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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 223–256.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Sarah Hines AbstractThis article traces the Misicuni dam project, which promised to solve water scarcity in the Central Valley of Cochabamba, Bolivia. First proposed in the 1940s, the project captured the popular imagination in the 1960s and 1970s, broke ground in the 1990s, and opened in 2017...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2014) 94 (1): 160–161.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Federico Finchelstein Mussolini’s National Project in Argentina . By Aliano David . The Fairleigh Dickinson University Press Series in Italian Studies . Madison, NJ : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press , 2012 . Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 209 pp. Cloth , $75.00 . © 2014 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2007) 87 (2): 327–352.
Published: 01 May 2007
...Rodney D. Anderson; Tamara Spike © 2007 by Duke University Press 2007 A decade-long project incurs many debts. We wish to thank the HAHR editors, Matt Childs, and Sarah Franklin for their close reading of this article in its various stages. The National Endowment for the Humanities, Division...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2006) 86 (1): 196–198.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Neill Macauley The Cuba Project: CIA Covert Operations 1959-1962. By fabián escalante. Translated by maxine shaw. The Secret War Series. New York: Ocean Press, 2004. Glossary. Notes. 195 pp. Paper, $16.95. 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 Book Reviews General Blacks, Coloureds, and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2005) 85 (1): 81–114.
Published: 01 February 2005
...David Guillet 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Customary Law and the Nationalist Project in Spain and Peru David Guillet Introduction The nationalist projects of the Latin American countries in the nineteenth cen- tury are only recently beginning to receive the attention they...
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Published: 01 May 2018
Figure 1. The Cochabamba region and Misicuni project infrastructure. (The Putucuni and Viscachas aqueducts have not yet been built.) Map created by Cochabamba architect Jorge Camacho Saavedra based on information from Empresa Misicuni, Estudio de evaluación . Figure 1. The Cochabamba region
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2002) 82 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Erika Pani 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Dreaming of a Mexican Empire: The Political Projects of the “Imperialistas” Erika Pani No suelen ser nuestras ideas las que nos hacen optimistas o pesimistas, sino que es nuestro optimismo o nuestro pesimismo, de orden fisiológico o...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 165–166.
Published: 01 February 2016
..., plantation-based sugarcane. Drawing on a wide range of mainly eighteenth-century archival sources, she convincingly shows that tobacco was in fact fundamental to the Spanish colonial project. Indeed, revenue from Cuban tobacco accounted for a quarter of the Spanish state's income. While it may have...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2012) 92 (1): 41–71.
Published: 01 February 2012
... from the briny lands began to torment the city. Intermittently from 1912 to 1950, the Mexican government carried out an ambitious drainage and fertilization project to curtail the dust storms and create an agricultural oasis. The government’s vision of a verdant and productive Texcoco bed generated...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2013) 93 (4): 547–583.
Published: 01 November 2013
... Southern Cone dictatorships. The trajectories of the secretariats followed the Chilean regime’s political evolution, as they served different goals and strategies and changed course as the government developed a more clearly defined political project, along with policies to carry such a project out...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2013) 93 (3): 347–376.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Nancy P. Appelbaum The mid-nineteenth-century Colombian Chorographic Commission drew on geology, archaeology, and history to project a patriotic past onto the Andean landscape of the young republic then known as New Granada. This geographic expedition, led initially by Agustín Codazzi and Manuel...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2013) 93 (3): 451–486.
Published: 01 August 2013
... indigenous, in this view, was projected outside the central areas controlled by the nation-state, beyond the frontiers of the Pampas, Patagonia, and the Chaco. Historical writing accepted and contributed to the formation of this image by characterizing the political mobilization of gauchos or peasants...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 615–648.
Published: 01 November 2014
... ethnography prepared him for his scouting work in the Chaco, a territory contested by both Bolivia and Paraguay. This work, done with the native population of the Chaco, helped secure victory over the Bolivians during the Chaco War (1932–1935). It also played a key role in his broader project of incorporating...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 649–679.
Published: 01 November 2014
... constructing the project, including Paraguay's flagship corporation, Conempa. In the barracks and community center located within the construction zone, single men were exposed to an array of company programs in health, safety, education, recreation, and social welfare intended to shape a new cadre of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2010) 90 (2): 215–245.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Christina Bueno This article examines the state project to gather pre-Hispanic artifacts in Mexico's National Museum during the dictatorship of Porfirio Díaz (1876–1910). It focuses on the government project as part of a larger effort aimed at constructing an official national history and image...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2013) 93 (4): 621–657.
Published: 01 November 2013
... the only intermediaries between popular subjects and the imperial state. Moral indebtedness was one racialized means by which various constituencies sought to craft or accommodate (in the case of authorities) a more inclusive political project that did not contradict the basis of imperial rule—even...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2008) 88 (3): 455–491.
Published: 01 August 2008
... transformation of a complex landscape of domestic hierarchies, emerged in intimate articulation with slavery's official end.After describing the project of domestic education carried out by the Catholic Church in Petrópolis, I focus on various attempts to use the force of law to interpret, regulate, and order...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 237–269.
Published: 01 May 2014
...-building projects. The ruler of Venezuela during this moment, Juan Vicente Gómez (1908–1935), had to weigh these benefits of fiscal reform against the usefulness of distributing lucrative tax farming contracts as patronage to his top collaborators. This article argues that the attempt to “import” modern...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2012) 92 (1): 5–39.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Vera Candiani The Desagüe de Huehuetoca, as the colonial project to drain the Basin of Mexico was known, was designed to prevent flooding in the imperial City of Mexico by desiccating the lakes that surrounded it. Begun in 1607, the Desagüe sat not in the city itself but in the midst of an...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2012) 92 (1): 73–106.
Published: 01 February 2012
... land reform, economic development, and the scientific use of natural resources to the broader project of social transformation. Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Social Landscaping in the Forests of Mexico: An Environmental Interpretation of Cardenismo, 1934 – 1940 Christopher R...