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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...
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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...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 709–710.
Published: 01 November 2015
... diverse collection, and the detailed and highly informative footnotes further embellish the essays. Even those readers who are well versed in tango history will learn a great deal from Tango Lessons . Tango Lessons: Movement, Sound, Image, and Text in Contemporary Practice . Edited by Miller...
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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...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 407–438.
Published: 01 August 2018
... beyond the power-laden relations embedded in the composition and content of maps to show how cartography, together with other scientific practices like geology, mineralogy, and botany, were produced, deployed, circulated, and consumed. 11 The Colombian-hired expedition helped produce the recognizable...
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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...
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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...
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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 August 2018) 98 (3): 471–501.
Published: 01 August 2018
... ad hoc food distribution sites, the article explores how the UP revolution expanded long-standing practices of community-led price monitoring and food distribution to make the promise of economic democracy more concrete for urban, working-class consumers. As the JAPs' power grew, however, such...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2009) 89 (3): 435–470.
Published: 01 August 2009
... development and official practices of state agencies in Latin America. Copyright 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 The Race to Progress: Census Taking and Nation Making in Brazil (1870 – 1920) Mara Loveman The “glorious mission” of the population census, wrote the interim director of...
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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 2013) 93 (3): 377–409.
Published: 01 August 2013
.... Abolitionist performances, then, challenged the institution of slavery but left unscathed cultural assumptions about racial difference and hierarchies. Abolitionist performances, dynamic and complex, became a crucial vehicle for spurring popular political mobilization in the 1880s, a practice that reverberated...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2008) 88 (2): 219–233.
Published: 01 May 2008
... directives from the crown; and the differences between Spanish and British imperial fiscal systems have been overstated. Their first and second points are a welcome corrective to oversimplified treatments of early modern Spanish fiscal politics, and echo findings on absolutism in France. In practice...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2010) 90 (3): 423–454.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., and practices such as the Lancasterian system of monitorial education, trial by jury, freedom of the press laws, steam engines, and mining technology. This generation of independence leaders carried on a purposeful correspondence with famous British figures such as abolitionist William Wilberforce...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2010) 90 (3): 489–522.
Published: 01 August 2010
... violence but then quickly rebounded. Second, did the post-independence judicial system effectively integrate liberal legislative reforms into courtroom standards and practices? The study shows that, while republican court reform failed in some measures, it also succeeded in the following four areas: The...
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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...