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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2008) 88 (3): 427–454.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Juliette Levy This article addresses how marital property regimes acted as obstacles to the development of the Yucatán credit market. Marriage is a contract, and historically it carries with it significant financial corollaries. Dowries, marital property regimes, and inheritance laws were all...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 351–352.
Published: 01 May 2019
...James L. Hill Property and Dispossession: Natives, Empires, and Land in Early Modern North America . By Allan Greer . Studies in North American Indian History . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2018 . Maps. Figures. Notes. Index. xvii, 450 pp. Cloth , £76.99...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 67–98.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Roberto Di Stefano Beginning with the dissolution of colonial Christendom, the development of church property has been closely tied to processes of secularization in Latin American countries. This process is to be understood not as the marginalization of religion but as the restructuring of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2013) 93 (3): 544–545.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Andrés Tijerina Hers, His, and Theirs: Community Property Law in Spain and Early Texas . By Stuntz Jean A. . Foreword by Crimm Caroline Castillo . Preface by Bakken Morris . 2nd ed. American Liberty and Justice . Lubbock : Texas Tech University Press , 2010 . Maps...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2003) 83 (2): 442–444.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Heather Fowler-Salamini Empowering Women: Land and Property Rights in Latin America. By carmen diana deere and magdalena león. Pitt Latin American Series. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2001. Tables. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xxv, 486 pp. Cloth, $55.00. Paper,$24.95...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2006) 86 (1): 168–170.
Published: 01 February 2006
...David G. Lafrance A Pueblo Divided: Business, Property and Community in Papantla, Mexico . By emilio kourí. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2004. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Figures. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiii, 389 pp. Cloth, $60.00. 2006 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2005) 85 (4): 627–678.
Published: 01 November 2005
...Carmen Diana Deere; Magdalena León 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Liberalism and Married Women’s Property Rights in Nineteenth-Century Latin America Carmen Diana Deere and Magdalena León By the beginning of the twentieth century, married women’s property rights in Latin...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2004) 84 (1): 149–150.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Malcolm Ebright Translating Property: The Maxwell Land Grant and the Conflict over Land in the American West, 1840-1900. By maría e. montoya. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xvi, 299 pp. Cloth, $50.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 139–140.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Danna Levin Rojo Properties of Violence: Law and Land Grant Struggle in Northern New Mexico . By David Correia . Geographies of Justice and Social Transformation . Athens : University of Georgia Press , 2013 . Photographs. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiii, 220 pp. Paper...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2003) 83 (2): 444–446.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Rory Miller Oil, War, and Anglo-American Relations: American and British Reactions to Mexico's Expropriation of Foreign Oil Properties, 1937-1941. By catherine e. jayne. Foreword by julián nava. Contributions in Latin American Studies, No. 19. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 2000. Photographs...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 259–296.
Published: 01 May 2017
... communal property rights, proclaiming “land to the original owners.” Revisionist scholars in the 1980s and 1990s, critical of the revolution, argued that the nationalist party eroded communal property rights. This article demonstrates that comunario political action after the revolution not only succeeded...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 95–129.
Published: 01 February 2017
... coalition challenged this open-door policy, culminating with the 1969 nationalization of Gulf Oil's properties by the military regime of Alfredo Ovando Candía. Ironically, though, the nationalization was driven partly by the same conservative logic that had animated the MNR's liberalization, in that Ovando...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 209–245.
Published: 01 May 2019
... litigation, this article contributes to the historiography on household formation and property accumulation among a small black elite in Brazil's slave society. By following the fortunes of some of his legatees, I illustrate how difficult it was for African-descended Brazilians to transfer wealth to the next...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 207–236.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Independence. By analyzing haciendas as a kind of constitutional gray zone in which vaguely defined property rights clashed with vaguely defined directives for constitutional political organization, the article contributes to understanding liberal state formation in Latin America during the crucial first years...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 193–222.
Published: 01 May 2017
... trapiches . The article demonstrates how k'ajchas and trapiches contested the property rights of the traditional Spanish mine- and millowners in Potosí. I also highlight the key role of women in refining and trading ores, which challenges standard gender assumptions about mining labor. By the eighteenth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 February 2013
... activities performed outside the mines by women. Some of this work involved the preparation and distribution of goods and foodstuffs and basic housekeeping at mining haciendas, and women’s engagement with small-scale trade, market activities, and the management of properties in the city. Indian women also...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2013) 93 (2): 171–203.
Published: 01 May 2013
..., capital of the Audiencia of Guatemala. Their final destinations were often rural properties located in or near the Pacific lowlands of modern-day Guatemala and El Salvador, where the largest sugar and indigo plantations counted dozens of Angolans among their enslaved workers. A decided majority of these...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2009) 89 (3): 471–499.
Published: 01 August 2009
..., suggest that these residents were inventing new roles for themselves and took pains to bring attention to their new social positions as property-owners (“solarero,” or owner of a solar), Spanish speakers, Catholics, and city dwellers (“criollo,” or born in the city rather than in a rural community). The...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2008) 88 (2): 219–233.
Published: 01 May 2008
... and brokered between Parliament and the government led to more efficient outcomes. In Spain, where the crown could selectively assign and abrogate property rights in a manner unchecked by formal political institutions, fiscal weakness and economic stagnation resulted. This institutional gap was...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 187–188.
Published: 01 February 2015
... behalf. One chapter looks at how Mexican women in Texas and Mexico used American divorce laws to protect family property, to remove unwanted, dissolute, or abusive husbands, and to establish a modicum of autonomy. Moreover, divorce proceedings without church oversight were unavailable in Mexico through...