupt, sleazy, and immoral hack politician whose demagoguery fed...