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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 709–710.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Deborah Jakubs Tango Lessons: Movement, Sound, Image, and Text in Contemporary Practice . Edited by Miller Marilyn G. . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2014 . Photographs. Figures. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. x, 282 pp. Paper , $24.95 . Copyright © 2015 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2003) 83 (2): 401–403.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Kathryn Burns Between the Sacred and the Worldly: The Institutional and Cultural Practice of “Recogimiento” in Colonial Lima. By nancy e. van deusen. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2001. Map. Tables. Appendixes. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. xviv, 319 pp. Cloth,$60.00. 2003 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2006) 86 (4): 850–851.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Thomas Whigham The Practice of Politics in Postcolonial Brazil: Porto Alegre, 1845-1895 . By roger a. kittleson. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2005. Maps. Table. Photographs. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xi, 266 pp. Paper, $27.95. Duke University Press 2006 Book Reviews General...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2010) 90 (4): 627–659.
Published: 01 November 2010
... responsibility of the author and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Cancer Institute or the National Institutes of Health. Making the Immoral Moral: Consensual Unions and Birth Status in Cuban Law and Everyday Practice, 1940 – 1958 Sarah R. Arvey In 1944, four years...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 407–438.
Published: 01 August 2018
... of natural history knowledge production and the praxis of geopolitics. Zea, the naturalists whom he hired, the savants who promoted the naturalists' work, investors, journalists, formal and informal diplomats, and officials in Caracas, Quito, and Bogotá were all engaged in an array of practices...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2012) 92 (3): 543–544.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Paula Rebert Traveling from New Spain to Mexico: Mapping Practices of Nineteenth-Century Mexico . By Carrera Magali M. . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2011 . Illustrations. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xxi, 325 pp. Paper , $24.95 . Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 769–771.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Antonio Augusto Rossotto Ioris Practical Authority: Agency and Institutional Change in Brazilian Water Politics . By Abers Rebecca Neaera and Keck Margaret E. . New York : Oxford University Press , 2013 . Illustrations. Table. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xxii, 263 pp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2003) 83 (1): 210–212.
Published: 01 February 2003
...Theron Corse Healing Cultures: Art and Religion As Curative Practices in the Caribbean and Its Diaspora. Edited by margarite fernández olmos and lizabeth paravisini-gebert. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2001. Photographs. Illustrations. Notes. xxi, 236 pp. Cloth,$45.00. 2003 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2013) 93 (4): 621–657.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Ileana M. Rodríguez-Silva This essay investigates the political workings of gratitude in Puerto Rico in the postabolition decades in order to uncover how these practices of benevolence, which obscure the violence of everyday marginalization, became key in liberal political forms as a means of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2014) 94 (1): 77–105.
Published: 01 February 2014
... the murgas populares , with attention to both the political discourses from above and the everyday music practices from below. I show that, far from being inspired by common interest or nationalist sentiment alone, the ruling elites turned to cultural politics as an arena through which to define the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 237–269.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Western fiscal systems into Venezuela resulted in a circuitous, contingent transition, producing state structures that combined patrimonial and legal-rational practices and that thus may be characterized as neopatrimonial. The Gómez regime introduced direct administration of the liquor tax into certain...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 595–629.
Published: 01 November 2015
... wages and unfair practices. During these years, an active campaign to overthrow the dictatorship of Gerardo Machado influenced a new generation of young doctors and medical students, who pushed the federation to link its class interests to the broader political and social problems of the Cuban people. I...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2012) 92 (2): 245–267.
Published: 01 May 2012
... over the future of labor organizing, and efforts to seek social justice. Drawing on the work of Paulo Freire in Pedagogy of the Oppressed , students in the seminars engage in praxis and work to deconstruct four interrelated and seemingly fixed binaries: structure and agency, theory and practice...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2011) 91 (3): 409–429.
Published: 01 August 2011
... ideas and practices and larger social forces. After an overview of Stepan's approach and findings, the essay discusses two major trends in the literature that emerge from and build on Stepan's work: the incorporation of sexuality along with race, gender, and class in studies of science and medicine in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 355–379.
Published: 01 August 2014
... notions of legal custom had two temporal trajectories, one harkening back to a “time immemorial,” the other pointing to repeated community practice. In the late eighteenth century, indigenous litigants and legal officials added another temporal dimension to native custom. This version of custom contained...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2008) 88 (3): 361–391.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Pablo Lacoste This article examines the role of entrepreneurial women in colonial Mendoza, a trade and transport center characterized by wine production. In other economic activities, such as cattle raising and transportation, female ownership of the local means of productions was practically...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2008) 88 (3): 455–491.
Published: 01 August 2008
... families from the elite of the imperial city of Petrópolis, and how the nature of workplace relations in the domestic sphere constituted a central point of reference for the formulation of a nascent feminist rhetoric. These new rhetorics and practices, which engaged in defining and controlling the slow...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 481–515.
Published: 01 August 2016
..., arguing that the two primary modes of understanding the spread of illness in the early modern world, that of miasmic factors and that of contagion, provided rationalizations for the perseverance of idolatrous practices, informed the institutionalized prevention of these heretical acts, and ultimately...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2014) 94 (1): 1–33.
Published: 01 February 2014
... mutual forgetting reveals much about the subtle but persistent disjuncture between leftist ideology and grassroots political practice that characterized mid-twentieth-century Brazil. Analysts have long bemoaned and explored this disjuncture in the context of Brazil’s labor politics; this article argues...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 February 2013
... for their children and often used legal measures to protect them from abusive labor practices common to mining towns. Ultimately, this article argues that indigenous women’s roles above ground were as important as those performed by their male, silver-extracting counterparts below ground. Sections of...